Floral Design Day was created as a unique way to celebrate a special birthday of Carl Rittner, the founder of the Rittners School of Floral Design in Boston over 60 years ago.
For thousands of years, floral design has been an important cultural art form. It may be in a bouquet, painting, in a textile, a garden or floral arrangement.
Don’t have a bouquet of flowers around, not to worry, floral design is everywhere, paintings, textiles. Some tips on how to photograph flowers.
- Get in close
- Backlighting makes your flowers glow
- Use a shallow depth of field
- Photograph them on an overcast day, to avoid shadows
- Change your point of view What are you going to photo today?