One false start later and we are live!
(You may have seen an attempt at this post hours earlier. Consider it a dry run.)
Why yes, I do seem to photograph mugs to an unseemly degree…
I am usually not one for mobile photography. Partly because I am often a few generations behind the tech curve, and partly because l usually have a camera, digital or analog, on me most times.
For once l am not behind the curve with my newer device so l will give it a go from time to time.
I was going to post a color version of this. It just didn’t work for me though. Largely I think because the intention of this shot was not “food photograph” per se, despite it being a photograph of food.
In this instance the image is more symbolic than purely representative. It implies a certain narrative apart from informing the viewer, “this is a yummy piece of cake.”
The intent here is much better aided by monochrome.
However, to satisfy the curious the color version is here: