Why B&W? Well, the traditional view is that B&W is best suited to capture only the form and texture of a subject, thereby giving you the simple essence of the subject... In view of that, floral is one subject that flourish on form and texture ... therefore, B&W. Now, that's the boy scout version.... Between you and me, B&W is simply the only kind of film I can develop myself (al-cheapo-ly). When I learn how to develop colour, I'll probably give you another version ... It is a cold and imperfect world they live in ... Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available) View attachment 11297 View attachment 11298 Kodak Tri-X 400 taken with Nikon D+SLR (aka Nikon Coolscan V + Nikon FA). First two pics with Nikkor-O 55/1.2; last with Rodenstock XR-Heligon 75/1.1.