Peter’s Stone is a circular limestone dome in the Wardlow Mires, northern end of Cressbrook Dale. This is where the last gibbet in the county stood and local legend has it this was the last gibbeting. A gibbet was a gallows used to display the bodies of criminals after their execution and this is where they were left until long after execution with their bones rattling against the iron cage serving as a deterrent to other would-be criminals.
I have used Fuji Provia slide film for this shot. I like slide film colours. Although Provia is not my top favourite stock I like to shoot it when I can.
A short story about how I lost my film shots from the morning shoot
Last Sunday I finally went out to take pictures. For various reasons I was not able to go out in January, so I was looking forward to it a lot. I prepared my gear evening before, make sure all batteries are charged for Mavic. Also, I have loaded Kodak Ektar into one of the backs for my Hasselblad. (more…)
A little bit on how I found myself operating on both sides of technology.
I don’t know why, but I have a soft spot for all things analogue. Film, books, watch, vinyl, just to name a few…
In 2016 I have switched my landscape photography to analogue and I have never looked back. (more…)