The simplicity of this plants leaves are beautiful. Aristolochia Clematitis, photograph by Karl Blossfeldt (ca. 1928)

Karl Blossfeldt – Plants

Art in Nature - heart shaped leaves intricate leaf vein patterns - organic texture inspiration; black white plant photography, lighting harder to capture detailed texture, one light source to the left.

Edward Weston - Still life Research

When he came back he concentrated on nature studies until he died in Edward Weston is widely regarded as one of the foremost photographers in America.

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Surrealism and optical illusions occur in real life. Note the refraction pattern caused by this glass of water.

Edward Weston, Driftwood

Edward Weston, Driftwood, I like this picture because it shows how texture can be used in photography to make you feel a certain way.

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Edward Weston - Again, objects brought out of their usual context to impersonate other representations. Enhanced by the deep black and white tones, and unusual shapes