Aristolochia Clematitis – Karl Blossfeldt  (German, 1865–1932)

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.

Karl Blossfeldt photograph, 1928

Karl Blossfeldt, Adiantum pedatum (Maidenhair-Fern, young rolled-up fronds enlarged photogravure, Gift of Rick A.

Karl Blossfeldt

Karl Blossfeldt - Laserpitum siler Laserwort Part of a fertilizing cluster magnified four times

The Reel Foto: Karl Blossfeldt: Majestic Plant Portraits

Loveliest of lovely things are they, On earth, that soonest pass away Photogravures by Karl Blossfeldt Title: William Cullen Bryant