I took a photograph from the back deck last night of a spectacular sunset, it blazed in rich shades of red, apricot, pink and purple. The trees became silhouettes. Perfect for Jude’s assignment.
“This week’s assignment – Use strong backlighting (i.e. shooting towards the light source, but do not look directly at the sun) to create a contre-jour image where the subject becomes a silhouette, OR shoot the light through flowers or leaves creating a transparent effect.“
I just had to share it.
Then this afternoon I wandered out into the garden camera in hand to take photos for this months “changing seasons” post. As I rounded the corner this is what I saw…
The sun was perfectly positioned to back light this clump of bromeliads and water lilies, creating strong shadows.
So I couldn’t resist doing a second post for this weeks assignment.
I’m using the new “block editor”. A lot of head scratching going on, there are SO many options, I am rather mind boggled. Below is the link to Jude’s post. not sure if I have got this right. So fingers crossed I will click on publish…