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Monochrome version . . . Sometimes color gets in the way of light and shape
Rand Scott Adams Rand47
Love the textures. And shadows.
Mike Nelson Pedde
I certainly agree with you Rand, the color version was very nice, but this image seems to have more depth and engages the viewer more.
The B&W Is very nice.
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Kevin Raber wrote:
The B&W Is very nice.
Thanks, Kevin . . .
This made a really nice print. Payment for suffering for our art! Rod Clark and I were up at zero-dark-thirty to drive out to our pre-selected spot from the afternoon before. 27 degrees and light snow on the ground. Dark, cold. But worth it.
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