Tulip Portrait


Pink Tulip

I love the sculptural quality of tulips because they make such clean, simple images … you can’t go wrong really, can you? I find this type of flower lends itself well to using a black background. Removing a petal allowed the stamen etc to be photographed from the front instead of from above.

Inner World

One of the challenges of photography is to present something that is a common and favourite subject for photographers in a fresh way – otherwise it can be a case of ‘if you’ve seen one, you’ve seen them all’.  As with all ‘Art’ – in the end it’s all about Ideas.

From Above

Petal

Water Drops

Could have been a little bit sharper, but I quite liked the softer look – a bit more dreamy perhaps ….

Tulip Trio

That’s all for now folks, see you again soon I hope.  Your ‘likes’ and comments are always very appreciated,    Eileen

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6 Comments on “Tulip Portrait”

  1. Nice work again…

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  2. David says:

    Sorry for the delayed response. Somehow I had three blog notifications from April 1 that got buried in my inbox and I discovered them tonight when looking for something. I like all the shots and found the arrangement in the last one (non macro) particularly appealing.

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  3. mithriluna says:

    Wow, these are gorgeous Eileen! Beautiful.

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