Long Shadows

Morning light can be inspiring! What drew me into this were the long shadows from the trees. Then the fence and white parking lines following the curve of the street made the image. The curves of the asphalt repair lit up by the sun are pretty cool as well. I also love the way the asphalt texture pops up in the cross light. As a photojournalist I was always looking for impact images and quite often that meant shooting into the sun. I held my hat up high over the lens to keep the flare out of the lens which really improved the contrast. Against the light! Try it I think you will like it. I love the quality of high contrast light, the way it rim lights things has always been a draw for me.

morning blog-1
Leica M-P 240  28mm Elmarit V1  ISO 400  1/1000s  f5.6
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s