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From paddock to wall. Just what does "photographic fine art" involve for Black Colt?

“In my mind’s eye, I visualize how a particular… sight and feeling will appear on a print. If it excites me, there is a good chance it will make a good photograph. It is an intuitive sense, an ability that comes from a lot of practice.” – Ansel Adams

People often ask me what my photographic process involves. I, myself used to wonder what made fine art different from documentary or advertising photography and it is a fine line. After many years of photographing horses and until recently printing them myself I realised that it is, for me, about the intention of the photographer and his unique take on that visual in front of him when he presses the shutter. 

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Welcome to Black Colt Photography

"...With a piece of Black Colt fine art, the aim is for the viewer to have the space to interpret the work with their unique persona. We all have a narrative. Whether it's a bespoke service for a day, an emotional and/or glamorous portrait of you and your horse or a piece from my fine art collection,  the approach never changes. Horses are horses. And I share your passion for them..."

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