Confusion of Scale 2

How big is the stone in this image? Whilst one may make an educated guess, there’s nothing concrete to allow you to form any conclusions as to absolute scale. In many ways I feel that this adds to a photograph, as it creates a sense of wonder, and makes the viewer contemplate the scene and ...

Reintroduced Velvia 50

I recently received from Fuji UK a promotional roll of the re-introduced Velvia 50 and its associated datasheet. Well, from inspection of the datasheet the characteristics of the film look identical. The code is still RVP, it’s still called Velvia (not Velvia II), and the sheet film notch-code is still the same. I’m really hopefull ...

Desert Sands – a photograph of Hoylake 1

There are few places on The Wirral where the bedrock is exposed along the coast. Hilbre Point, just a short distance from the centre of Hoylake is one of these locations. I’m attracted to the form and shapes in these rocks, the weathered strata exposing geological information preserved millions of years ago. In the case ...