Friday, July 17, 2009

Prop Shots

Several weeks ago we spent a weekend cleaning and organizing our garage, during the process we took a few hours to photograph some of the papier mache props stored in our garage. The photo includes about 75% of the props that have been built over the past few years. Absent from the photo are zombie skulls, demon skulls, plain old regular skulls, the sentinels and 14 sets of ribs, arms and hands.

Photographing the props was fun because they were displayed in a fashion that created some interesting juxtapositions as you don’t normally see frogs mixed with pumpkins mixed with gargoyles mixed with whatever.

The whole group of props sitting in our back yard reminded me of a huge papier mache garage sale. Slapping a price tag on each piece would have probably been easier than hauling everything back into storage.

More photos here.


The Frog Queen said...

Ah, thanks for the inspiration. I have been thinking about wings lately (and how to make them) - your pictures were perfect inspiration.

And I think I saw a frog :))))

BTW - I would definately come to that garage sale :D



The Captain said...

It's like a class photo of sorts. You must have a big garage.


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