The topic of Cee’s Black & White photo challenge this week is flowers. It works best with strong contrasting two-toned flowers, such as these tulips.20180508_161709 (2).jpg

20180506_112837 (2).jpgThe tulips below are actually only one color, but the shadows add contrast to the photo.20180508_171204 (2).jpgPerhaps we are so focused on color in photos that we often fail to look at details in nature, such as a flower’s contours, such as the lines in these purple hyacinths …
20180424_152349_001 (2).jpgor in these viburnum suspensum, a flowering bush.  Black and white, or muted color, photography encourages us to look more closely.20180516_145401 viburnum suspensum (2).jpg

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