Piece description from the artist
A "Bag" of geoducks, the largest burrowing clam in the world. … It is also one of the longest-living animals of any type, with a typical lifespan of 140 years.A female geoduck produces about 5 billion eggs in her lifespan.
I have been shooting pictures ever since getting a Brownie for Xmas when a kid.
I see no difference between photography and painting and use all and any tools to increase the pleasure of viewing the image.
If you linger and look closely and enjoy . I will have been successful. I live on the Indian River Lagoon in Central Florida and often take pictures of birds sky and water and my wife and son.