STILL LIFE 61 – SKATEBOARD PARK (MONO)
September 25, 2016 4 Comments
There are many shapes and textures here, but from ground level it was difficult to make anything of it. Luckily the path ahead led on up a flight of steps, giving the opportunity to look down somewhat on the scene.
Having the faintly pale border right at the top of the frame helps put form and bulk to that great, shadowed, rectilinear block of concrete that is there.
X-T1 with 55-200 Fujinon lens at 160mm (equiv); 200 ISO; Silver Efex Pro 2.
In case you’re still not sure what you’re looking at – and this won’t be the first time that has happened on this blog 🙂 – the photo below gives some context. And you can see that, for the mono version, I’ve (more or less) removed some distracting “dirty marks” from the wall right in the foreground. Ah, professional secrets, professional secrets …