just in case you felt the need to look at a bunch of beautiful ice pools, like i did. … which indirectly made me think of this douglas adams quote “… imagine a puddle waking up one morning and thinking, ‘This is an interesting world I find myself in – an interesting hole I find myself […]READ MORE
i’m sure everyone still thinks volcano if there’s any mention of iceland, but i just want to go there. after looking at gunnar konráðsson‘s photography that feeling is a bit more desperate.READ MORE
how sweet is this little icelandic church? yet another reason to go visit far far north. pic by björn valdimarssonREAD MORE
i agonized for about 5 seconds over whether i had posted about peter baker before (i’m pretty sure i haven’t, but my tagging can be sporadic). even if i have – these photographs warrant a second look. and a third & fourth etc. i just love them, especially his images of iceland (what is with me and iceland?). i could hardly pick my top photos to feature, so please go over to his flickr and have a gander.
he also sums up his sentiments on film vs digital quite nicely:
If it didn’t look a million times better, I wouldn’t bother with it (film). Of course it’s subjective, but film looks more like what I saw when I made the photo. Plus, I like making decisions about what my photo will look like before I take it, rather than monkeying for hours on the computer to try and recreate what I saw. Photography is what I do to get away from the ‘puter, digital just makes for more sitting down time.
i want to go even more now. from photographer bob o’connorREAD MORE
let’s go! from lynann colligan’s etsyREAD MORE