maple tree seed

October 01, 2008  in  About my art       Related posts:  

After a very busy September, full of print schedules and marketing plans, I finally got to spend some time in the studio shooting new photographs. I’ve been able to spend large parts of the past few days shooting, and am pleasantly surprised at how quickly things are gelling for me. Digging around in my stash of seeds, I found this beautifully curled maple seed. It took a little while to warm up, to get my lighting right, to get comfortable with my camera, to get my eye really seeing again. But after a few hours of exploration, I found this:

Maple Tree Seed Abstract ©Daniel Sroka

Since then I’ve been discovering many other images hidden within this little seed. I’m pretty excited about how this shoot is going! More to come…