Photo Essay – Textures, patterns and close-ups – Palm Trees

Have you ever paid close attention to palm trees? I did not know there were so many different varieties until I went on this photo assignment. I am not really interested in photographing a whole tree. I love details, close-ups and textures. This essays is all about light and shadows, patterns and textures and finding perfection in nature. Enjoy!

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6 thoughts on “Photo Essay – Textures, patterns and close-ups – Palm Trees

  1. My very first intro to your work; I connected through our Linkedin site; it is easy to feel the mindfullness of your photography; and like me Street People have a big place in your Art. Thank you for sharing.

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  2. Very nice! I too love the palm details at Como. I could spend hours and more GBs than necessary photographing them. Very nice photos. I especially loved the third from the top and the second from the bottom.

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  3. Nice work! I love the section at the conservatory with the palms, and have taken a couple of shots in there similar to these. I’ll need to revisit with an eye toward this kind of detail, though. Thanks for sharing these!

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  4. Valerie,

    Nice! I too love photographing Palm Trees .. but always from a distant often with the blue sky being focal in my shots. I really enjoyed your up close and personal perspective. I to can see your photos evolving into some lovely fabrics.

    Thanks for sharing!

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  5. Wow! Some of these photographs are inspiration for fabric patterns, Valerie! Very nice. (It isn’t easy being green, says Kermit the Frog!)

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