3. Graphite Cube Photograph

Patrick LeMieux

Graphite Cube Photograph

Carbon Print

~10.4 x 12 inches

March 30, 2008

When a 6 x 6 x 6 inch graphite cube is photographed at an angle normal to any one vertex and at a distance allowing nearly parallel light rays to reduce perspectival distortion, the light reflected from the cube will expose a regular axonometric hexagon onto film.