LED Panel Pictures
These works compile hundreds of individual snapshots of various places in to a montage. The works are then digitally editted, then printed on to perspex panels. Whole images are completed with a back lit LED panel, allowing the viewer to been captured by a unique sense of depth.
Martyn has drawn inspirations from experimental photographers from the past such as Edweard Muybridge, Jules Ettiene Marie, Man Ray and David Hockney and video artist Baek Nam June.
Combining elements of traditional photography with technological processe, these new works, on display for the first time, form a fusion between man’s development of technology of the past, and explore the expansion of of our species through the digital age.
Elements of various social environments form the theme for these works, with human interaction within specific environments coming under scrutiny.