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Month of Squares

Trees #23

July Squares: Trees #23

Trees on the South Bruce Peninsula, Ontario, Canada in monochrome. It’s all about the light and shade.

This is my day 23 contribution to Becky’s July Squares: Trees photo challenge.

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Lens-Artists

Black and White

This is my contribution to the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: Black and White prompt.

Cee's Black and White Photo Challenge: Decayed or Rusty

An abandoned crofters cottage at Elgol on the Isle of Skye, Scotland. Easter 1980.

Monochrome Monday: 22nd March 2021

Intentional camera movement of trees in snow on the South Bruce Peninsula last winter.

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: A River Runs Through It

The Houses of Parliament in London, England from the South Bank of the River Thames. In the very early 1980s I was one of the field testers for a new type of black and white film, Ilford XP1.

Monochrome Monday: 28th December 2020

The Government Dock in the village of Colpoy’s Bay on the South Bruce Peninsula at sunrise last autumn.

A Photo a Week Challenge: Light and Dark

Team Bike entering the start/finish straight shortly before midnight during the Le Mans 24 hour motorcycle endurance race in April 1982.

Lens-Artists: My Photographic Journey

Trees on snow covered farmland in Hatherton near Nantwich in southern Cheshire, England. One of my earliest photos dating back to the mid 1970s.

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CBWC Month of Squares

Monochrome Trees

CBWC: Monochrome Trees

Mist amongst trees on Bickerton Hill in southern Cheshire, England.

This is my contribution to Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge: Trees or Tree Parts prompt and a day 2 contribution to Becky’s July Squares: Trees photo challenge.

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CBWC

SITE 5

This is my contribution to Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge: Five prompt.

The SITE 5 marker on a campground on the South Bruce Peninsula, Ontario. I used an orange filter when doing the monochrome conversion to increase the contrast on the faded yellow sign.

CBWC: Five
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Cosmic Photo Challenge

Some Recent Photos

This is my contribution to the Cosmic Photo Challenge: Freestyle prompt.

I decided to go with a small selection recent photos that I had edited to use in various posts and then never used.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: Freestyle

Browns and Greens. An intentional camera movement photo of leaf litter and spring greenery.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: Freestyle

Monochrome Fence. An old fence shortly after sunrise converted to monochrome using a blue filter to make the fence posts lighter than the surrounding vegetation. It almost looks like a black and white negative.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: Freestyle

Dappled Sunlight on the Ivy. Taken on a recent walk around the neighborhood testing the TTArtisan 35mm lens.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: Freestyle

Streaking Over the Dock. A two minute live composite exposure of clouds moving across Colpoy’s Bay at sunrise. With grey skies I was shooting with the intention of doing monochrome conversions.

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CFFC

Monochrome and Colour

This is my contribution to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Black and White vs Colour prompt.

CFFC: Black and White vs Colour

A group of trees illuminated by the rising sun on the South Bruce Peninsula, Ontario.

Six Word Saturday: A Group of Trees at Sunrise

Spotted on the way home after going down to the local bay for the sunrise.

CFFC: Black and White vs Colour

Ivy growing up a tree trunk on the South Bruce Peninsula. Taken with a 35mm CCTV lens adapted to a mirrorless camera.

CFFC: Black and White vs Colour

Taken on one of my walks around the neighborhood with an unusual lens on the camera.

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CBWC

Kitchen Close Ups

This is my contribution to Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge: Things Found in the Kitchen prompt.

CBWC: Found in a Kitchen

Close up of a kitchen sieve.

Cee's Fun Foto Challenge: Glasses, Cups or Saucers

Detail of a drinking glass.