Purple Iris

All three of these images are of the same Iris – taken at different times of the day, over two days, four days apart. With a flower this gorgeous, just by varying the shooting angle and the light, you can get a whole series of images!

Paris | 2003

In 2003 I spent a little over a week in Paris… La Danse, 1868, by Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, at the Palais Garnier, in Paris. L’Idylle, 1869, by Eugène-Antoine Aizelin, at the Palais Garnier. L’Etoile du Soir, 1870, by Louis-Félix Chabaud, one of 22 lamppost sculptures in front of Opéra Garnier. The Palais Garnier was started in …