Glass: Selfies at the De Young

Blown Glass by Josiah McElheny, DeYoung Museum

Blown Glass by Josiah McElheny, DeYoung Museum

The De Young Museum in SF, installation of blown glass sits on a glass table. A window is reflected in the table showing the copper roof overhang outside. The lighting is a complex mix of natural and “museum”. I tried to capture a selfie in the reflections of these glass objects.

Abstraction (detail), McElheny, 2003

Abstraction (detail), McElheny, 2003

The blown glass was part of an installation by Josiah McElheny, “Model for Total Reflective Abstraction”.

Another Selfie, Nikon D5100, Aperture priority, f/2.8, ISO 100

Another Selfie, Nikon D5100, Aperture priority, f/2.8, ISO 100

Just another selfie, camera body for a face.

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