Okay, I didn’t actually dumpster dive, but I did hang around “near” someone’s trash in an alley when I eyed these fabulous chunked up, scarred slabs of wood.
This entry was posted on February 1, 2012 by Lemony. It was filed under Pennsylvania, Wood and was tagged with Panasonic Lumix LX5, Photography, Wood.
Ahhh… the things you gotta do for art!
February 1, 2012 at 1:33 pm
I did wonder if people were going to wander down the alley and wonder what in the world I was doing… I had a great time, though!
February 1, 2012 at 5:13 pm
Great use of light to make all of the textures pop!
February 1, 2012 at 1:44 pm
It is funny what lengths we will go to get “the shot”. Nicely done!
February 1, 2012 at 3:36 pm
Thanks! I had fun, and I’ve been on a few other sorts of “adventures” in the last couple of days, the results of which I’ll be posting soon. The more I do this kind of thing, the more I like it… the “adventures,” I mean.
February 1, 2012 at 5:15 pm
Gorgeous tones and texture.
February 1, 2012 at 4:57 pm
Thank you so much, Karen. The textures were what drew me into these pieces of wood. Up close they’re really fascinating.
February 1, 2012 at 5:16 pm
I’ve realized lately that some photos in black and white, can enhance the details that we can’t see in the colorful pictures; I’m trying to think about your shots from today in color, but I just don’t imagine them as great as in black and white.
Great choice, and great textures!
February 1, 2012 at 6:54 pm
I compared these in color and in black and white and agree: the details just aren’t as rich in color.
February 1, 2012 at 6:58 pm
Great textures Lemony…and a great find….love it in B&W
February 1, 2012 at 7:36 pm
February 1, 2012 at 7:40 pm
Great abstract series, I like these very much! And mono is exactly the right thing here. FATman
February 5, 2012 at 8:01 am
I’m glad you like the mono. I debated about it because there were some rich colors in the wood, but I decided that the lines and textures were much stronger this way. Thanks again, FATman!
February 5, 2012 at 12:08 pm
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