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My World: Flower Portraits

Asher Kelman

OPF Owner/Editor-in-Chief
I often use leaves in place of people.

But now I want to look closely at flowers as entities with some identity and personal value, so they become compatriots and perhaps companions too.

Asher Kelman: “Bird of Paradise”

Asher Kelman

OPF Owner/Editor-in-Chief
Thanks Ignacio and James for your generous remarks.

I am trying to devote the same attention to flowers that we give to formal sittings with paying commissions for formal portrait studio work.

But this is just a picture snapped of a flower I noticed in someone’s from garden when I visited my son!

But it could we’ll be that the Fuji GFX 50 MP accounts for the quality of the file. But perhaps the same could be achieved with any camera.L!


Asher Kelman

OPF Owner/Editor-in-Chief
Here with the iPhone XS Max edited on the phone with just Snapseed! I don’t see the nuanced tonalities as well here.

It could be that one needs the finer control of editing in Photoshop CC or other desktop full fledged software.


Asher Kelman: “Orange Protea”
iPhone XS Max, Snapseed