Category: Photography


These days, oil painting ( tranh sơn dầu ) is the favored procedure by craftsmen all around the world, not just for the adaptability and its durable quality, yet additionally for the custom that goes with it.

Up until the twelfth century, gum based paint was the most well known strategy utilized by painters of the time, yet that changed with the development of the oil medium, which gave craftsmen a scope of attributes that would characterize Art History for some ages to come. In any case, antiquarians keep up that oil painting was brought into the world quite a while before that, dating as far back as the fourth century.

Old occasions civic establishments previously utilized creature fats joined with soil, charcoal, and chalk to deliver the firsts cavern paintings in the area of Bamiyan. On account of an exploration directed by the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, we realize that oil paint was utilized a great many years before European craftsmen began trying different things with the strategy.

Bothered with drying time, painters looked for a strategy that would permit them to control their work as wanted and include the same number of subtleties as they needed. So they accompanied blending linseed oils with dry powdered colors, pounding it until a glue consistency was accomplished.

Straightforwardness, translucency, profundity of shading, and surface, are among the numerous wonderful attributes that moderate drying paint brought to craftsmen’s studios. During the Golden Age of the Renaissance, the medium become broadly available and various painters, for example, Botticelli, Picasso, and Bellini – whose point was to make sensible pictures rose to build up the method.

The oil medium was culminated after some time, and its advanced structure was achieved by Belgian painter Jan van Eyck, going back to the fourteenth century.

The Baroque time frame was additionally exceptionally profited by the oil medium. The high focus and the refractive characteristics of the oil made it feasible for specialists to make complex structures of light and shadows, suitably exhibiting the wide scope of human feelings.

Besides, the Impressionist Movement in the nineteenth century owes its name to the painting “Impression, Sunrise” by Monet. This joined the innovation of the oil tube by American representation painter John G. Rand. The versatility permitted specialists to leave the limits of the studio, conceiving an offspring an unrest in suddenness, adequately delineating reflections, outlines, radiant hues, and scenes with more prominent exactness.

By the nineteenth century, oil painting ( tranh sơn dầu trang trí ) was at that point dispersed in large scale manufacturing, and notwithstanding the cylinder, pounding each shading by hand has for some time been obsolete and assorted current processing techniques are utilized to acquire quality hues. One of the most notable quality is without a doubt its changelessness after some time; the gathered skill and culminated techniques presently make it feasible for works of art to withstand the harming impacts of time.

No new improvements have been made since the twentieth century, yet the oil medium keeps on moving and interest craftsmanship sweethearts from everywhere throughout the world, just as delivering new specialists that have embraced it as their supported method to pass on their dreams.

Brooke & Steve’s Wedding at Grandview

I’ve heard it said that good things take time, but great things happen all at once. Brooke and Steve’s wedding at Grandview on Lookout Mountain, Georgia was great in many ways. #1: Two awesome people tied the knot. #2: The weather was in the 60′s in January! #3: The wedding was held at our favorite venue – Grandview. In addition this, Brooke and Steve also hired us to shoot their rehearsal dinner at The Cafe on the Corner which was also on Lookout Mountain. Since I don’t have the Cafe’s permission, I won’t include those here. There’s a LOT more that can be said about what was great about this day, but instead of going on forever, here are a few shots that tell the story.

Julia & Cory’s Wedding at Grandview

The weather was a bit colder than expected, but that didn’t stop Julia and Cory from having the perfect wedding at Grandview in Lookout Mountain, Georgia. Witnessing the joy of countless friends and family, this wedding couldn’t have been any better! Here are a few photos that tell the story.

Jessica & Glenn’s Wedding at Rossville Church of Christ

Jessica and Glenn tied the knot at Rossville Church of Christ! With music from Star Wars for the groom’s entry to a Storm Trooper salute at the reception, this wedding was fun and fun was had by all. Jessica and Glen had family and friends surrounding them, supporting them and encouraging them. We heard many comments about how great they are as a couple and that always makes it fun for us. We worked to capture the joy of the day. We thought we’d entered a “Dancing with the Stars” competition at the bride and groom’s first dance; it was amazing! The Niko’s reception was beautiful and an amazing spread of food and drink. It was a pleasure to work with this couple and their friends and family.