Category Archives: Texture


Trees, originally uploaded by foto-art. A stark black and white shot taken at Lyme Park, in Cheshire, England. For some reason last year I got into black and white photography – something I have not done much of in over … Continue reading

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Valle Crucis Monastery 3 Texture and shape

Valle Crucis Abbey 3, originally uploaded by foto-art. Valle Crucis Abbey, near Llangollen, North Wales. When I arrived here the light was virtually side-on to the Monastery, so I was able to get a shot like this which highlights the … Continue reading

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Stonewall 1

Stonewall 1, originally uploaded by foto-art. Stone wall and fence post in the Peak District. A fairly typical black and white texture study. A red filter was used to increase contrast.

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Stonewall 2

Stonewall 2, originally uploaded by foto-art. Stonewall, barbed wire and litter, Peak District. What struck me here was the contrast between the natural elements of stone and grass, and the polluting elements of wire and plastic.

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