The light underneath a forest canopy is almost always perfect. It’s even better when it’s autumn, the sun is a little lower and the light seems to be a little more delicate. Every now and then it hits the perfect spot, just begging to be photographed.
I came across these maple leaves that were in that exact perfect spot. Beautifully lit, bursting with colour and ready to be photographed by anyone who passes by. Lucky for me I was that person. I really wanted to focus on the leaves and put the tree trunk into the background. In the enlarged prints of this, the leaves practically leap off the paper.
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- Camera: Mamiya C33 Professional
- Lens: Mamiya-Sekor 65mm (Chrome)
- Film: Fuji Pro 160S
- Developer: C41
- Development: Lab processed in C41 chemistry
- Date: October, 2007
- Location: 44.44802, -65.25755
- what3words: vacuum.when.saying
- Copyright: © 2007 Chris Jones. All rights reserved. More information.
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