Here is the rest of today’s roll of film shot with a Fuji GW690. The light was excellent and transitory, lasting for a short time. Fortunately long enough to finish a roll of film with satisfactory results.
The rest of this roll is published on my blog earlier today at http://wp.me/p1R4lY-7gB.
For the past couple of weeks it’s been heavily overcast or very stormy; altogether dark and gloomy with flat light. One afternoon the sun shone through a gap in the clouds near sunset, for perhaps 20 or 30 minutes. Long enough for me to get over to Ross Bay and shoot some waterfront scenes.
I am still trying to come to grips with the Fujica GW690 – I sure love the large negatives, and the lens is very good, and the simplicity of the camera very appealing. Using a spot meter is a bit tricky as I don’t really know what to metre on, so I have mostly been using incident light readings and then adjusting as seems necessary. Such as in this first shot which I dropped an f-stop or more to expose for the whites.
This was shot with Fuji 400H. I am finding it pretty hard to scan. I need to redo…
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