today. Cats went berserk, myself not in a good mood. Autumn?
…on the sky last night, a soft light bathing, and transmuting, the otherwise mundane buildings around me… as if reality had become dreamlike,perhaps just a few moments,… that will last for an eternity. The storm died at some point when I was asleep, constant rain this morning, the black cat was early on on the balcony, food was put on … Read More
when I woke up. No photographs taken, those in my memory will be my companions. I wasted a few minutes doing the morning chores, those colours were already gone then. Reminded me of that dawn, many years ago, on a building facing the bay in Valparaíso, after a night working with fellow students in a project… I will never forget … Read More
The slavery of social media is the subservience to the first glance reception that a post, or an image, gets, expressed in the form of likes, or hearts, or whatever. In an era were superficiality reigns supreme, at least according to the big boys of social media, that leads to the tyranny of the lowest common denominator. Time is not … Read More
Set up self portrait session with the Walker camera. Light source a single lamp. 6 plus minutes exposure time. However, I forgot to set up the timer, so, eventually, I got bored of waiting the end of exposure, so I closed the shutter. No idea what exposure time was. Development will elucidate if the negative is usable or not. I … Read More
The introduction of a SSL certificate, and the issues associated with it, such as the X-Pro editor was blocked, led to a tweaking of the site: Side bar was moved to the left. Main navigation was moved to the side bar. Header was cleaned up. Title (my name) tweaked, and made bigger. Subscribe page changed using X-Pro email form integrated … Read More
A couple of days ago I announced in Facebook, to gauge reactions, that I was considering going into wet plate photography. So far, comments have been favourable. However, this is not a decision I have taken lightly. It has been in my mind for nearly a year, now. I have done some practical research, such as knowing where to get … Read More