Coast Salish Mask: Susan Point, Artist
I spent the last two days at an International Seabird conference in Victoria BC, celebrating beautiful fall weather in a windowless auditorium... Worth it, though, to connect with old friends - seabirds - with whom I started my career thirty years ago.
Not many photo opportunities, though. However, I was taken by this ornamental mask done by Coast Salish artist Susan Point, which decorates the Victoria Convention Centre, where our meeting was held. It is a terrific piece of art, enhanced by some pretty nifty lighting, so I have to say - I couldn't resist.
In the meantime, I head out to do some real field photography this weekend, whatever the weather.
Nikon D300, 18-200mm lens and some spiffy ambient light.