"Macro Art In Nature"

Explorations in the artistic world of macro photography.

“The Human Camera” – This is truly incredible!

Often you will hear in the world of photography that one needs to keep a open mind, to learn how to “see” their surroundings, to try and “take it all in”.
I thought I was pretty good at it.
But, … this guy is truly a master!
I believe this video has been around for about two years, but I am seeing it for the first time.
Simply incredible, … and says so much about the human mind!!

In some ways this video relates to macro photography and being able to see the smallest of details, and recording them.

“Beautiful Minds” – Stephen Wiltshire

“Macro Art In Nature”

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12 Comments »

  1. amazing!! sure glad you posted to NPN, good to see you there.. and many thanks for the link, bookmarking that one for sure..
    in fact I need to look through your own updated galleries, been too long :)

    Comment by Cindy | August 24, 2008 | Reply

  2. Good Lord. Incredible – he has an amazing talent

    Comment by Adam | August 25, 2008 | Reply

  3. Thank you, I’ve never seen that before. I’ve drawn things all my life and to be honest my first camera was to grab pictures to draw from not to use for itself. i’ve merged them since though. Anyhow thank you again its refreshing and humbling to see one so great who might at first glance seem to be disabled.

    Theo

    Comment by Theodore | August 25, 2008 | Reply

  4. Thanks guys,

    Here is a link with a bit more information on Stephen Wiltshire for those interested. You can also run some searches and find him creating some more artwork. Again, ….. incredible!

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Wiltshire

    Comment by macroartinnature | August 25, 2008 | Reply

  5. Wow. That truly is incredible. Thanks so much for posting this.

    Comment by Laurie | August 25, 2008 | Reply

  6. Thanks for the video and the link. I read of stories like him in the books of Oliver Sacks (and Steven I see now was one of the people he mentioned), but I have never seen anybody like him in action. Really impressive.

    Comment by Massimo | August 25, 2008 | Reply

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  8. Stephen Wiltshire, you indeed have a terrific memory as well as a great gift from god! It is amazing how you have overcome your disability and not let the autism get in your way of life! I to have a disability of being in a wheel chair due to having “Osteogenesis Imperfecta,” so I know what it is to deal with living life to the fullest with a disability. God has surely blessed you and I hope you keep up the good work, and I will surely pass this along to my friends and family for their viewing.

    ~*~ Ann ~*~

    Comment by Ann M. Mullins | August 27, 2008 | Reply

  9. Thanks again everyone for visiting.

    You can also go over to YouTube and type in his name, Stephen Wiltshire, and you will see some of his visits and drawings from Tokyo, Hong Kong, New York, Madrid, … and more!

    Comment by macroartinnature | August 28, 2008 | Reply

  10. All I can say is WOW !!!

    Thanks for the link !!

    Comment by Bernie Kasper | August 30, 2008 | Reply

  11. I had to look at it twice, amazing!
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    Comment by Kristel | October 4, 2008 | Reply

  12. Your style is unique compared to other people I have read stuff from.

    Thank you for posting when you’ve got the opportunity, Guess I will just book mark this site.

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