Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more
Can't Access your Account?
New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!
Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!
I like the idea behind this and black and white is a great choice, to concentrate the mind on the shapes and textures. The mottled background is good, too — frosted glass?
I think the result would be much stronger with just a single stalk of grass. The half-included one in the lower-corner detracts from the simplicity of the composition without adding anything, in my opinion. An alternative would be to go for a square or landscape format, including the whole of that stalk. Make it part of the composition, rather than something that happened to be in the frame.
I also think that a stronger silhouette would help: at the moment, there's just enough detail in the grass to make give the viewer half a thought that it's underexposed, rather than silhouetted.
Hmm. Having looked at this on a different monitor, I retract the suggestion of under-exposure: the exposure's just fine.
ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.
Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.
You must be a member to leave a comment
Are you a Nikon owner? Check out Nikon Nation to find the latest Nikon news, reviews, discussion and photos on ePHOTOzine.
1st November 2014 - 30th November 2014
Check out ePHOTOzine's inspirational photo month calendar! Each day click on a window to unveil new photography tips, treats and techniques.
View November's Photo Month Calendar