I have been talking to my tutor Russell, and he introduced me to Joseph Ford, whose work includes some interesting Diptychs combining drone photography with more conventional photography like this:


This has me thinking about the work I am doing on beauty and the sublime, I mentioned a few posts back that there seemed to be a shift from the beauty to the sublime when the camera was shifted down rather than looking across the landscape, I am now musing over the idea of creating Diptychs for each image demonstrating this, the rub is that not all the sites I have photographed produce a particularly beautiful image when taken more conventionally.I am planning to take a road trip today to revisit some of the sites and determine if they are just not beautiful or if I missed the best composition. In the meantime I have created this Diptych to test the idea: