Still no good news coming out of the U.K. in respect of when this lockdown is likely to be over. My feeling is this is going to go on for quite a while yet. I guess we just have to trust in what the Government are telling us and go with the flow. Seems as […]
This morning has been a weird one.
Day 3 of a working from home plan. I’m guessing this is going on for quite a while. A quick trip to our local supermarket involved standing in a cue to get in and when in, a very quiet almost eerie silence. Scary thing is no evidence of lots of basic essentials (pasta, rice, tinned […]
I am a sucker for black and white.
A few notes on the Olympus XA2
Had a wander round the Gloucester Quays area on Sunday.
Had a few frames left at the end of a roll of Tri-X 400 I’d pushed to 1600 in the Leica M6 and as I was off to a car meeting last weekend thought I’d take it along to finish the roll off. I don’t normally shoot cars on black and white film, I leave […]
I’ve always been a fan of black and white photography
I really like this Ford Mustang photograph captured at Bicester Heritage sometime last year. The low angle helps to accentuate the aggressive stance of the car and of course, the Ford Mustang is a classic.
Last December (2018) we spent a few days in New York. I shot a few frames of Tri-X on my Nikon F3 at 1600ISO. To be honest at the time I was disappointed with the results, but since then having thought more about it, I don’t think I explained to the lab how I had […]