Dade Freeman
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Project: Week 11 - Broken

For the theme of "Broken", I had several different ideas swirling around my mind - a smashed egg, a shattered plate or maybe a crushed biscuit - but I didn't seem to have the motivation to start developing any of those concepts further. If something doesn't really grab my attention, I'm unlikely to run with it. However, I realised that I needed to start sorting myself out as I was falling further and further behind with this project. I concentrated more on what would make for an interesting image and given that Easter is right around the corner, that seemed like a good place to start. That meant using eggs in an image yet again. OK, I admit it, I may have an egg obsession!

So I took myself off to the local supermarket and bought half a dozen chocolate eggs along with half a dozen hen's eggs from The Happy Egg Co. I picked that company because I particularly wanted to utilise their box in my shot. With the general concept sorted, I started to tweak the  arrangement and play with the different elements of the set. Finally, everything came together just as I had hoped and I'm very pleased with the finished product. I'd certainly be happy to open my eggbox and find these inside!

Here’s the finished image for Week 11.

Yummy Easter Egg
Yummy Easter Egg