What is Abstract Photography?What is Abstract Photography?5 years ago in Art Features More Like This
What is Abstract Photography?
Abstract work has been altered or shot in such a way that it's difficult to tell what the subject is or there could be several answers as to what it is. The usual attractions of Abstract Photography are the colours and shapes - the subjects can be objects but are very rarely whole landscapes or people.
Often when you look at a piece of Abstract Photography you'll find that emotions can be provoked - the combinations of shapes and colours are sometimes quite powerful.
Pictures that seem to resemble nothing, that are all shapes or colours or shadow and light, fall into abstraction. Abstract Photography can be playful; sharply focused or blurred; and revealing detail so fine or so far away as to be incomprehensible.
Abstract photography lends itself to beginners who like to experiment as much as to advanced abstract photographers who have developed a fine