Shadowglyphs

An instant photography project focused on (literally) things and their shadows. Exploring the shapes and symbols, textures, highlights, and gloom created when light strikes one thing or things, and casts its/their shadow(s) on the surface(s) beyond it/them…

A few new Polaroid images, from this project…

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A thing and it's shadow #polaroid #instant #photography
A shadowglyph is a thing and its shadow…or, in this case, just its shadow.

shad·ow / SHadō / noun

  1. A dark area or shape produced by a body coming between rays of light and a surface.
  2. Used in reference to proximity, ominous oppressiveness, or sadness and gloom.

shad·ow / SHadō / verb

  1. To envelop in shadow; cast a shadow over.
  2. To follow and observe (someone) closely and secretly.

glyph / glif / noun

  1. A hieroglyphic character or symbol; a pictograph.
  2. In architecture, an ornamental carved groove or channel.

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