cacti - colour or black and white?

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  1. captain-spanky

    captain-spanky TPF Noob!

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    Taken on holiday in Cala D'Or, Mallorca from my balcony looking down into the gardens.
    i can't decide...
    I love the contrast and the lines of the whole thing and the colour one looks excellent close up and large... but cant decide between them... I'll probably end up using both... :D

    What are your thoughts? Please be honest...

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  2. crystalview

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    I like the black and white quite a bit. Adding more contrast might be cool too. Who knows, I'm a newb. nice shot!
     
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    color :)
     
  4. JonMikal

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    color
     
  5. cactus waltz

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    Cacti are much associated by their color, so I say.. color!
     
  6. Artemis

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    I like the black and white, but the colour may be better.

    Nice pic btw...
     
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    I think the black and white one makes you think. Therefore I say B&W.
     
  8. Karalee

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    Yeah Im with the above poster, I like it in black and white.
     
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    Another vote for B&W
     
  10. jadin

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    There is plenty of texture so black and white works great.
     
  11. aggiezach

    aggiezach Yup...

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    B&W yo. And I agree with one of the posters above a slite boost in contrast might do this photo some good! But its a great shot yo! Thanks for sharing :D
     
  12. cactus waltz

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    Basically, whatever you choose will be fine.
     

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