Summary – A modern-day version of a glass slide camera’s view of a Civil War encampment. Inspiration, Mathew Brady; photo & processing, moi.
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Off & on I’ve done posts with the
So-and-so Made Me Do It theme
Here’s a handful including
Warhol, Monet, Duchamp, Patterson, Pollock, ….
Today I’m adding Mathew Brady to the list
I’m not a big fan of
Simulated old-time vintage photos
I do, however, like to keep up with what’s out-there
Including programs like Google-Nik’s
Analog Efex Pro which I used here
Scroll over the image to see the original as captured
Why would anyone want to intentionally degrade image quality
Except to illustrate some point like –
Here’s what glass plate slides used to look like
Civil war reenactment
I crawled into the cook’s tent as breakfast was being prepared
My style of composition
Tell a story by using foreground and mid-ground and background
Not just the young soldier sitting on a stump
Plus – tripod & circular polarizer
To tell a 3-layered story like this means f/16, not f/8
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