Another photo I recently scanned for a book project containing 10 years of Karen’s travel writing from all over: Maybe not a great photo, but it shows something I miss in this era of perfectly exposed and color balanced digi-camera pix: the unexpected. One of the things I liked about shooting film (and still do) [...]
Aung San Suu Kyi was finally released from house arrest by the Burmese government. I guess we’ll see how long that lasts. She has promised to continue working for a democratic government. In the past, that has been met with ferocious resistance.
I am finally getting a handle on scanning and working up a series of big, close-up portraits I took when we were last in Burma. It’s all on 6×6 film, which seems great fun to use until I have to scan it in and work on it. But the files are huge, the details crisp, [...]