Dorothea Lange – Inspiration

mickyates B&W, Photography, Social development, USA 0 Comments

I have been asked to make a short presentation to the PhotoBath group on an image that has always inspired me. It actually didn’t take long to decide that it was Dorothea Lange‘s photograph taken during the Great Depression, in California (Nipomo), in 1936. It is generally known as “Migrant Mother“. Dorothea was commissioned by the Farm Security Administration to document the impact of federal programs in …






Nikon D810 with Nikkor 70-200mm

mickyates B&W, Color Efex Pro, Local & Bath, Nikon, Photography, Tonality Pro, United Kingdom 0 Comments

Just been giving the Nikon D810 a serious whirl. I have had the D810 from its launch, having been a “Nikon Guy” since the mid 1980s. And one of the system’s most important lenses (to me, at least) is the the 70-200mm F/2.8 Nikkor. Recently, though, I have been rather pre-occupied with my Leica’s, especially the new Q, which is a …