• Macro photograph of an orange ranunculus on a black background by Tracey Capone

    botanical portrait series: orange ranunculus

    Some time last winter, I realized that I hadn’t been out shooting in months. For any number of reasons, I hadn’t even picked up my camera in months. I’m a photographer, isn’t that against the law or something? At the time, we were in a deep freeze here in Chicago so I didn’t relish the idea of shooting outside. Instead, I opted to go the Lightbox route and bring Spring to our home early by doing a series of macro photographs of flowers. It would give me the opportunity to keep my skills up without having to brave the elements. And so, the Botanical Portrait Series was born.   I…

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    Welcome to my brand new blog! A little about me, Tracey Capone, the artist and photographer behind the blog.