After several years of what I would consider to be more documentary photography, that is the representation of objective reality, I have found a gap remains in my work. In contrasting documentary photography to photo impressionism, Freeman Patterson's / André Gallant's comment in their book, Photo Impressionism:
"However, the impressionist photographer deliberately abandons physical exactitude in the belief that, by doing so, he or she can convey more effectively the reality of feeling."
From that passage emerged the obvious question what is photo impressionism?
From this basic question follows several others including:
I am in the process of developing and reviewing the reference materials, which will spawn additional questions and then another round of review.
Create Impressionistic Images Digitally – Digital Ortons, By Robert Berdan
1x Magazine - No. 2, The Making of: Dark #2 by Andreas Paehge (Page 128)
1x Magazine - No. 2, The Making of: Skyline by Jurgen Schrepfer (Page 148)
Artcyclopedia: Artists by Movement