Nancy de Flon - Fine Artist

Nancy de Flon

Harriman, NY - United States

 
 
 

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Nancy de Flon

Harriman, NY - United States

Nancy de Flon - Fine Artist

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About Nancy de Flon

Welcome to my website! I am an award-winning photographer of editorial and fine-art images. My book Historic Hudson Valley: A Photographic Tour, photographed and authored with my son, Anton, was published in July 2013. My goal is to create Fine Art Photography that captures the natural and the historical landscape.

In place of a personal tour, my photographs share with you the places I love and that mean most to me—above all, the Hudson Valley and Catskills where I live, New England which brings me back to my affinity with the coast, and Sweden, where I lived for several years and where I first picked up a “serious” camera.

As a trained historian, one of my great passions is to photograph old buildings. Whether abandoned ruins or still in use—frequently “repurposed” from their original function – they are part of the human story, and my work is to “tell history” through them. Some of my pictures are “environmental” images showing the structure in its natural surroundings; other times I shoot in close to capture the detail, perhaps an architectural feature or the patterns of peeling paint. In all cases, my artistic interpretations respect the unique characteristics of the subject as I avoid any approach that draws attention to technique for its own sake.

My artistic inspirations include the 19th-century Hudson River Painters, especially Thomas Cole and Asher B. Durand—Durand for his meticulous fidelity to his subject and Cole for his use of his art to convey a message. Among photographers who inspire me are Galen Rowell, Robert Glenn Ketchum, and William Neill.

My main camera is a Nikon D7100, with a Canon Powershot G15 as backup. Among my wonderful instructors have been Jim Zuckerman, Rob Sheppard, William Neill, Kerry Drager, and other master photographers. My photography strives to capture the natural and the historical landscapes of the places I love best.

Along with my color images I am developing a collection of “modern vintage” photographs in monochrome. Ansel Adams and Walker Evans, above all, have opened up for me the amazing possibilities of monochrome work.

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Royal Mills Color by Nancy de Flon

 

Bradford Soap Works Monochrome by Nancy de Flon

 

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Newport Harbor with Pell Bridge by Nancy de Flon

 

Smiling Sunflower by Nancy de Flon

 

Sunflowers and The Tree by Nancy de Flon

 

Sakonnet Bridge with Tugboats by Nancy de Flon

 

Plum Island Summer Afternoon by Nancy de Flon

 

Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse by Nancy de Flon

 

Praying Sunflower by Nancy de Flon

 

Sunflower Greetings by Nancy de Flon

 

Portsmouth Harbor with Bridges by Nancy de Flon

 

Portsmouth Harbor with Tugboats by Nancy de Flon

 

Portsmouth Harbor Tugs Close-up by Nancy de Flon

 

Sunny Motif no. 1 by Nancy de Flon

 

Bridges of New York by Nancy de Flon

 

Cape Pond Ice by Nancy de Flon

 

Busy Gloucester Harbor by Nancy de Flon

 

Fisherman's Shack in Gloucester by Nancy de Flon

 

Old Factory in Gloucester by Nancy de Flon

 

Dreamtime at the Ashokan Reservoir by Nancy de Flon

 

Galilee Fishing Fleet by Nancy de Flon

 

Vibrant Chocorua by Nancy de Flon

 

Poets Walk Park by Nancy de Flon

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