To Copy is to Flatter …
so, I copied … not sure I flattered. My friend Julie sent me this food blog.
http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/2011/03/pasta-salad-with-tomatoes-zucchini-and-feta/ The Pioneer Woman has talent.
I tried to emulated The PW’s photographing steps from start to finish … The end result : Pasta Salad.
First I had to run to the local Jewel and purchase the produce. As I have said before, there is no holding me back when I have a bee in my bonnet.
These are not bad pictures, however ….. cbb.
I stole the composition, and mimicked her angles and depth of field. Sometimes it is easier, and more efficient, to emulate a learning curve, than to struggle with effortful obstacles. I hope my eye matures, my creative eye.
Lets look :
I could still pull back from the subject, and I am in the process of learning how.
So, what do you think ? progress ?