Abstracts

A couple of colourful, abstract images created from a vase of tulips…. I wanted to have another shot at motion blur, and played with horizontal, vertical and sort of wavy movements of the camera, on a 1/4 second exposure, whilst sitting in the comfort of my armchair!  I did play about in post processing slightly, but most of the result is from camera. The non-linear results were best:

Tulip Abstract 2

Tulip Abstract 2

Tulip Abstract 1

Tulip Abstract 1

Do let me know what you think!

53 comments

  1. Amazing work Sue!! 🙂

  2. Nice. Abstracts are my “thing.” These are good.

    • Sue

      Many thanks, Joanne… I have been feeling a bit weary today, so I picked up the camera whilst sitting in my armchair looking at the tulips, and just had a play!!

  3. Very effective Sue, that works really well

  4. I love the color and the effect very much.

  5. soft and airy – nice shots

  6. I love the effect Sue…

  7. Such a gorgeous collection Sue, fun in the armchair indeed!

  8. I wouldn’t have known they were tulips, I like the rich but gentle colours.

  9. thephotoseye

    These are lovely! I like that the results were mostly from the camera. Extremely inspiring!

  10. I would have had to look a while to see that they were flowers. The colours in the first photo are very good indeed. Well done Sue.
    Best wishes, Pete.

  11. Sandra Curtin

    These are so lovely Sue. If I saw these in a shop as framed prints I would snap them up.

  12. I love these Sue! 🙂

  13. Fun! A gentle ‘waff’ of colour, Sue 🙂

  14. absolutely love the colour of motion!!

  15. Perfect abstracts, Sue. 🙂

  16. This is absolutely gorgeous Sue! I get now, what Jo meant by “Not as much as the previous ones” 🙂

  17. So soft and ethereal. I could stare at this for hours.

  18. Beautiful and dreamy! These would look wonderful printed big on canvas!

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