A couple weeks ago, on November 19, I photographed 9 plants in my garden that had orange fall foliage. Nine; one day; orange (not the yellows, not reds or greens); in my garden. I was thrilled. After years of planning my garden for fall color, I needed to get to work with my camera.
I decided to make a very special composite photograph of all nine leaves silhouetted on white background. I’ll take you through the rather involved process, but for those who are the real plant nuts, we will have a quiz. Can you identify all nine ? As correct guesses come in, I will let you know which are correct and you can add additional comments.
The first to get all nine will get an original 12×18 signed print of one with all the silhouettes at the bottom of the post. It is a limited edition of 10. This first composite is nice but not so hard to do: Continue Reading →