Ferns Polaroid Type 55 positive negative film

Ferns Polaroid Type 55 positive negative film. Polaroid is quite a remarkable photographic medium. Quite apart from the instantaneous imaging it could provide, the prints themselves are quite unique in their characteristics. Polaroid introduced the Type 55 P/N  film back in 1961. It produces both a positive print as well as a black and white... Continue reading "Ferns Polaroid Type 55 positive negative film"

Kent St Weir Canning River

Photo Canning River Kent St Weir Perth recent rain

Photo Canning River Kent St Weir Perth.  Printed this morning in my darkroom, I made this image last weekend just after some recent rain. It was rather impromptu in one sense. I had been out earlier walking the dog, minus my camera, and noticed that in the late afternoon the weather had abated and everything... Continue reading "Photo Canning River Kent St Weir Perth recent rain"

Looking Glass Magazine issue 8 Aug Sept 2015

Looking Glass Magazine Issue 8 Aug Sept 2015

Looking Glass Magazine - Tales from the lens -Batteries Not Included.  I am delighted to have several images and a short essay published in this month's Looking Glass Magazine. That two of those images were made literally down the street from where I live in suburban Perth is even more satisfying! Looking Glass Magazine is published... Continue reading "Looking Glass Magazine Issue 8 Aug Sept 2015"

Canning River Perth burnt woodland

Canning River Perth burnt woodland Western Australia

Canning River Perth  burnt woodland Canning River Perth  burnt woodland was first published in "Lost in Suburbia" in 2013, "Dissociation" 2015 Heathcote Museum & Gallery exhibition catalogue.  When I first viewed this on the ground glass screen of my camera I was excited by the prospect of producing a wonderful print. As is so often... Continue reading "Canning River Perth burnt woodland Western Australia"

Canning River Perth sunrise Western Australia

Canning River Perth sunrise Western Australia

Canning River Perth sunrise Western Australia Canning River Perth sunrise.  Whenever I wake to a misty morning here in Perth I try to get down to the river. Mist or fog transforms the landscape, highlighting visual elements close to the viewer by fact that it obscures the view of more distant objects. It also transforms the... Continue reading "Canning River Perth sunrise Western Australia"