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Photo-a-Week Challenge: Still life. August 8, 2019

Baked eggshells to use as fertilizer for my now-dead tomato plant. Black thumb despite my best efforts.
Vintage milk bottles at Museum of American Heritage in Palo Alto. Artifact found in room exhibiting early 20th century kitchen.
Garlic bundles at parent’s farmhouse. Got one for us and surprised at surprised at how fresh they stayed for months.

Thank you Nancy Merrill for hosting this photo challenge! Interesting topic. It was fun to review my photos and find ones that fit this theme.

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Monochrome Monday

These flower’s subtle blend of colors were pretty to see set against the leaves, but the photo did not bring out the colors as nicely as I anticipated. So I changed the filter and was surprised by how much better it looked. The light and dark contrast highlights the flower petal’s textures.