Leonardo´s Smoke

Fog is one of my most beloved “colours”. I call it the Colour of the Graal. It helps me find or reveal the secrets in my pictures and within my life.
I combined this picture with a sketch by Leonardo da Vinci and called it Leonardo´s Smoke. Leonardo once wrote that “light and shade should blend without lines or borders in the manner of smoke” and his technique was called sfumato, after the Italian word meaning misty, toned down, dissolving and softened …  (bk)

My favourite "Color" is fog

My favourite “Color” is fog

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