DIGITAL ART PHOTOGRAPHY
The Art Work Of Rick Doble
12 Years On The Internet
The Culmination Of 40+ Years Of A Life In Art
---- 2000+ Images ----
Including 1700+ Digital Photos
Plus Experiments, Art/Science Images, Essays, Lifestory, More




experimental digital photography (EDP)
NEW FOR 2010
Experimental Digital Photography (EDP)

NEW FOR 2010
Retrospective -- Over 40 Years of Work

NEW FOR 2010
Illustrated Visual Influences Section
Painters, Photographers, Science, Art Movements
That Influenced My Work

painting with light online exhibit
Painting With Light
Slow Shutter Speed Photos

self portraits
Experimental Self Portraits
figure studies
Shadows and Figure Studies
The Art Of Digital Photography
The Art Of Digital Photography

Ideas, Essays
winter, spring, summer, autumn celebrations
Seasonal Celebrations
digital photos of music and musicians
Music-Audiences-Dance

Abstractions

Modern World Imagery
gif animations
Animations
not mini-movies but
'States Of Being'
colored snowflake images
Art-Science Images
images of the big bang universe explosion
Big Bang Images From
Cosmic Microwave Background
(CMB)
illustrated online autobiography and lifestory
Illustrated
Autobiography
Lifestory

New Myths For A Scientific Age
Digital Totem Poles
+ Stories, Ideas, Essays
All Essays
Resume - Major Mentions
Contact Information
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portrait of rick doble at different ages
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Rick Doble, Internet Artist
My digital work on the Internet is the culmination of my over 40 years of art photography. With computers, digital photography and the Internet, I was finally able to bring together my creative work into a whole.
Animation (left) = Rick Doble: ages 7, 16, 23, 53

Click on a thumbnail on the left to go to a category.

cover, Experimental Digital Photography book by Rick DobleNEW BOOK!
Experimental Digital Photography by Rick Doble
A complete illustrated how-to guide (Sterling Publishing)




   See my two other books on digital photography:
Everything Digital Photography book by Rick Doble    The Everything Digital Photography Book, 2nd Edition by Rick Doble, Adams Media Corporation, 2008. 362 pages. Text and all (77) photographs by Doble.





Career Building Through Digital Photography book by Rick Doble   Career Building Through Digital Photography by Rick Doble, Rosen Publishing Group, 2007. 64 pages. Text and 6 photographs by Doble.



























































    

COMPLETE LIST OF ALL INDIVIDUAL GALLERIES
Each Thumbnail Links To Its Own Gallery





PAINTING WITH LIGHT


The new expressive capability of
digital photography
Over 750 photographs from the last 4 years



    

SELF-PORTRAITS



Self Portraits in Motion
Self Portraits in Motion
These blurry and dreamy self portraits
were taken with a lot of movement
-- 41 digital photos --
Self Portrait Shadows
Self Portrait Shadows
Shadows against grass and a
rail road marker on the road.
-- 22 photos --
-- 1 animation --
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Walking Shadows
-- 7 animations --
Inspired in part by a line
from Shakespeare's Macbeth



Self Portraits Under Neon Light
Self Portraits Under Neon Light
--- 20 still pix ---
-- 6 gif animations --
Neon light distorts, colors and emphasizes.


extreme self portraits
Xtreme Self-Portraits
26 pix + 6 animations
self portrait shadows under a street lamp
Xtreme Xpressions
Street lamp shadows
33 photos
impossible self portraits
Impossible
Self-Portraits

20 pix + 6 animations
early digital self portratis
My first
experiments including
myself in the picture

12 photos
shadows as self portraits
Shadows and pieces
of shadows

11 photos
experimental self portraits
Lots of Experiments
68 photos
28 animations and film strips



     
Musicians - Audiences - Dancing

MUSIC & MUSICIANS
digital photographs of musicians
Rock and Roll, Electronic and Rave
Heavy Metal, Folk, Blues, Cajun, and Beach Music
--- 108 digital photographs ---
--- including 16 animations ---



   
MODERN IMAGERY



digital photographs with a television
Television Fantasia
27 still pix + 9 animations





Twilight Time
Twilight Time
Heavenly shades of night are falling ...
(The Platters)

--- 48 digital photos ---
curtains
CURTAINS AND BLINDS
-- 20 photos --
WHY CURTAINS?
a favorite subject
of painters:
in their folds, fabric
and bright patterns
inside and outside mingle
a meeting place
for light



Neon Dreams
NEON DREAMS
a digital photography series
about neon lighting.
--25 photos --

    
ANIMATIONS


FIRE!
GIF ANIMATIONS
almost 150 looping animations





FIGURE STUDIES


gif animated shadows
Walking Shadows
-- 7 animations --
Inspired in part by a line
from Shakespeare's Macbeth
shadow figures
Shadow Figures
-- 66 images --
Computer enhanced images
from candid digital photographs of shadows.
Plus a prose poem with narration.
woman in motion, derived from photographs of Eadweard Muybridge
Woman in Motion
An online display of computer photography
based partially on the work of Eadweard Muybridge
-- 10 images --
shadows
Xtreme Xpressions
Street lamp shadows
33 photos
fishing photographs
Gone fishing
A celebration of summertime
Silhouettes, figure studies and candid photography
-- 50 digital photographs --
self portrait shadows
Self Portrait Shadows
Shadows against grass and a
rail road marker on the road.
-- 22 photos --
-- 1 animation --


   

IMAGES OF THE BIG BANG


LIVE FROM THE BIG BANG
These pictures combine both art and science


images from the Big Bang explosion that created the universe
100+ personal artistic images
created directly from the radio waves,
"cosmic microwave background radiation" or CMB,
of the Big Bang.


    

ABSTRACTIONS


patterns in a swimming pool
Pool Patterns
--- 28 pictures ---
-- 4 animations --
The swimming pool at a vintage motel
creates unusual patterns and colors.
Lights Reflected in Water
Lights Reflected in Water
29 digital photographs





COMPUTER
PROCESSED IMAGERY
+ EXPERIMENTS



Static Man!
TV Static Man
Just for the fun of it
A talking head surrounded by clouds of static
-- 14 images including 1 animation --


abstract images derived from television static
TV STATIC ABSTRACTS
--- 30 images ---





NEW MYTHOLOGY

   
digital totem poles
Digital Totem Poles
long narrow columns with intricate designs
10 different totem poles


Essay: Toward a New Mythology
And a Future-Primitive Art



Essay: Thoughts about Art in the 21st Century



    
DIGITAL PHOTO
EXPERIMENTS


digital photographs of a carnival
"I see those carny lights! "
-- 21 photos --
experimental digital photography at a fall carnival


Essay: How To Experiment

ferris wheel digital photographs
Ferris Wheel Fantasy
-- 52 images --
experimental unmanipulated
digital photographs
all effects achieved through subject and camera movement
digital photography does strange things
to moving images



Lo-Res Self Portraits
artistic effects of very low resolution and low compression jpg photographs
Low resolution JPG provides interesting distortions



    

SCIENTIFIC PHOTOS


4th Annual Snowflake Exhibit
4th Snowflake Exhibit
My biggest snowflake exhibit
26 colorful snow crystals

    
SPRING


digital photographs of spring rain
Spring Rain Abstractions 2002
Window and windshield rain drops
-- 17 digital photos --

digital photographs of spring rain
Spring Rain Abstractions 2001
-- 12 digital photos --

digital photographs of spring rain
Spring Rain Abstracts 2000
-- 18 digital photos --
digital photographs of spring rain
Spring Rain Abstracts 1999
-- 25 digital photos --




SUMMER



digital photographs of fishing
Gone fishing
A celebration of summertime
Silhouettes, figure studies and candid photography
-- 50 digital photographs --
digital photographs of summer time
Summer Time
and the living is easy
37 digital photos, 9 animations
fireworks, lightning, Ferris Wheels
and more



AUTUMN


digital photographs of Halloween
Halloween
a photo essay
-- 82 photos --

Halloween costumes and decorations
from mythical masks and figures
from around the world.
See my 10 image online exhibit.
digital photographs of bonfires
Bonfires
It's a fall tradition. Feel the warmth.
-- 32 photos --



CHRISTMAS


digital photographs of Christmas figures & lights
Largest exhibit
and sharpest night pictures yet

Christmas Figures & Lights
--54 photos--
digital photographs of Christmas figures & lights
ALL CHRISTMAS PHOTOS
FROM YEARS PAST

---Now over 150 digital photos ---
--- folk art in the yard ---


    

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List of Sites, Past and Present
That Have Featured or Linked To This Site


Art, Artists, Thinkers Who Have Influenced My Work


Literary Works By Rick Doble

Dramatic Monologues
Included In A Major Anthology

One Act Play

A Modern Story For Children




Information For Schools, Students, Teachers