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Retired anchors

 

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Still life – a bottle of red …. and a quiet celebration!

Today is the fifth anniversary of this site.  Cheers everyone!

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The cracked glass (1)

Today’s post and the two following offer three interpretations of the same object  –  a cracked drinking glass

In this image the glass is presented as a straight still life photo.

 

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‘How did it get so late so soon?’ (Dr Seuss)

 

 

There are few ‘finds’ more evocative of the past than a once-much-loved watch nestled away at the bottom of a sock drawer.  The moment in time may be frozen but associated memories begin to flow freely.

 

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Clips and pins

I feel this abstract image has the qualities of a woodblock print  but it began life as a photo of my wife’s pin box!

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A brass ensemble

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Still life with a soup can

A soup can is a familiar object  –  perhaps too familiar!  Certainly when experimenting with the images below I became aware of features I had not previously given thought to.  In addition, the circles in various forms and perspectives provided an interesting compositional element.  Colour v black and white?  I’m still undecided   –  but here are four different interpretations.

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