Date: January 14, 2004
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Nonfiction / Art / photography / plants
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By Harold Feinstein
teaching photography, my basic instruction is ‘When your mouth
drops open, click the shutter!’” – Harold Feinstein
continues to say the tulips he photographed for this book gave him
many mouth-dropping moments. Once you see them, you’ll understand.
Feinstein photographs the traditional shaped tulip, the fringed
edged, and those resembling the shapes of roses. Each is brilliant
in color and sometimes adjusted to appear even more flamboyant.
I found the wildness of the Double Circus Parrot intriguing, the
Green Wave Parrot daring, and the Family Cluster beautiful. Spring
Green, the side view and the multi tulip shot are my absolute favorites,
and the Easter tulip reminds me of an oil painting.
begin the growing season, and maybe that’s why I like to think
of them as a sign of renewal. Beautiful heads of color and design
waving in the breeze can be inspiring. Besides impressing me as
art, The Infinite Tulip reminds me of spring, Easter, and
gardening. When you fill that Easter or gardening basket for your
parents or friends, consider including The Infinite Tulip.