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Digital media has destroyed much of the magic and mystery of the medium. ...
by John Dyer

Digital media has destroyed much of the magic and mystery of the medium.
- John Dyer

I have been surrounded by artists and paintings throughout my life.
My father Ted Dyer is an artist, and from a very early
age I have spent time painting and drawing.
- John Dyer

I have improved the way in which I paint.
The colours are cleaner and there is more energy in the brush work.
- John Dyer

On my return to Cornwall I discovered that I was living in a tropical paradise.
For now I am content to explore my own home and our
nearest neighbour France.
- John Dyer

 

While I was at college studying design I decided to paint.
I was also greatly inspired by the colours that I had
seen on my travels in the Brazilian Rain forest.
- John Dyer

I was told I was talented when I applied to Falmouth
School of Art and that I should consider skipping the
course and proceeding directly to degree level.
- John Dyer

I still take photographs for my own use,
personal studies.
I do not feel that I can fully express my views through
the medium and this is why I have moved towards painting.
- John Dyer

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I realised that if I did what I wanted to do,
it would work.
- John Dyer

Painting is really good fun, I have always enjoyed it.
As long as I paint what I want with the freedom that I enjoy,
I never tire.
- John Dyer

I really enjoy squeezing out a big lump of paint directly
onto the canvas and leaving it;
fresh,
immediate and sometimes shocking.
- John Dyer

During the winter when the weather is too poor to work outside,
I do use drawings and photographs, but I change my
work so it is not just a time and place study.
- John Dyer

The majority of my work is from life.
I spend most fine days from May to October painting outside.
- John Dyer

The paintings by Van Gough and Chagall had a big influence on me.
- John Dyer

I paint what I see, not what a camera would see.
- John Dyer

I use a wide selection of colours.
It is impossible to produce work like mine using only
the primary colours as they only mix a certain range of colour.
- John Dyer

I decided to become a painter when my first four paintings
where all published and attracted a great deal of interest.
I exhibited one of them and it was sold.
- John Dyer

I apply paint directly from the tube and with my fingers.
- John Dyer

The most amazing thing to me about the sea is the tide.
A harbour like St.
Ives is totally transformed in a very short space of
time by the arrival or departure of the sea.
- John Dyer

I use about 20 different colours to retain the luminance in my work.
- John Dyer

I have lived in Cornwall from the age of 4,
so I have always been aware of the artistic heritage that the county has.
I feel very proud to be able to connect to this.
- John Dyer

And he that will this health deny, down among the dead men let him lie.
- John Dyer

I used to own a dingy and can still sail one if pushed,
but I like the pleasure boats.
- John Dyer

The lifestyle that an artist can have,
the freedom to wander in the landscape with no real pressure or deadlines,
was a very attractive one.
- John Dyer

My great love is my home county of Cornwall,
I love to sit and watch people enjoying themselves
on the beaches and in the harbour towns of Cornwall.
- John Dyer

I studied for my degree in London and consequently
ended up spending five years away from Cornwall.
I deliberately moved away from the coast to experience a different way of life.
- John Dyer

My optimism for life carried through my work.
- John Dyer

I want to paint big, bright, optimistic pictures of the place I love.
- John Dyer

It's a terrible thing wishing that it can be someone else's tragedy.
- John Dyer

In some parts of the world there is very little tidal movement.
- John Dyer

St Michaels Mount is a favourite place of mine;
people will walk across to the Mount all day and assume
they will be able to walk home.
The spectacle of hundreds of people realising that
the path they walked over on is disappearing under
several feet of water is very amusing.
- John Dyer

My father is a well known artist, Ted Dyer,
who has been painting for many years.
Our work is very different, but growing up surrounded by paintings,
paints, easels and art books does have an effect.
- John Dyer

I love the sea's sounds and the way it reflects the sky.
The colours that shimmer across its surface are unbelievable.
This, combined with the colour of the water over white sand,
surprises me every time.
- John Dyer

Style used to be an interaction between the human soul
and tools that were limiting.
In the digital era, it will have to come from the soul alone.
- Jaron Lanier

The digital revolution is far more significant than
the invention of writing or even of printing.
- Douglas Engelbart

The Internet is not just one thing, it's a collection of things -
of numerous communications networks that all speak
the same digital language.
- Jim Clark

Movie distribution may very well have migrated fully to digital form by then,
making a huge dent in the need to print film and physically distribute content.
- Vinton Cerf

Digital for storage and quickness.
Analog for fatness and warmth.
- Adrian Belew

I didn't have a lot of independent film connections.
It really took until the digital film revolution came
along that I realized that I could do it myself.
- Harry Shearer

There is no way I could have ever dared to make a documentary,
much less have the money to make a documentary,
if it was on 16mm.
But, with the magic of digital.
- Lloyd Kaufman

There is just a major difference between the sound
of analog tape and digital tape.
- Kenny W. Shepherd

Digital downloading of music has affected us all in adverse ways.
- Wynonna Judd

In traditional schools, you're penalized for making a mistake.
But that won't work in the new information culture,
in the digital world we live in today.
- Daniel Greenberg

So we should preserve it.
I don't think that digital storage is necessarily a good thing,
but I definitely think that digital manipulation is interesting.
- Sean Booth

As an avid photographer, I also took advantage of the
latest technology in photography -
digital photography -
to post photos on my website on a daily basis.
- Tipper Gore

One of the problems I have with a lot of movies these
days is that everything is too well lit.
In the world of digital creations there is a tendency to show too much.
- Bill Sienkiewicz

It was an interesting question as to whether the BBC
had a future in the digital world,
and what form of market failure could justify the licence fee system.
- Gavyn Davies

My ears won't fool me.
Even when I do a session on digital,
we still warm it up somewhere in the process,
in mastering or mixing, running the signal through some tubes somewhere.
- Steve Cropper

Clearly, Japan is a most important market for digital consumer products.
- David Milne

Personally, I don't think the film and television industries
are run as well as they used to be.
Oh sure, we've got great digital effects now but...
where are the visionaries?
- Bill Mumy

I think the digital camera would record that information too fast for me.
- Kim Weston

I've seen a study in the last year that digital sound
actually induces stress in the listener.
- T-Bone Burnett

We are pushing ahead as fast as we can for all audiences,
whether for the business user, the child,
or the digital music enthusiast.
- Jim Allchin

Digital imaging is as much about chemistry as it is about semiconductors.
- Antonio Perez

Soon it's all going to be digital anyway.
It's all going to be saved on a little coin somewhere.
- Richard Donner

I had been working in colour for ten years or so and
looked at digital and liked the possibilities it gave me.
- Fay Godwin

No matter how great we get with digital formats of instrumentation,
nothing really quite duplicates the real thing.
- Michael Bolton

In digital world, sport provides opportunity to bring people together.
- Edwin Moses

I have friends who have a CD mastering plant in Hollywood
and they are very sceptical about European record labels'
understanding of digital technology.
- Gavin Bryars

I'm sure I'll go back again and record in the digital process.
- Herb Alpert

I even agree with the new digital ways of filmmaking,
where you don't even have physical film in the camera,
but to be honest, I wouldn't want to use it.
- J. Lee Thompson

Digital imaging allows both groups to rise above the
limitations of mess and clutter and mechanics,
and apply our talents to creating images limited only by our imaginations.
- Buffy Sainte-Marie

Digital art software has empowered both the painterly side of photographers,
and the photographer side of painters.
- Buffy Sainte-Marie

The artistic process in digital art is very much the
same as for making other kinds of paintings.
- Buffy Sainte-Marie

Further, the next generation of terrorists will grow up in a digital world,
with ever more powerful and easy-to-use hacking tools at their disposal.
- Dorothy Denning

The days of the digital watch are numbered.
- Tom Stoppard

We have the right assets for a fast-growing digital business.
- Bernie Ebbers

I support any procedure that allows photographers to express themselves,
whether that involves color, black and white,
platinum, palladium and digital technology.
- John Sexton

I don't think that digital photography is romantic yet.
It's not sympathetic the way that film is.
- Matthew Modine

Digital Chocolate has 60% of its developers in Finland
where the sun never sets in the summer and there is
nothing to do outside in the winter,
so we are very productive!
- Trip Hawkins

The Bush administration works closely with a network
of rapid response digital brownshirts who work to pressure
reporters and their editors for 'undermining support for our troops.'
- Al Gore

They're very strong in memory.
Didn't do very much in microprocessors or digital signal processing.
- Jack Kilby


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