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London, England, 2016
Moments and scenes I captured during my trip to London, England, in the summer of 2016.
Here are some highlights followed by the rest of the photographs:
View from the White Tower (Tower Of London) of Tower Bridge and the Thames - London, England, 2016
Thames Path, Tower Birdge/City Hall - London, England, 2016
Bicycles Locked At Piccadilly Circus Over Night - London, England, 2016
The Serpentine Gallery summer pavilion - designed by Danish architects BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) with a structure of hollow fibreglass blocks - Kensington Gardens, London, England, 2016
Inside, Looking Up The Serpentine Gallery summer pavilion - designed by Danish architects BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) with a structure of hollow fibreglass blocks - Kensington Gardens, London, England, 2016
Bow Of The Cutty Sark - Greenwich, London, England, 2016
The Shard - London, England, 2016
On the top deck of a London double decker bus - London, England, 2016
The Chancellors Pub - Hammersmith, London, England, 2016
The John Madejski Garden in the Victoria & Albert Museum - London, Englan, 2016 (129 megapixels panoramic)
View from the top of Greenwich Park looking north - London, England, 2016
Tree, Parliament Hill, Hampstead Heath park - London, England, 2016
Natural History Museum Front Facade - London, England, 2016
The Cocoon At The Natural History Museum - London, England, 2016
View of the Thames and Southwark, featuring The Shard - London, England, 2016
Sunken Garden at Kensington Palace - London, England, 2016
Great Smith St - London, England, 2016
The rest of the photographs:
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The Glengarry Highland Games, Car Show – Maxville, Ontario & Parliament Hill – Ottawa
Posted in Architecture, Concerts, Events, Landscape, Live Performance, Location Photography, Music Photography, People, Places, Things Tagged 2 3 august 2013, 2013, alexi dagher, Alvin, architecture, bagpipes, Band, beautiful, bell, car show, celtic, concert, dramatic light, drums, event, Exposure, glengarry highland games, hot, Intense, Landscape, lifestyle, live, location, main street, marching, maxville, mechanic street, Montreal Pipes & Drums, music, Music Photography, musician, muskets, news, nice, ontario, ottawa, parliament, parliament hill, parliment, Photographer, Photography, photos, pics, pictures, pipes, pipes & drums, scottish, summer, The 78th Fraser Highlanders, train tracks, warm Leave a comment
Graflex Crown Graphic 4X5 View Camera
I recently picked up a new old used press camera from a bookstore here in N.D.G. (Encore Bookstore), the large format 4X5 Graflex Crown Graphic. It still had the rangefinder and viewfinder accessories and was in very good mechanical and cosmetic shape.
I wanted to test it and remembered I had some Polaroid 72 4X5 instant sheet film in my fridge from 2006. I had two minor issues, the first issue is the sheet film having expired in February 2007 and the second being the possibility of the camera not working at all. I borrowed the Polaroid 545 instant film holder and went forth with trying the camera.
Lo and behold !! The camera and the film still worked almost perfectly !!
I finally chose the best out of the 4 shots I did. That was the end of the Polaroid 72 instant film sheets for me as they have been discontinued a few years ago.
Here’s the photo:
Graflex Crown Graphic 4X5 View Camera
Fridge Stored Expired (02/2007) “Polaroid 72” 4X5 ISO400 Instant Sheet Film
Polaroid 545 Film Holder
About 2.5s exposure at f/6.8 with 90mm Graflex Optar W.A. Lens
And here’s the “Polaroid Goop” version of this photo:
Tech Note: After letting the gooey chemicals dry out, I then scanned the negative and corrected contrast and exposure in the digital domain. All the visual “effects” are from the negative sheet itself.
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Canada Day Parade, July 1st 2013 – Montreal
Posted in Events, Location Photography, News, People Tagged 2013, alexi dagher, Alvin, bagpipe, bagpipes, Band, beard, canada day parade, carnac, cjad, downtown, dragons, drums, event, Exposure, festivity, hot, india, july 1st, karnac, kids, kilts, lifestyle, live, location, loud, mcdonalds, montreal, montreal pipes and drums, moving day, music, Music Photography, musician, news, nice, Photographer, Photography, photos, pics, pictures, portrait, rollerblades, sari, scared, shriners, summer, swiss, vikings, warm, zz top, zztop Leave a comment