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Alternate view of Metropolis (pre-digital photomontage) Framed Art Print
Alternate view of Metropolis (pre-digital photomontage) Framed Art Print
Alternate view of Metropolis (pre-digital photomontage) Framed Art Print
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Metropolis (pre-digital photomontage)

Designed by sienebrowne
Metropolis was created in 1990 as part of my final portfolio for a Diploma in Fine Arts. Back then, digital options didn't exist for the average person, which meant the idea I had for the image had to be created manually. After taking a series of photos (*Pentax Program A 35mm camera, B&W neg film*) around Sydney's CDB. Next, I hand-cut and pasted 100 pieces from these photos to form the original image. Using ink and a fine brush, I blended the cut edges. Finally, I rephotographed the original onto large format B&W negative film and created the final photographic print. All the films and photographs used in the collage I hand processed. To create a digital version, I had the large format negative professionally scanned as it delivered a superior result to scanning a photograph. The image bears no resemblance to what Sydney really looks like. But it is fun to play "Spot the Landmark". A print of Metropolis was purchased by the Sydney City Council Town Planner of the time, because at first glance he thought it was Hong Kong, until he saw familiar landmarks and his office building. After all these years it's still one of my favourites ... "*For the Greetings Card version*":https://www.redbubble.com/people/sienebrowne/works/32246575-metropolis?asc=u&p=greeting-card *** *Featured in:* * Super Mugs - 26 Feb 2018 * The World As We See It, Or Missed It - 9 June 2018 * Creating Great RB Product Design (Top 10) - 7 August 2018 * Art Universe - 14 August 2018 * International Showcase - 2 December 2018 * The World As We See It, Or Missed It (Top 10) - 23 January 2019 * Surfaces and Textures - 19 February 2019 * Absolute Clarity (Top 10) - 26 March 2019 * Vibration in Art and Verse: VaVoom (Winner) - 24 April 2019 *** _^All images/works are copyrighted © sienebrowne (Siene Browne). All Rights Reserved.^_ []

Metropolis (pre-digital photomontage) Framed Art Print

Designed by sienebrowne

$73.34