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Ron Mellott

The Nature Gallery Gallery

"The rare moment is not the moment there is something worth seeing, but the moment we are capable of seeing it." -- Joseph Wood Krutch"

The art of photography has little to do with technology: cameras, lenses, film type or megapixels. Rather, how we see and use our ‘tools’. Rather, how I select elements to be included in my compositions and understand how weather and lighting influence colors and shadows in rendering the image. Most my images are recorded using medium and large format film cameras. Most recently my...

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... macrophotography is done with digital capture and image stacking (e.g., up to 50+ images in larger stacks). Again, not about the technology; rather - the vision behind the ‘tool’.

I do nearly all production of my own work. I have a 44” large format 12-color printer and cold-mount roller lamination system. I cut mats on a Wizard computerized mat-cutting system and cut/join my moulding. For canvas presentations I do my own coating & stretching. All my work is done in my studio in Bloomington, Indiana.

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2018 Glen Ellyn Festival of the Arts ..... 1st Place Photography
2018 Art Fair at Queeny Park ..... Award of Mastery: 2D
2018 Round the Fountain ..... Merit Award
2017 Q-Fest .... Best of Show (Purchase Award for City]
2012 Pinecrest Gardens ..... 2nd Place: Photography
2011 Midsummer Arts Fair ..... 1st Place: Photography
2010 Westhampton Fine Arts Festival ..... 1st Place: Photography
2009 Mystic Outdoor Arts Festival ..... Honorable Mention: Photography
2008 Mystic Outdoor Arts Festival ..... 3rd Place: Photography
2007 Mt. Gretna Outdoor Arts Festival ...... Top 10 Artist Award
2007 Mystic Outdoor Arts Festival ..... Honorable Mention: Photography
2006 Coconut Grove Arts Festival ..... 3rd Place: Photography
2005 Westerville Music & Arts Festival ..... Best of Show: Fine Art
2005 Beverly Arts Center ..... Second in Show
2005 St. Louis Spring Festival of the Arts ..... Award of Recognition
2003 South Miami Arts Festival ...... Second in Show
2002 West End Arts Festival ..... 1st Place: Photography
2002 Westerville Music & Arts Festival ..... Merit Award: Photography
2002 Boston Mills Artfest ..... Honorable Mention: Multiple Images
2002 South Miami Arts Festival ..... Third in Show
2002 Winterfest Fine Art Competition & Exhibition ..... 1st Place: Photography
2001 West End Arts Festival ..... Merit Award: Photography
2001 Westerville Music & Arts Festival ..... Merit Award: Photography
2001 South Miami Arts Festival ..... Best of Category: Photography
2000 Crosby Festival of the Arts ..... Best of Show
2000 Chicago New Eastside Artworks ..... Best of Category: Photography
2000 Meet Me Downtown ..... 2nd Place: Photography
1999 Crosby Festival of the Arts ..... 3rd Place: Photography
1998 Renton River Days ..... 1st Place: Photography

Medium blueberry fields mellott lg fr item 65

Blueberry Fields
Photographs
$640.00

Medium valley fog mellott fr lg item 37

Valley Fog
Photographs
$640.00

 
Medium beaver pond sunset mellott fr m item 63

Beaver Pond Sunset
Photographs
$385.00

Medium enchanted valley mellott fr m item 30

Enchanted Valley
Photographs
$640.00

Medium black ammonite mellott 97

Black Ammonite
Photographs
$385.00

 
Medium blue moon mellott fr lg item 25

Blue Moon
Photographs
$385.00

Medium black mesh mellott gwc lg item 35

Black Mesh
Photographs
$200.00

Medium black bowl patterns 8 v

Black Bowl 8
Photographs
$350.00

 
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Spiderweb Jewels
Photographs
$350.00

Medium washington lilypads mellott gwc lg item 23

Washington Lilypads
Photographs
$640.00

Medium canadian blues mellott fr m item 58

Canadian Blues
Photographs
$640.00

 
Medium sheltering arms mellott gwc m item 54

Sheltering Arms
Photographs
$750.00

Medium beaver pond sunset mellott fr m item 63

Beaver Pond Sunset
Photographs
$585.00

Medium beaver pond sunset mellott gwc m item 64 sm

Beaver Pond Sunset
Photographs
$200.00

 
Medium beaver pond sunset mellott gwc m item 64 sm

Beaver Pond Sunset
Photographs
$350.00

Medium valley fog mellott fr lg item 37

Valley Fog
Photographs
$385.00

Medium valley fog mellott fr lg item 37

Valley Fog
Photographs
$1180.00

 
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Valley Fog
Photographs
$200.00

Medium valley fog mellott gwc lg item 39

Valley Fog
Photographs
$380.00

Medium valley fog mellott gwc lg item 39

Valley Fog
Photographs
$770.00

 
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Cleoniceras 1 ALT
Photographs
$385.00

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Cleoniceras 1 ALT
Photographs
$200.00

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Black Ammonite
Photographs
$200.00

 
Medium blue moon mellott fr lg item 25

Blue Moon
Photographs
$640.00

Medium blue moon mellott gwc lg item 27

Blue Moon
Photographs
$200.00

Medium blue moon mellott gwc lg item 27

Blue Moon
Photographs
$380.00

 
Medium blueberry fields mellott lg fr item 65

Blueberry Fields
Photographs
$1180.00

Medium enchanted valley mellott fr lg item 29

Enchanted Valley
Photographs
$385.00

Medium enchanted valley mellott gwc lg item 31

Enchanted Valley
Photographs
$200.00

 
Medium enchanted valley mellott gwc m item 32

Enchanted Valley
Photographs
$380.00

Medium black mesh mellott fr lg item 33

Black Mesh
Photographs
$385.00

Medium black mesh mellott fr m item 34

Black Mesh
Photographs
$585.00

 
Medium black mesh mellott gwc m item 36

Black Mesh
Photographs
$350.00

Medium spiderweb jewels alt fr

Spiderweb Jewels
Photographs
$385.00

Medium spiderweb jewels alt fr

Spiderweb Jewels
Photographs
$585.00

 
Medium spiderweb jewels gr gwc

Spiderweb Jewels
Photographs
$200.00

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Set of 6 notecards titled: ...
Photographs
$30.00

Medium autumn glory notecard set mellott item 4

Set of 6 notecards titled: ...
Photographs
$30.00

 
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Set of 6 notecards titled: ...
Photographs
$30.00

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Set of 6 notecards titled: ...
Photographs
$30.00

 
Medium waterfalls notecard set mellott item 6

Set of 6 notecards titled: ...
Photographs
$30.00

Medium washington lilypads mellott fr lg item 20

Washington Lilypads
Photographs
$405.00

Medium washington lilypads mellott fr lg item 20

Washington Lilypads
Photographs
$720.00

 
Medium washington lilypads mellott fr lg item 20

Washington Lilypads
Photographs
$1070.00

Medium washington lilypads mellott gwc lg item 23

Washington Lilypads
Photographs
$205.00

Medium washington lilypads mellott gwc lg item 23

Washington Lilypads
Photographs
$450.00

 
Medium rust pano mellott fr lg item 45

Rust Pano
Photographs
$405.00

Medium rust pano mellott fr m item 46

Rust Pano
Photographs
$720.00

Medium rust pano mellott gwc lg item 47

Rust Pano
Photographs
$205.00

 
Medium rust pano mellott gwc lg item 47

Rust Pano
Photographs
$450.00

Medium sheltering arms mellott fr lg item 50

Sheltering Arms
Photographs
$405.00

Medium sheltering arms mellott fr m item 51

Sheltering Arms
Photographs
$720.00

 
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Sheltering Arms
Photographs
$1260.00

Medium sheltering arms mellott gwc lg item 53

Sheltering Arms
Photographs
$205.00

Medium sheltering arms mellott gwc lg item 53

Sheltering Arms
Photographs
$450.00

 
Medium blue valleys large poster mellott item 8

Poster titled: Blue Valleys with...
Photographs
$85.00

Medium faith large poster black border item 16

Poster titled: "Faith" with...
Photographs
$85.00

 
Medium faith large poster black border item 16

Poster titled: "Faith" with...
Photographs
$45.00

 
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Canadian Blues
Photographs
$385.00

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Canadian Blues
Photographs
$1180.00

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Canadian Blues
Photographs
$200.00

 
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Canadian Blues
Photographs
$380.00

Medium canadian blues mellott gwc lg item 59

Canadian Blues
Photographs
$770.00

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Maple Leaves
Photographs
$385.00

 
Medium maple leaves mellott fr lg item 66

Maple Leaves
Photographs
$640.00

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Maple Leaves
Photographs
$1180.00

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Maple Leaves
Photographs
$200.00

 
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Maple Leaves
Photographs
$380.00

Medium maple leaves mellott gwc lg item 68

Maple Leaves
Photographs
$770.00

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San Juan Aspens
Photographs
$385.00

 
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San Juan Aspens
Photographs
$585.00

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San Juan Aspens
Photographs
$200.00

Medium san juan aspens mellott gwc m item 62 sm

San Juan Aspens
Photographs
$350.00

 
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Fossil Ammonite
Photographs
$385.00

Medium fossil ammonite gwc mellott

Fossil Ammonite
Photographs
$200.00

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Waterlilies
Photographs
$385.00

 
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Waterlilies
Paintings: Acrylic
$200.00

Medium fossil ammonite large poster mellott item 14

Poster titled: "Fossil...
Photographs
$85.00

Medium fossil ammonite small poster mellott item 13

Fossil Ammonite
Photographs
$45.00

 
Medium cleoniceras ammonite small poster mellott item 17

Poster titled: "Cleoniceras",...
Photographs
$85.00

Medium waterlily mellott fr m item 41

Waterlily
Photographs
$385.00

 
Medium waterlily mellott fr m item 41

Waterlily
Photographs
$640.00

Medium waterlily mellott fr m item 41

Waterlily
Photographs
$1180.00

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Yellow Mushrooms
Photographs
$200.00

 
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Racehorses
Photographs
$205.00

Medium racehorses 510 constant contactr

Racehorses
Photographs
$450.00

Medium black bowl patterns 8 v

Black Bowl 8
Photographs
$205.00

 
Medium green glass bowl h alt

Green Glass Bowl H
Photographs
$205.00

Medium green glass bowl h alt

Green Glass Bowl H
Photographs
$350.00

Medium blueberry fields 4 v

Blueberry Fields 4 V
Photographs
$205.00

 
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Daylily 2
Photographs
$205.00

Medium mammoth tooth 1 mellott

Woolly Mammoth Molar
Photographs
$205.00

Medium cleoniceras mellott sm

Cleoniceras 1
Photographs
$205.00

 
Medium cleoniceras mellott sm

Cleoniceras 1
Photographs
$380.00

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Ornamental Gourd Top
Photographs
$205.00

Medium marine glass globe 3 v

Marine Glass Globe 3
Photographs
$200.00

 
Medium mammoth tooth 1 facebook copy

Woolly Mammoth Molar
Photographs
$350.00

Medium agate slice 1 facebook

Brazilian Agate 1
Photographs
$200.00

Medium agate slice 1 facebook

Brazilian Agate 1
Photographs
$350.00

 
Medium blue geode 3 facebook

Blue Geode
Photographs
$200.00

Medium blue geode 3 facebook

Blue Geode
Photographs
$350.00

Medium geode patterns 1 facebook

Geode Patterns 1 V
Photographs
$200.00

 
Medium geode patterns 1 facebook

Geode Patterns 1 V
Photographs
$350.00

Medium cleoniceras 5 facebook

Cleoniceras 5
Photographs
$200.00

Medium cleoniceras 5 facebook

Cleoniceras 5
Photographs
$350.00

 
Medium autumn glory 2 notecard set facebook

NOTECARD set: "Autumn Glory 2"
Photographs
$30.00

Medium glass abstracts notecard set facebook

NOTECARD set: "Glass Abstracts"
Photographs
$30.00

Medium psychedelic art notecard set eventeny

NOTECARD set: "Psychedelic Art"
Photographs
$30.00

 
Medium winter abstracts notecard set facebook

NOTECARD set: "Winter Abstracts"
Photographs
$30.00

Medium savoy cabbage  v 1 mellott zenfolio

Savoy Cabbage
Photographs
$200.00

 
Medium country road mellott sm

Country Road
Photographs
$385.00

Medium country road mellott sm

Country Road
Photographs
$585.00

Medium country road mellott sm

Country Road
Photographs
$200.00

 
Medium country road mellott sm

Country Road
Photographs
$350.00