Pairing fine art photography and geology, Jonathon Wells’ photo-geologic composites search for an interplay between the built environment and the geologic foundation below.

 


This unusual surface/subsurface perspective offers a provocative point from which to consider landscape and contemplate our sense of place.

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Pairing fine art photography and geology, Jonathon Wells’ photo-geologic composites search for an interplay between the built environment and the geologic foundation below.

 


This unusual surface/subsurface perspective offers a provocative point from which to consider landscape and contemplate our sense of place.

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Series

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New York – City Block

Boston Basin

Boston Basin

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Minneapolis – St. Paul

About Jonathon Wells

About Jonathon Wells

Trained as both a fine art photographer and as a geologist, Jonathon Wells has created scientifically accurate photo-geologic composites with both surface and subsurface views since 2002. He continues to build the existing Location, Environmental, and Extraction series at sites around the world where he identifies a thought-provoking intersection of land use and underlying geology.

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About Jonathon Wells

About Jonathon Wells

Current Practice

Trained as both a fine art photographer and as a geologist, Jonathon Wells has created scientifically accurate photo-geologic composites with both surface and subsurface views since 2002. He continues to build the existing Location, Environmental, and Extraction series at sites around the world where he identifies a thought-provoking intersection of land use and underlying geology.

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