The Photography of Sterling Edwards
Though Sterling Edwards is world renowned for his watermedia paintings he is also becoming very well known for his other creative outlet; photography. Using many of the same principles that he employs in his paintings, he has developed a keen eye for bold composition, strong shifts in contrast and light, and interesting shapes. As a professional artist Sterling knows the importance of presenting the viewer with an image that might be perceived as contemplative, aesthetic, inspirational, or a combination of perceptions. It must also must be a superior quality piece of art that is produced using the finest materials . His black and white photographs are produced in very limited editions as museum quality reproductions on rag paper using a state of the art giclee printing process. Landscapes and floral images are his favorite subjects as they present an unlimited range of possibilities. Although he works from his home studio in Hendersonville, North Carolina which is nestled in the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, his travels offer extraordinary opportunities to photograph some of natures most beautiful masterpieces.