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Introduction to Schmidt Fine Art Gallery

Posted By Kurtaggie 6 hours ago on Art - With some encouragement from his community, Kurt Schmidt has opened up a gallery where other photographers like him can make and sell their work. Whether you are a photographer who is trying to take off as an artist, or an art collector in search of inspiring works to fill your home, Schmidt Gallery is here to service you. We are a gallery for the artist by the artist.More

Cedar Waxwing taken by Clint Murchison

Posted By Kurtaggie 1 day 18 hours ago on Art - Schmidt Fine Art Gallery is extremely proud to present another photographic piece by resident artist Clint Murchison. Any outdoor enthusiasts alike will find Murchison’s approach, creativity and, ability to shoot wildlife as organic, seamless and tranquil. We are excited and pleased to offer this latest work entitled Cedar Waxwings which is another demonstration of the artists fine tuned technical ability that has taken multiple years to hone and perfect. This piece is of course capturing the sheer beauty of the Cedar Waxwing bird. More

A Brief History of Photography

Posted By Kurtaggie 1 day 6 hours ago on Art - Do you ever wonder what life would be like without the invention of photography? It has seeped its way into every aspect of life. For me, not only do I document my day and post it on social media but the very act of screenshotting something I want to remember has become a way of note-taking. In just 200 years, photography has made its way from a whopping eight hour exposure to a mere thousandths of a second click that doesn’t even need to leave its pixelated form. Allowing photographers to capture hundreds of images within minutes and tossing out all but a few.More

Cardinal Love..Birds in Winter

Posted By Kurtaggie 18 hours ago on Art - Do you love wildlife so much that you want to bring the outdoors into your home? Schmidt Fine Art Gallery are proud to present Cardinal Love..Birds in Winter. An acrylic print shot by life long artist, photographer and native Arkansan Clint Murchison. 
The acrylic print is a photograph shot by the artist in the heart of the winter season. It depicts two Northern Cardinal birds perching on bare trees in the midst of an Arkansan winter. More

Banff National Park Waterfall and Ice Dam by Chalbaud

Posted By Kurtaggie 4 days ago on Art - This stunning photo taken in Banff National Park by Aurora Chalbaud comes incredibly close to recreating the feeling of standing at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. The icefield is a prominent feature of this image because of its position in the centre and the contrast in colour. The composition of this landscape captures the viewer’s attention immediately with the bright white icefield in the midground that melts seamlessly into the deep blue stream below it. The ripples in the stream are interrupted by scattered rocks protruding from the ground. More

Great Barrier Reef

Posted By Kurtaggie 2 days ago on Art - Do you love the ocean but live in city? Perhaps you’re inland and unable to access the coast regularly or you simply haven’t had time to take a vacation. For anyone who loves the ocean - its wonder, awe and of course its inhabitants - being away from it for extended periods of time can be damaging. 

3 Ways of Understanding an Image [Part 3, Composition]

Posted By Kurtaggie 3 days ago on Art - Now that we’ve taken a look at the unique ability for a photograph to capture it’s subject in realistic ways. And explored how a certain kind of exposure can evoke specific feelings, let's dive into why composition is one of the most important aspects of a photograph. More