Or lack of light.
Lack of a tripod.
And ultimately finding only one image of the nine is any good. (it’s number six just in case you were wondering).
The background is wrong. It’s black. A colleague sprayed it all matt black. It was meant to have texture and depth with a hint of colour showing through. There may be post-its attached to ‘projects’ with ‘step away’ written on them.
And the helebores? Well they may very well be beautiful, but sometimes I would like a little variety. Why are all commercial helebores white? Where are the dusky, dark, spotty versions? And when did I turn into an arsey artisty diva type?