Hulu Wigmen

Enjoying the moment

mickyates Asia, Family, film, FilmIsNotDead, Nikon, Papua New Guinea, Photography, Travel Leave a Comment

I have been gradually going through my library of 35mm slides, a collection over 20,000 strong, and going back to the 60s. Whilst a little daunting and very time consuming, I must admit to really enjoying the process. My latest series is from a Papua New Guinea visit in 1994, with Ingrid and our 6 children. Dan, our youngest, was …

The colour – black & white conundrum

mickyates B&W, Color Efex Pro, Dublin, Ireland, Leica, Lightroom, Photography, Silver Efex Pro, Street photography, Travel Leave a Comment

I was very pleased to be asked for one of my images to be displayed at the upcoming Leica Meet book launch (December 2nd), hosted at the Leica Store, Mayfair. The image was taken in Dublin, earlier this year. There’s a whole story here, not least the quizzical looks from the girls. Personally, I like the colour version. I “washed” it in Color Efex Pro, and …