Still Life - Professional

Elegance Calla Lys Noir 2

Dale M Reid


"Elegance Calla Lys Noir 2"
This is a silver gelatin print created in 2014. If you look closely at the ‘Calla Lily’, there is an elegance and beauty with this flower. Recently, I purchased eight stems of the black Calla Lilies.

Biography: Photographer Dale M Reid uses dark room techniques to imbue her botanical subjects with unimaginable personality and emotion. Reid's studies utilize different elements to produce sensual and whimsical portraits in high contrast with a keen eye for texture, form, and framing. Elegant white or black backgrounds highlight her subjects, allowing them to monopolize the photographs, filling the space with their unique voices and stories. Once having to juggle her photography and finance careers, Reid was able to shape her distinct artistic voice, inspired partially by her life partner's diagnosis...

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