The Adventures of Michael Vincent

  1. 2020 Vision | Serenity

    20 Dec 2020
    Self Portrait Day 10 - Serenity: The Serenity Prayer is beautiful beyond the concept of words and language. It is profoundly spiritual in context, meaning and impact. I never realised there was a second part after the main prose, here is the full prayer, pay attention to the second part:…

  2. 2020 Vision | Light From Above

    19 Dec 2020
    This really makes sense now. Our Sun ☀️ is high above. Raining down golden light on us. So it makes perfect sense to position my light source above mums head and slightly forward so only edges of the light would land on her face, feathering fine detail. This is so…

  3. 2020 Vision | In Gods Image

    18 Dec 2020
    Preserving her Dignity has become the greatest challenge and privilege of my life. Dementia doesn’t care. It has no opinion either way about my personal mission. It does its thing, slowly and insidiously, even when I strive to bond and connect. I succeed simply because each moment created in 35mm…

  4. 2020 Vision | The Original Backdrop

    18 Dec 2020
    My technique is very simple. I start with a Black Canvas. Just like God did. And then, “let there be Light”. Ohh those epic words. The foundation of all creation. The original backdrop was Black. It makes perfect sense. By adding light exactly where I want it, I paint my…

  5. 2020 Vision | Silence

    17 Dec 2020
    Self Portrait Day 7-Silence: It has been a quiet year. This has gone beyond me being deaf. I have noticed, I haven’t spoken much. Very little conversations with others. Finger typing is not the same. To fill the atmosphere with the sound of my voice is an empty and meaningless…

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