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Friday, February 7, 2014

The Weekend in Black and White: Shadows on the snow

I've been taking a lot of shadow shots this winter.
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I was glad we got enough snow to play around with snow and shadows.
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I like snow with sunny days in general and that combination results in a lot of shadows to play with. 
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I thought the tree stumps looked like a row of hats below.
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I had trouble deciding which shot to use this week.
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23 comments:

Swati Singh said...

Cool B/W Images! the snow looking pretty..

HansHB said...

Great B&W post!
Well done!

John said...

The sun and the snow give the opportunity for high contrast shots.

Follygirl said...

Great winter pictures!!!

Christian Weiß said...

Great views and shadows of the winter landscape.

abrianna said...

I agree-the stumps do look like hats. Like the first shot a lot too-the bridge gives the foreground interest.

Dragonstar said...

Great series of shadow shots! Sun and snow work beautifully together.

Englepappa said...

Really nice shadows! You have a great series of winter pics!

NatureFootstep said...

seems you had some sunny days then. Not often you have to choose from a lot of images. Glad you posted them all. :)

B i r g i t t a said...

Great shadow shots! My favorite is the second one - light and lines :)

Sandi McBride said...

why choose? They are all lovely
hugs
Sandi

Karen said...

I like the added starkness B&W provides.

lina@my home sweet home said...

Wonderful contrast between snow and shadows. Each shot is unique and impressive.
Thanks for dropping by :)

Indrani said...

Colors will do no justice to this scene.
Well done with B&W!

BLOGitse said...

Shadows of the trees are so soft. Nice b&w series!

Ingun Kleppan said...

Lovely Photos!

Monica said...

Great series of winter shots, Carver!
The shadows works very well in B&W!
:)

RuneE said...

These would have been a total waste in colour - but great in monochrome!

Leovi said...

Wonderful play of light and shadows in this beautiful snowy forest , great B & W ! Cute Pics!

paul said...

Lots of them indeed, and all excellent. Beautiful in the snow.

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Sun on snow makes a wonderful canvass for your shadow 'paintings' (and they look like fine art)!

Pearl Maple said...

Great photos, love the way white snow frames up photo subjects so beautifully

Łucja-Maria said...

Oh Carver, your pictures are marvelous.
Greetings.

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