Photon Corrosion is work that takes the photographic self portrait towards a recognition frontier. In Photon Corrosion the subject – the photographer – is rendered simplified, synthesized, to a point nearing un-recognizability, or perhaps nearing a simplification that can only be virtual. The questions raised become particularly incisive when the spectator is informed that the photographs where taken within the boundaries of conventional film portrait photography. Where are we? Nearing dual nature, also of the photon , an elementary particle that is currently thought of as being simultaneously a particle and a wave.