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Sunday, June 26, 2011

Sunday Stills~Black and White or Sepia

~A fearful woman never feels free.~
~Judy Forte 1899~

It's been so busy lately that I've missed quite a few Sunday Stills photo challenges. But, I've been wanting to get some shots of my pretty Irises and thought they might make a good subject. There was some nice lighting this mornin' so, I went out in the yard and took these in my slippers! Their shadows on the side of the house seems to add an extra dimension. I opted for the sepia look which I applied in PhotoShop Elements.


Iris' Shadow
Iris' Shadow


Morning Iris Shadows
Morning Iris Shadows

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9 comments:

lisa said...

Very nice!

dibear said...

Very nice, great composition. :)

Shirley said...

Lovely irises. The shadows give it the 3D effect.

Just Ramblin' said...

These are gorgeous! I love the shadows and depth created in these. My mother grew these flowers everywhere and after she died, people came and asked if they could take some of the bulbs to replant in their own yards before my father sold the house. Beautiful Sunday Stills. : )

Oregon Equestrian said...

I posted photos of our irises a few weeks ago. Like the shadow effects, too.

Ed said...

Great shots, the shadows do add to the pics, well done..:-)

chloephotography said...

you did well, these are really pretty

Maia said...

lovely and so well done.

Horses Are Our Lives said...

I love the look of the first shot, shadows, and color. Perfect in Sepia.
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