Stan Sweeney resided in Richmond and Charlottesville, Virginia and is a “plein air” who paints from photographs that he has taken on locations around the world. His oil on canvas paintings capture the color, impressions of light, shadow, and cloud formations. His paitings are rich and bold with vibrant, impasto brushed oil colors. His subjects include landscapes, seascapes, nature and people. Stan shoots thousands of photos for his painting subjects.