Autumn in the rain…

Autumn in the rain, towards the band stand in the first basin
Fuji Xpro1 ƒ2.8  1/9th ISO1250

Autumn in the rain, towards the band stand in the first basin… Forgot to post this image from almost a month ago ‘Amazingly to me’ its hand held, a grab shot at that, in as much as the rain just at that moment started to bucket down! I don’t have a steady hand any longer, skeletal injuries over the years have taken their toll and one of the side effects is unsteady hands!

Fern in the rain…

Mono-fern-in-the-rain

Someday I want to do some platinum prints but for now this will have to do. I don’t get snobbish about process. I like what comes out of a wet darkroom and these days digital imagery can be an equal partner in the process. I don’t see the point in only working with film when the results from the digital process allow one to develop ideas so quickly. It seems to me that one can take an image from any source with any medium and then have the final special image produced in a beautiful, precious and expensive medium like the platinum or palladium print. Someday…