Yes, I shot the flower in the shadows because I like chiaroscuro--the interplay between dark and light
What is the allure of the dark and dirty when there is so much beauty and goodness in the world.
The French have a phrase for it and I wrote it down somewhere but can't find it now. It's when someone purposefully immerses themselves in the gutter. It seems this is an increasingly popular way to see life.
I don't. You may have picked that up from reading the blog.