The desire to communicate a specific natural phenomenon by abstraction and / or creating tension with reality, cannot be a mechanical exercise simply based on technique, in camera or in post. My artistic vision is currently being driven by a desire to ignore convention and rules if they do not serve my purpose. Here I attempt to embolden an image, to try and describe elemental aspects that attracted me at the time. Depending on what techniques I use I can veer from elements of abstract impressionism to abstract expressionism - sometimes both! It is never the intent to use one way or another, or put the aesthetic at the front, the image takes me where it needs to