Today I’ve added two new prints to my Sunflower gallery. These are fine art images, one in color and one in black & white. I was really taken with the shape and form of sunflowers a few months back and it resulted in a rather large body of work on the subject. There are a […]Read More Sunflower Photography: New Prints!
Today’s post is an update to my fine art photography catalog. I’ve spoken about the appeal of fine art flower photography before and these recent images reinforce the message. Tulips are pretty common in the genre, but with good reason. As usual, these images are all available as prints to be found here. Tulip Gallery at DESMONDMANNY.COM This […]Read More Tulips, Tulips, Tulips – Flower Photography
Another set of images from the Washington State Fair. The similarities between this type of photography and street photography lie in the necessity of being constantly aware of your surroundings. Things are always happening with such rapidity that if you are not aware and present, always observing, you will see the shot just a second […]Read More Scenes From A State Fair #2
I have been including fine art flower photography in my photographic oeuvre almost since I first picked up a camera. There’s no real mystery to it. I have mentioned it before but flowers are a fantastic photographic subject because of their availability and infinite form. There are very few flowers that are not a worthy […]Read More Sunflowers – Flower Photography
There are a few flowers I really enjoy photographing. Lilies, tulips, and rhododendrons are counted among that number. As a common photographic subject, flowers are appreciated for their variety of form, intricacy, and emotional connection. Few people don’t have some level of appreciation for flowers. It’s no wonder that flower photography is such a […]Read More Tulips – Flower Photography
The violin is one of the most romantic of instruments. If there is a more pragmatic reason other than the effect the violin has on the listener that prompted Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to have Sherlock Holmes be an aficionado of the instrument, I prefer not to know it. In my youth I played, but those […]Read More The Unstrung Violin
The last of the images from my last outing to Ruby Beach. The skies were not as dramatic as I’d have liked but I do like the images on the whole. Further, there is something almost meditative about landscape photography;[…]Read More Ruby Beach No. 3
A continuation of images from my most recent trip to Ruby Beach. Interestingly, I wasn’t the only photographer present that brisk morning. We both went about our endeavors, respectfully avoiding spoiling each others shots, intent on our work. […]Read More Ruby Beach No. 2