Saturday, December 13, 2008

Composition and Perspective

Often the difference between a snapshot and a quality photographic image is the perspective that the photographer chooses.

In the case of the image below, a dozen images of the Peacock were taken and with the exception of this image all of the others were simply snapshots of the peacock displaying. This image, on the other hand, is among my best selling images. The perspective, enhancing the feathers but still showing the birds head, makes the shot more memorable and unusual.

The Peacock

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Skunk Cabbage - Sweet as Spring

My first trip into the woods after snowmelt this Spring was at that moment when only the Skunk Cabbage had pushed its way toward the light....