First up I would like to make a MASSIVE apology for the lateness of this post! It is nearly a week that I said “Posts coming Friday”. *sigh*
Besides the fact I have been busy with school and guests, I’m also a highschool student. So when my parents say “No Computer”, I get no computer. It’s kind of a sad and annoying cycle. They still don’t view my pursuits of writing/photography/art as serious. Maybe one day 🙂
But. Excuses over. I am REALLY excited about this post. I took all these photos just last Saturday (26th I believe), and have been spending the last couple of days sorting them and post editing a couple of them. I’d love some feedback, since it’s my first *real* attempt at post editing (read: NOOB HERE!).
It was a cloudy Saturday morning. The sort where your eyes are really looking at everything, ’cause you *know* that there’s a shot for you this morning. It started, with this:
I found this little leaf on the ground outside our dog run. Normally I either snap things where they are or leave them, but this leaf was just so cool, and its environment was just so wrong (under a drippy tree, dusty ground, nowhere to get down low properly, etc), that I picked it up and took it for a walk (my folks already know I’m mad, so it’s OK).
I placed it on part of a fence nearby, and after moving myself and it around a bit, got the one above. Then, I placed it on the grass, and got this:
After that, I moved it over to an old black fence post, experimented with different angles and positions of the leaf, and got these:
None of the above have been post edited 🙂 But wait, there’s still more!
After snapping that last shot, a gust of wind came up and blew the leaf away. I took that as my sign to stop.
Part 2 of this post coming soon 😀
I’d love your feedback on this! Was it too long? Would you have preferred the whole thing? (there were 33 shots mind)
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Until next time,