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Joan Carroll

Joan Carroll

Fort Worth, TX

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My twin loves of photography and travel emerged early in life. I remember being enchanted by rare trips to an airport to meet an arriving flight, and equally enchanted by a train trip on the California Zephyr from Denver to Salt Lake City. Clearly, I wanted to go places! On these trips I had my trusty Kodak Instamatic camera, with those funky flash cubes! But almost as soon as I could, I was out traveling on my own! Luckily this coincided with an interest in 35 mm photography which I learned on my own and from friends. I can remember taking dozens of rolls of film on every trip...black and white and color in every ISO I thought I'd need!

Fast forward to 2008 after multiple academic degrees and a couple of careers...I found myself at the Beijing Summer Olympics. Two very memorable things occurred on that trip. The first was that a random picture taken of me showed a woman who was bursting with happiness. I was actually shocked when I first saw the picture for I had never seen myself look so happy....and I had just been laid off from my job! That had to mean something. The second was the amazingly inspirational nature of some of the sights that I encountered along the way in Beijing, Chengdu, and Shanghai (China) and Lhasa (Tibet). My love of photography roared back and I decided to devote my time and energy to it. While I was first introduced to photography through landscapes, I began to find my niche in architectural photography, finding inspiration in urban scenes and urban architecture. In my hometown of Fort Worth TX, I have explored our historical, endangered, and modern architecture. Farther afield, I have come to love the amazing historical county courthouses of Texas as well as other iconic Texas landmarks. From across the US, you will discover my love of lighthouses! And around the world you will see some of the wonders, large and small, from places such as Alaska, Colorado, California, Rhode Island, Wisconsin, New Jersey, Washington DC, Florida, the Canadian Arctic, Fort Worth, China, Tibet, Australia, New Zealand, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Brussels, Berlin, Bruges, Antwerp, Ghent, Istanbul, London, Prague, Rome, Vienna, and Spain. I focus on drawing out the details of a scene from light and shadow by merging multiple exposures. The images range from naturalistic to stylistic, depending on the mood that the scene evoked for me.

I hope you will consider one of these photos as an art work for your personal enjoyment! Thank you!


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Pena Palace Sintra Portugal by Joan Carroll

 

Bonaventure Cemetery IV by Joan Carroll

 

Horse and Carriage Seville Spain by Joan Carroll

 

Seville Spain View II by Joan Carroll

 

Milford Sound Fiordland New Zealand Artistic by Joan Carroll

 

Eglinton Valley New Zealand by Joan Carroll

 

Lake Wakatipu Viewpoint by Joan Carroll

 

Lake Wakatipu New Zealand Rocky Shore by Joan Carroll

 

Visari Corridor Florence Italy BW by Joan Carroll

 

Visari Corridor Florence Italy by Joan Carroll

 

Below the Visari Corridor Florence Italy BW by Joan Carroll

 

Below the Visari Corridor Florence Italy by Joan Carroll

 

Santa Croce Florence Italy II by Joan Carroll

 

David Says Do Not Enter by Joan Carroll

 

Tea in Seville Spain by Joan Carroll

 

Boots of a Working Man Artistic by Joan Carroll

 

Boots of a Working Man by Joan Carroll

 

Canoe on Emerald Lake British Columbia by Joan Carroll

 

Takakkaw Falls British Columbia III by Joan Carroll

 

PIazza del Duomo Florence Italy by Joan Carroll

 

Mural Dallas Texas by Joan Carroll

 

Siena Italy Cathedral Interior by Joan Carroll

 

Puente del Matadero Madrid Spain by Joan Carroll

 

Valencia Spain Bell Tower and Cathedral by Joan Carroll

 

Valencia Spain Street Art Artistic by Joan Carroll

 

Valencia Spain Street Art by Joan Carroll

 

Visions of Pastries in Valencia Spain by Joan Carroll

 

Cathedral Interior BW Valencia Spain by Joan Carroll

 

Cathedral Interior Valencia Spain by Joan Carroll

 

Bellagio Lake Como Italy by Joan Carroll

 

Beautiful New Zealand by Joan Carroll

 

Churches by Joan Carroll

 

Millhopper Framed by Joan Carroll

 

Cityscape Valencia Spain by Joan Carroll

 

Beach Warning Sign by Joan Carroll

 

Holiday Decorations by Joan Carroll

 

Historic Bridge Toledo Spain by Joan Carroll

 

Viva Cuba Mosaic Havana by Joan Carroll

 

Collage of Women by Joan Carroll

 

Fusterlandia II Havana Cuba by Joan Carroll

 

Liberty Bridge Budapest Hungary by Joan Carroll

 

Walking Across the Chain Bridge in Budapest Hungary by Joan Carroll

 

Crystal Palace Madrid Interior by Joan Carroll

 

Fair Park Mural Dallas TX by Joan Carroll

 

Convent of St Teresa Avila Spain by Joan Carroll

 

Cruising Lake Como Italy by Joan Carroll

 

Aggie Barn 2017 #2 BW by Joan Carroll

 

Aggie Barn 2017 #2 by Joan Carroll