Perhaps I should have repositioned these utensils to make for a better composition, but this is exactly how I found them.
This entry was posted on March 25, 2013 by Lemony. It was filed under Abstract and was tagged with Black & White, chopsticks, knives, Monochrome, Panasonic Lumix LX5, Photography, utensils.
Some of those look like they’ve been around a long time–must be good friends!
March 25, 2013 at 7:33 pm
Yes, some of those handles are nice and worn.
March 26, 2013 at 2:47 pm
I think this is the Lemony’s gazing eye isn’t it.
Something looks strange was, the Chop-sticks.
Were the lines painted ?
March 25, 2013 at 7:46 pm
Yes, there is something odd. 🙂 Are you talking about the lines around the image itself? It was actually a mistake that I didn’t have time in that moment to correct. I think I accidentally tapped my thumb as I was exiting the program and selected a “frame” for the image. I didn’t have time to go back in and remove it. I’m not sure exactly how I did it, but there it is. There are some chopsticks that are still covered in their paper sleeves, is that maybe what you’re seeing?
March 26, 2013 at 2:50 pm
I like this. I have a “thing” about ordinary stuff. Years ago, I looked around my house and decided that I had some really ugly stuff left over from forever. I dumped every last piece of anything that my eye did not like. That included pots and utensils. Now, I do not keep anything that I don’t like to look at. I like to look at these. What app are you using to create that surreal effect?
March 25, 2013 at 7:56 pm
You and my mother have the same “thing” about ordinary stuff. 🙂 . . . I processed in Silver Effex and used one of the low ISO Kodak films (I can’t remember which one (but very low ISO).
March 26, 2013 at 2:52 pm
Love this hint of sinister ‘noir”
March 25, 2013 at 9:07 pm
🙂 Great! I felt it was there, but didn’t know if others did.
March 26, 2013 at 2:53 pm
A friend once told me it seemed sacrilegious to sweep pine needles and dead leaves out of the way before I took shots of a beautiful orange mushroom, so ever since then you see it exactly as I found it, if at all possible.
March 25, 2013 at 10:35 pm
My approach, too! I move myself instead.
March 26, 2013 at 2:55 pm
Nice, nice, nice !
March 25, 2013 at 11:18 pm
Hi, mfr, so nice to see you! Thank you.
I’m not sure moving anything would have improved on the composition – the explosion of angles and textures is fun to negotiate. Sweet/ tough image – I think it’s lovely.
March 26, 2013 at 2:32 pm
Thanks, Richard. Great words.
March 26, 2013 at 2:56 pm
Excellent B&W. 🙂
Nothing like cutting edge technology. 😀
March 27, 2013 at 9:56 pm
March 28, 2013 at 12:56 pm
Patina is the word that springs to mind.
March 29, 2013 at 6:24 pm
Yes! That’s it! 🙂
March 30, 2013 at 11:43 am
March 29, 2013 at 7:28 pm
March 30, 2013 at 11:47 am
Looks like a pretty good composition to me.
March 30, 2013 at 9:46 pm
Thank you, Shimon. I’m glad you find it so! I’m grateful for your feedback.
March 31, 2013 at 2:22 am
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account.
( Log Out /
You are commenting using your Google account.
( Log Out /
You are commenting using your Twitter account.
( Log Out /
You are commenting using your Facebook account.
( Log Out /
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Join 1,516 other followers
© Lemony Gregg, 2019. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited.
Blog at WordPress.com.