Archive for June, 2014

Kauai In Black and White

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

You know how it goes. There are some images that you try and try for. On my last trip to Kauai I finally got two of those. The first is of a net fisherman at dawn. All conditions were right. He was there. I was there. The light was there. And I had the right lens.

The second was of an old abandoned sugar mill with a rising full moon. The only problem was that it was threatening to rain. Still we persevered. And as luck would have it the moon rose under the cloud cover which created an interesting and ominous sky.

When I started to process both images I realized that there was very little color in either. In any case what color there was seemed more a distraction to the image. So I decided to process them both in black and white. Here they are: