Within the Melting Chaos: The Tribute to H. P. Lovecraft Collection

Death Valley
  Collection
  Mule Canyon
Ruins Collection
Valley of Fire
  Collection
Enchanted Rock
     Collection
Chaco Canyon
   Collection
Wall Space
 Collection
  Abiquiu
Collection
Padre Island
  Collection
H. P. Lovecraft
    Collection
  Utah: Winter
2014 Collection
Wimberley
Collection
Chaco Re-imagined
       Collection
Places in Parallel
      Collection
Twenty miles west of Blanding, Utah, is the roadside


Sooner or later a lover of the weird fiction masterworks of H. P. Lovecraft is bound to express that literary emotion one way or another.

Just recently I was re-reading the master's cerebral piece "The Shadow Over Innsmouth", and once again, as with all of the singularly original writer's stories, stranger than strange images are conjured up in the mind. Lovecraft's narrative prose is slow moving, but not crawlingly so. There is always a creeping sense
of dread that compells us to read on. The author never turns sharp corners in his writings. The corners are all rounded, not hiding anything completely yet not revealing anything completely either.

The images here represent rather well what comes to mind when I'm reading Lovecraft. And as you can easily see, they are all manipulations of some of my pre-existing photographs. The "melted" look represents the slow but creepy aspect of his storytelling. The image with the spi-ral staircase could easily be seen as the entrance to Lovecraft's hideaway, and is my favorite.

All images are Limited Editions, made with archival materials and come with a Certificate of Authenticity. Click on thumbnails to view enlarged images. Enjoy.

lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502013.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502012.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502011.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502010.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502009.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502008.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502007.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502006.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502005.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502004.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502003.jpg lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography502002.jpg
And now for something completely different.
Home
lux_aeterna_fine_art_photography002001.gif
Home
Limited Editions
Galleries
Advertising
Earthscapes
Special FX
Travel
Black & White
In-Animate
                                                                                 Lux Aeterna Fine Art Photography

Yellowstone
  Adventure