FINE & DECORATIVE ART
When in the presence of an object of art whether ancient or modern - I consider its beauty, its value, and the endurance of its appeal. My task is to highlight and transmit the creator's intentions, to bring the viewer into the artist's world.
These photographs communicate the experience of being in the presence of an art object of aesthetic and commercial value. Reid uses the controlled setting of the studio to eliminate distracting reflection, color or ambient light. Managing camera angle, choice of lens and arrangement of the objects themselves, he is expert in establishing a neutral interior environment, enabling the viewer to imagine the piece in any milieu.