I started photography with B&W film. I developed my film and prints. Even though I now shoot in color and in digital format, I still love Black & White images for their storytelling ability. Sometimes color serves as a distraction that we don’t need.
For this image, I used a black backdrop, a tripod, a remote trigger and a Micro lens. It was a little windy so it took a while to get this bloom when it was still.
I have been an amateur photographer since the ’60s. I was living in Japan and was able to get a Nikkormat at a very good price since I was not a Japanese citizen, I didn’t have to pay tax. I was hooked. I had the opportunity while I was in the Army to use the […]