First Glance Abstract Art Upstate Snow South Carolina

First Glance – Upstate SC

What do you see?
Is this an abstract artwork?

At First Glance this monochromatic scene may appear to be an abstract drawing of black marks on a white ground. However, further visual exploration reveals this artwork is a realism – a photograph of snow-covered Dogwood branches. The contrast of white snow snuggled to dark branches combine for this natural and intricate design.

Now, what do you see?

camera: Nikon D500 | lens: AF Nikkor Zoom 24-70mm f/2.8G
focal length: 70mm (105mm) | exposure: f/5 – 1/5 – iso 1000