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Buck Wicker


Free Member, Pineola , North Carolina

Swing

I bought a Calumet 4x5 monorail last year and recently borrowed a Poloroid Back and bought some film to really check it out. I don't have access to a wet darkroom so this is the first time I've known it works like a champ. I thought it was alright but it is like the old saying "The proof of the pudding is in the taste" and it looks mighty tasty.

Here is one of the photos I took. I like the angles and how it draws the viewer in to the image.

I hope to get a wet darkroom up and running so I can shoot and develop film.
This image was scanned from a poloroid print ISO-100 f22 @ 1 second

Comments 8

  • Buck Wicker 14/11/2008 14:23

    I agree with you. I shoot digital professionally for convenience. I still hop to get a B&W wet darkroom up and running,I miss it.
  • Donna Richens 14/11/2008 14:15

    Lovely work, can't beat a true B&W that only film can give you!
  • Dennis Maloney 06/10/2008 19:22

    Very nice 'true' monchrome image.....well done, and thanks for sharing, den
  • Buck Wicker 01/09/2007 3:36

    Been doing alright. Thanks for the comment.Good to hear ftom you. I've been watching your website and it looks good Bro.
    Buck
  • Buck Wicker 31/08/2007 23:47

    Gracias Amigo,
    Buck
  • Visiones de vida. 31/08/2007 20:40

    perfect lines and mood!!

    saludos amigo!!

    I have been rare in presence,..but Im watching!
  • Buck Wicker 26/08/2007 19:36

    Thanks for your comments Mike. I agree with your critque. I shot it at about 4:00 P.M.,therefore I had a good 4 or 5 hours to do it again.

    Back atcha,
    Buck
  • Michael Henderson 26/08/2007 16:25

    Excellent composition !!! The crop is really nice.
    Its good to see a photo from you again....

    I saw what section you put it in. One thing I see is it is overexposed in the sky which is a little distracting. I like the composition so you could shot it a little later in the evening or in the morning. It's hard to say anything else because its a scan of a slid. I like the shot.

    Best wishes.
    Mike