Saturday, December 12, 2009

Scanner Photo of Dead Lilly

An experiment inspired by 'scanner photos' by Diane Kaye as shown in the December issue of Black and White Photography magazine.
Epson Perfection 1240U scanner.
Gordon Haslett, Dec 2009



Lilly, Closed, Open, Dead

Flash from behind lilly



Light box behind lilly, no other lighting




Light box behind lilly with low power flash from the front.

Friday, December 4, 2009

Alex at 9 Months

Mamiya C330f, Ilford HP5, 135mm F16
Flash with white brolly diffuser and silver reflector to fill shadows

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Cut Flower, White Rose, Nov 2009

White rose, 2 weeks old.
From a series I am working on called Cut Flowers.
Mamiya C330f, 65mm, F32, Ilford FP4, daylight from a south-east facing window and cloudy sky.

'Chupeta' Re-Shoot, Nov 2009

This is a re-shoot of the same 'chupeta' as shown earlier in the blog.
This time the light is from a flash from above.
Metz Flash, Mamiya C330f, 80mm, F22, Ilford FP4

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Dying Flowers, Nov 2009


Both photos taken with side flash and white umbrella on flower and flash on grey background
Digital test shots, Nikon D50, 200 ASA, 55mm

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Experiments with Flowers, Nov 2009

These photos are the start of a series that will combine different types of lighting with flowers in different states of freshness. I guess it is going to be a sort of 'wilting under the spotlight' kind of thing.
Above: white rose, taken with a horizontal back-light (flash).
Below: white lilly, taken with a horizontal back-light (flash) and another flash on the grey background.

Digital test shots, Nikon D50, 200 ASA, 55mm

Sunday, November 1, 2009

Still Life Photos, 2008 & 2009




Sunday, October 25, 2009

More Milk Bottles

3 of Alex's bottles accidentally melted in the microwave oven.
Gordon Haslett, Oct 2009

3 of Alex's bottles accidentally melted in the microwave oven. Gordon Haslett, Oct 2009

3 of Alex's bottles accidentally melted in the microwave oven. Gordon Haslett, Oct 2009

Alex's bottle just after feeding. Gordon Haslett, Oct 2009

Alex's bottle just after feeding. Gordon Haslett, Oct 2009

Alex's bottle just after feeding. Gordon Haslett, Oct 2009

Friday, September 18, 2009

Shop Window, Malaga


 Malaga, July 2009

Sunday, September 6, 2009

Milk and Soap




Milk Drops, 2009


'Chupeta', 2009



 Soap, 2009




Travels in Spain, Portugal & Andorra 2009


Vencia, Gordon Haslett 2009



Lisbon, Gordon Haslett 2009



Lisbon, Gordon Haslett 2009



Pamplona, Gordon Haslett 2009



Pamplona, Gordon Haslett 2009



Andorra la Vella, Gordon Haslett 2009



 Villanueva de la Concepcion, Gordon Haslett 2009

Malaga 2009


Vacant lot awaiting new building, Gordon Haslett 2009



Detail of entrance, Muelle Heredia, Gordon Haslett 2009


 
Calle Granada, long exposure, Gordon Haslett 2009

Sunday, January 25, 2009

Rio Seco