Abstract views
Birdscape by June Sharpe

Image details - Birdscape

Photographer: June Sharpe
Competition: Competition 17
Category: 7IM Abstract Views
Location: Kent, England, United Kingdom


The layered branches of this conifer reminded me of the dancing cranes often featured in Japanese woodcuts. In post-processing, I added a fill layer and used exclusion blending mode to alter the colours and enhance the feeling of movement and sense of the ‘birds’ dancing in a fantasy woodland.


Overall winner - International Garden Photographer of the Year Competition 17