Poetic Light Blog

Stories and photographs from Hendrik Paul.

Fine Art Photography, Marin, San Francisco Fine Art Photography, Tree Portrait

The Beauty of Trees

Another series that I have been working on is my Tree Portraits. For the past 8 years I have searched for Redwood trees that have...

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Fine Art Photography, San Francisco, Lifestyle Photography, Barn

Tilling My Past

There is a deep connection between me and the farm on which my mother grew up on. Walking around the grounds of the farm I...

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Fine Art Photography, Marin Photographer, Grandma (Omi) in the Kitchen

A Lifetime of Work

A while back I entered the NVAL 2016 International Juried Photography Show. The juror, Jack Fulton, was one of my favorite photography professors during Graduate...

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Fine Art Photography, San Francisco Photographer, Reflection

Discovering My Truth

Today I feel like a hermit. It is also a day where voices are telling me to stop being a recluse. The art world can...

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Fine Art Photography, San Francisco, Lifestyle Photography, Tunnels Under the Earth

Art and Fear

By my bed I have a book that I read and reread all the time. It is Art and Fear by David Bayles and Ted Orland. It...

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Peace in the Silence

There is a quote by Max Ehrmann that speaks to me like few other phrases or quotes do. It is as if the assembled words...

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One of My Favorite Stories

My dear friend Nicole, who I know from my Providence College days, has a wonderful blog that I just love reading. Nicole describes her blog...

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Lightning as my Flash

It was peak lightning season in Poland. There was a huge lightning storm going on outside of my train. As I watched lightning bolt after...

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Hello World

Hi Everyone! This is my first entry on my new blog page, Hendrik Paul Photography. I have been thinking about starting a blog for quite...

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