06.03.2015 Framed Yellow Star-grass

Occasionally I like to make a replica of what an image looks like framed.  It’s a good way to judge mat color and the see the effect framing has on presentation.  Next spring I will be exhibiting in our Town Hall and have to choose around two dozen images to hang.  I originally thought I would just use images from town, but am not sure whether I want to stick with that or stress a topic such as flowers or water.

Here is another angle on the yellow star-grass from last week.

Yellow-Stargrass-framed-053115-800WebIt’s back to work today.  It was an OK week, although I didn’t get to do nearly as much photography as hoped for.  The weather, especially for the last few days, did not cooperate although I am pretty satisfied with the work I did accomplish.  I was especially disappointed that the full moon was completely hidden the last two days but there’s always next month.

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About Steve Gingold

I am a Nature Photographer with interests in all things related. Water, flowers, insects and fungi are my main interests but I am happy to photograph wildlife and landscapes and all other of Nature's subjects.
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12 Responses to 06.03.2015 Framed Yellow Star-grass

  1. An excellent presentation: the two bright yellow centers of attention stand out all the more because of the darkness around them, and that darkness itself gets doubled by the black frame you added.

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  2. The frame makes it perfect although I would like to see more of the stem of the flowers. It is a beautiful photo, at any rate, Steve.

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  3. Andrew says:

    Can’t add anything to what has been already said. Beautifully presented.

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  4. Beautiful detail and color Steve !!

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  5. shoreacres says:

    I especially like the way the light plays on the hairy stems and such. It’s those little details that really make a photo shine. And despite my dislike for black frames, I think this one does a fine job of making the presentation more dramatic. It would stop me in the midst of a gallery.

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  6. It would stop me in my tracks, too. Belly Botany at work for this one, I think 🙂

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