Leith Hill - Black & White

Leith Hill – Black & White

I wanted to try something different, and despite the foggy autumn hills were crying out for some moody HDR, I thought I’d process this dark, in Black & White. The concept was to make the silhouette of the tree stand out against the setting autumn sun. Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Focal length: 24mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/250s Title: Leith …

alistairLeith Hill – Black & White

Cheshire Court, Off Fleet Street

There’s a story behind this, hence the style of the image. On Monday, 21st May, 1827, The Standard Newspaper was first printed at 5 New Bridge Street, Blackfriars (the area was renamed in 1905). Aperture: ƒ/11 Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II Focal length: 24mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/5s

alistairCheshire Court, Off Fleet Street

Mask

I went to an exhibition in Tunbridge Wells, Kent on masks, which was great. This one particularly struck my eye; it was moody and I thought I’d photograph it the darkest way possible – black & white seemed to fit.

alistairMask