Floral: a study in personalities

click on thumbnails below to see larger images                                                               My primary concern in these was the use of light as a way of achiveing chiaroscuro, using a timeless technique to illuminate the uniqueness of each flower.  Their beauty and power come from the "actual exactness" of what they are.  Using chiaroscuro accents  what they are in a dramatic way.  Image: 8.5" by 11.5" matted to 14 x 18 or 12"x 16" matted to 17 x 22.   Edition 25