Norman Koren image gallery

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I started this gallery after a long gap in posting images: I hadn’t posted any on since around 2004, when I launched Imatest. The motivation was my show at NCAR (the National Center for Atmospheric Research) in Boulder, which ran from August 1 through September 30, 2016.

I’ll be having a show at the Boulder Jewish Community Center, 6007 Oreg Avenue (near Arapahoe & Cherryvale), opening September 7, 2022 from 5:30 to 7:30PM. If you’re anywhere near Boulder (or can get there) you’re invited to the opening. The show will run for about two months.

Click on the images in any of the pages below to see larger versions of the images.

Recently-digitized images (“Oldies but Newbies”)

The images on these pages were all captured on film before 2004 and digitized and edited in 2022, some for the first time. Many will be in the JCC show, along with more recent digitally-acquired images. 

Color film: 1975-2003
B&W: Landscapes and nature: 1968-1984
B&W: People and places 1970-84
B&W: Pennsylvanian Period: 1970-73

Images 2020-2021

Images 2018-2019

Images mid 2016 to late 2017

Images from the NCAR show

Large lichen images I

These images, taken starting in 2015 and framed 29×40 inches, contain astonishing detail. They are among the highlights of the slow.


Large lichen images II

A second set of  images, taken starting in 2015 and framed 40×29 inches, also with astonishing detail.

According to this article from The Atlantic, science is still learning about lichens, and has a long way to go.


Lichen, rock, and Flower images

These images are framed 22×29 inches. They were taken over a period of years with a variety of cameras.

 Landscape images

These images are framed 22×29 inches. They were taken over a period of years with a variety of cameras.



These sets of three  images are framed 46 inches wide. They were taken with a variety of cameras.


Older and miscellaneous

A few images that illustrate a bit of my history.


Technical notes

The technique and equipment I used to capture and print images, with descriptions of the Sony A7Rii, Google Pixel phone, and Panasonic FZ-1000 cameras.

About the artist

Images from the NCAR show, which was up from Aug 1 to Sept 30, 2016.

The NCAR/UCAR Community art program seems to have fallen victim to COVID.

More of Norman Koren’s older images can be found on in these links to his old website.
B&W images before 1984 Photograph of Andre Kertesz at a workshop put on by Michael Smith. Medium format before 1984 Merced river near Yosemite Color before 1999
India 2004 Monument Valley 2004 Images 1999-2000
Images 2001 Images 2002 Images 2003

Norman Koren Image Gallery