June 30, 2010

Panoramic Camera 1

Still slowly going through old work... found these little beauties made on a Russian FT-2 Panoramic Camera... these images were made near the West Gate Bridge in 1998... now that's a long time ago!

The FT-2 has a spring wound, rotating lens that allows for very wide angle views and looks like this ...

June 27, 2010

Tree and Sky

I've been photographing the same tree in the backyard off and on over the last few years... always wondered what to do with them so here is at least one point of resolution ...

June 24, 2010

Cloud Triptych 3

Cloud Triptych 2

Cloud Triptych 1

I've started looking for relationships in the many images I have been making of cloud formations...
The use of three panels seems quite satisfying in terms of visual structure and in this example, the rather evocative 'faces' and 'figures' are quite strong

June 08, 2010

Abbotsford Wall

An old building at the back of the Abbotsford Convent... This photo is a few years old, but after a recent visit, it's still there and relatively unchanged.... 

June 02, 2010

The End of Print?

While it is far to premature to say we are at the 'end of print', there is no doubt a huge wave of change descending (the iPad being a substantil part of it) and there will inevitably be radical shifts ahead...
Here is a link to an article on this idea on the Zone Zero site... while rather provocative, it is also a reminder that we 'live in interesting times'...