Caged:  Water, Wind, and Light

Caged: Water, Wind, and Light

“Time flows away like the water in the river. ”
― Confucius

Monday I had the opportunity to spend a morning at the zoo to work on my current personal project, Caged.  When going to the zoo, I always sign up for the first time available so I can beat the crowds and leave before many people begin arriving for the day.  The result of my early arrival Monday led to not many animals being out and about.  Since there wasn’t much going on with the animals first thing,

Caged:  Exploring Low Key

Caged: Exploring Low Key

“A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.”
― Leonardo da Vinci

During the past couple of weeks, I had the opportunity to spend several mornings exploring the zoo with my camera.  I chose Riverbanks Zoo as the location to work on my current personal project, Caged.

In the past, I preferred overcast days for photographing animals at the zoo.  During my recent visits, I have been intrigued by