More photos from school photography class. This time of a motorcycle engine – one of the teachers drove this very loud bike (I don’t remember what make it was), you could hear him approaching well before he arrived. I liked this photo – it was visually interesting, although I would have preferred it to be … [Read More »]
Archives for August 2007
A Matter of Perspective
Another shot from School photography class back in 1986. Again, not fantastic (I was only 13), but it shows an interest and appreciation of the effect of “perspective”, something I was to explore in much more detail during technical drawing classes in later years.
Spent the day scanning old photo negatives today, and generally sorting through all our photos and getting them organised. Our photo collection so far consists of 16151 photos (yes, that’s over sixteen thousand !) starting from 1985. That’s unique photos too – no duplicates counted there … if you count duplicates (multiple scans at different resolutions or … [Read More »]
A Wheel within a Wheel
Keeping with the bicycle theme for now – here is another photo taken back around 1986, again for photography class at school. I quite like the “wheel within a wheel” perspective effect from this shot.
Not a particularly good photo – but it’s one of my earliest … taken when I was about 12 or 13, in year 8 at school. This was for a photography class – which was actually quite enjoyable. The photo is of my bike which I rode to school sometimes. Murray Bridge High School was about 5km from our … [Read More »]