Grasses and ferns

I was attracted by the contrasts between the grasses and the ferns  –  the juxtaposed shapes, textures, patterns and the freshness of the different shades of green.

 

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4 responses to “Grasses and ferns

  1. ballerinas and pit orchestra-the dance behind, strings in front.

  2. I’m intrigued by my own reaction to the black background as it seems to emphasise the freshness and vitality of the lush growth. I can’t help feeling that a white/pale background would have felt clinical rather than exuberant …

    • The actual background for this image was extremely busy and messy and detracted from the point I wanted to make. I think you’re right – white would be too ‘clinical’ and would not provide a strong enough contrast with the fairy grasses.

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