James Vedder Imaging

See deeply in order to better photograph; photograph in order to see more deeply. -JNV dates are upload dates

Variety N0. 1

Variety N0. 2

Variety N0. 3

Not A Color But Many Shades

Translucent Flowers in Color

Floating on water in a dish which was set on a light table. It's all about the light.

Colors and kinds

Hot Hot

Mind If I Look Over YourHead?

Not Just A Flower'

Wonder at the detail of the petals, the Carpal in the enter, stamens [which has anthers and filaments) those colors... but most people just see "a bunch of flowers", if that.

Christmas Cactus


Cactus 3

Photo taken indoors in winter. Warmed me up!

Some flowers have faces if you look closely

Passing by a vase

Could not pass by

Like my profile, huh??

Patagonia, Torres del Paine

"Torres del Paine" in Spanish is the name of the National Park and also of mountain towers within this range of the Andes.


Arctic photos from Svalbard, Norway and north to 82 degrees, Aug-Sep 2018

Images for Essays

images, slides to insert into essays

Fine Art, Doges Palace, Venice

I arose early on a November morning to be first in line; I wanted the forms and textures of he arches and columns without tourists in the frame. Doges were nominated by the City Council to govern Venice.

Artwork by Hand Helps us See

A few sketches, drawings, paintings to help us see for photography


Selected photos from Philippines, Thailand, Japan, etc.


Mostly flowers and small animals


Light and Lighting

Guest Artists

The woman’s eyes blend into the dark around her. The artist is “photographer Sebastion Unrau,... Deutschland.” He started in 2015! Nicole S is a young woman not afraid to experimebnt and

Black and White

Images that emphasize texture, form etc.


Images of Africa, Asia, and Europe


The Shared Beauty of Nature


Images from Morocco, Kenya, Tanzania, Tunisia and other African countries.