Category:  Nature Photography | Posted: November 18, 2017

The Many Hues Hidden in a White Mum

Shades of White

by nature rules

NOV 2017 CHALLENGE-Any Medium Contest Winner 
This is a grocery store mum placed on a white plate in the light of a window on November 9, 2017. Adjusting the white balance in the camera brought out blues, yellows, greens...whichever I wanted to choose. But my chosen capture was as close to pure white as possible.

But once loaded into Lightroom I began again with the many choices of colors hidden in white. They just appear naturally when enhanced...in the most beautiful and gentle way, in places that I could not falsely create. Lavenders, pinks, peach, blues, greens... I hope you can see them and enjoy them as much as I did from this simple white Mum. Thanks for viewing.

Canon EOS 70D; Macro lens; ISO 100; 100mm; -0.5ev; f/8; 1/6; tripod; Kelvin scale 4800.



Post Type Mixed Media Photography Mixed Media Medium
Cropped photo; Lightroom adjustments to bring out lights and shadows hence colors; Elements 12: erasures and slight cloning; Topaz Adjust and Impressions for blending in a bit of filter effects.





NOV 2017 CHALLENGE-Any Medium
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