Calla Lilies - I am on a flower kick this week I guess.
Once again I was in the store and saw flowers I just needed to photograph. I am a sucker for the form and line of calla lilies and these purple white ones just screamed to have their pictures taken. So once again I turned my kitchen into a studio. I used one strobe in a softbox high and to the left and a muslin portrait background far enough away to knock out of focus to help the flowers jump out a little. Hopefully this weekend I'll shot some nature out in nature... Keep Makin' Art! Carl
Zantedeschia or Arum Lily
Zantedeschia is commonly called the arum lily, Easter lily or calla lily, although it is not a lily, a calla nor an arum, however, like the arum and calla, it is in the family Araceae. Zantedeschia are native to southern Africa, and are traditionally white, but also available in lots of eye-catching colours, like the Zantedeschia Passionfruit (above). They are rhizomatous perennial plants (some varieties are clump forming), growing to 60cm-2.5m tall with leaves 15–45 cm long. The white…
Calla Lilies Art Print by Marlene Ford
Calla Lilies art print by Marlene Ford. Our art prints are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All art prints include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.