Portrait of a Potato

I was inspired by Kevin Abosch’s photograph, Potato #345, which has been bought for over one million dollars.Photo of a potato

I think my potato has more character; note how the eyes follow you around the room. Although I do need to work on my lighting. Therefore, I shall accept fifty quid for it. The financial value of any artwork is basically whatever someone is prepared to pay for it. The artistic value is down to personal opinion. Actually, the more I look at it, the more I like Mr Abosch’s potato #345. I wonder if it was mashed or chipped …

22 thoughts on “Portrait of a Potato

  1. haha How could you consider eating Photo Spud? πŸ™‚
    I’m sorry – but the million dollar spud photo is really boring. Someone has waaaay too much money and no taste to buy it!
    Yours has much more character. πŸ™‚

  2. Damn (excuse me, but) – I knew I should have given up bird and flower photography and practiced more with my food photography experiments 18 months ago. πŸ™‚

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