Once again I found myself next to a big piece of driftwood. This time it was almost an entire tree — branches and everything — that drew my attention. Often you’ll find driftwood in small pieces because of the punishment they take from the water and weather. This piece was in a small cove, sheltered from the big waves and weather.
I was trying to get an interesting angle to shoot this. I find that if you don’t fill the frame with it, it becomes a rather uninteresting photo. So I walked around it trying to find the right shot and found a spot where I could fill the frame with the interesting texture and geometry of the wood and minimize background distraction.
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- Camera: Mamiya C33 Professional
- Lens: Mamiya-Sekor 80mm (Black)
- Filter: #8 yellow
- Film: Fuji Neopan 400
- Developer: Kodak XTOL 1+2
- Development: Small tank for 12:30 at 20 degrees Celsius. Agitation was for the first minute, then four inversions per minute.
- Date: April, 2008
- Location: 45.36200, -63.91600
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- Copyright: © 2008 Chris Jones. All rights reserved. More information.
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