Monochrome Wing, helicopter, and “L” stories voting reminder

The “L” Stories voting round is underway and it’s a tight race. If you want to participate, you can find links to the stories and the poll for voting for “Alphabet Challenge L-Stories” HERE.<<<Link Just think; you could be the deciding vote in an epic battle of giants! Well, mostly giants, I’m still small both in stature and mass.

Clicking on the above link will take you to the post with the poll where you can cast your vote. The post also contains links to the individual stories. After voting, readers can — if so moved — spread the news about the story to friends and family. Or, not. But, we hope for yes.

So . . . wing<<Link and helicopter (seed)<<Link were introduced in yesterday’s post. I won’t be repeating all the information. If interested in what I shared, read yesterday’s post.

Today’s post is about the monochrome versions of yesterday’s photos.

Here’s a view of the pair’s other side . . .

Melisa is bothered by the damage on the win’s tip, but that’s been kicking around the house for something like nine months . . . I’m surprised it’s not been reduced to dust. Either of them, for that matter.

As usual, when I look at just the monochrome versions (and not distracted by the glitz of color photos), I can appreciate different aspects of the photos.

Surprisingly, of all these photos, this next one is the one I like the best . . .

I think it’s because the monochrome and texture strike a great balance and complement each other.

And, even though it’s the same subject, the interplay of shadows is not as great in this next photo.

I hope you enjoyed this post and hope you are interested in reading the stories and voting. But, no worries if the latter isn’t true, and sorry if the former is true.

You can see the full-size photos in the SmugMug Gallery HERE.<<<Link Or, you can click on the individual photos for a larger (but not-full-size) view, or just scroll through the gallery below:

I know some (mighty few) people miss my long posts . . . but, if you are one of the few, there are many posts worth revisiting. THIS POST from 2014, for example.

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