Jonathan Todd, Maui, Hawaii Member Since June 2007 Artist Statement Jonathan Todd is an award winning photographic image fine artist known for blending surrealism within photographic expressionism. He has visited over 20 countries and has had his work featured in galleries and magazines globally. He is the producer and host of Hawaii Fine Art Radio on KAOI 1110 am and 96.7 fm. (facebook.com/MauiFineArtRadio)
Starting in film and handling his own developing he transitioned to digital in the first waves of the new art form and has continued with digital as his primary medium ever since. His subjects include Hawaii & Hawaiian Culture, Nature, Ocean, "Machines,"Micro and Macro "Sensory Inclusionistic Imagery" and "Desolation." Described by critics as, "Moody and Melancholy - Gentle, Deep and Passionate" he has developed a style of photographic art unique to his "warped view of the world we should all live in."
Current tools are Leica cameras and occasional iPhone 6 Plus - image stabilized and filtered. About Leica Todd says, "I could not achieve the passion, detail, and control with any other camera. Leica is so far superior that I can no longer believe that I would be the same artist without this amazing tool set." Collectors tend to favor limited editions which Todd makes available in under 99 signed and numbered pieces per image.