Over the years, I have walked through this local wood about 500 times with Badger, my dog. Here is the effect of toning a picture of this wood ... Royden Woods, HP5 developed in PMK and printer at grade 2, no dodging and burning. Scanned from print. Each time I am struck by the short … Continue reading Trees and Rhododendron
Picturing a scene with Bromoil.
I’ve never thought of myself as being a victim of ‘gear acquisition syndrome’ but looking at the number of cameras that I have, perhaps I am ... I have always justified owning several cameras by arguing that each is specific to a photographic need and, whereas there is some truth to this, it’s not the … Continue reading A journey of cameras
I'm pleased with my recently purchased Mamiya-6 Folder. I'm beginning to understand its little quirks and it's starting to do a reasonable job for me. Here are my early impressions... Mamiya-6 Folder, side view - iphone image. I have long wanted a medium format folder, particularly a 6 by 6, and have been looking at … Continue reading Early Impressions of the Mamiya-6 Folder
Looking towards North Wales. Mamiya 6 Folder; HP5; Pyrocat HD. I enjoyed taking this photograph. It is just a few minutes away from where I live. Five women had stopped to take in the scene with their sandwiches. A view within a view type of picture, like we are eaves-dropping on a private moment. Of … Continue reading Five Women