Revisiting the past

Trying to show my youngest one how to make something ordinary look interesting with light we took a look at Edward Weston's pepper no 30. He didn't even recognize it as a pepper. Of course you can't blame the kid, Monsanto and Co have made sure that all peppers arriving on super market shelves look … Continue reading Revisiting the past

First Steps in Color

Another uninspiring morning with rather dull light. But, this is merely a testing phase, so who cares? I went out and tried my hands at 4x5 in color. Back home I quickly set up the chemicals. Maintaining a constant temperature proved to be a challenge. Another mishap had two negatives on top of each other … Continue reading First Steps in Color