Moons Crossing Warren River Pemberton
Moons Crossing Warren River Pemberton is a popular camping and fishing spot with the locals within the Warren National Park. During wet weather, it is best approached by 4WD as the track is steep and parts can become slippery with mud.
Fringed by towering karri forest the river alternates between broad open sections of
This image was used for a double page spread in my book about the landscape surrounding the Pemberton Wine Region. I was deliberately using a 6x12cm roll film back on my 4×5 camera to compose this image. The 6x12cm format fitted well with the book’s double-page spread without the need for cropping the original image.
In the days of the first Europeans moving into the area there were of course no roads or bridges. They traveled through the forest on horseback towing their belongings in a cart. Obstructed by the river they were forced to search for naturally shallow areas of the river they could cross. Moons’ Crossing is one such place.
Velvia 120, Horseman 6×12 roll film back Wista Field Camera and 90mm lens.