The ICARUS spaceship. ICARUS has a home on the web: IamExcited.net
“The Dusty Tulips”…is it just me or does it sound like a band name? Edit: these flowers are actually daffodils
In case you wonder about the somewhat unusual aspect ratio of this image…I didn’t just crop it arbitrarily. I’m trying to mimic the look of what a medium format camera produces. Trying to figure out if it works with my kind of image compositions, as I’m currently thinking about leaving the 35 mm world and stepping up. I feel like I need a new impulse in photography. While in search of it, I found myself playing around with a few gadgets in the recent past, but I think to really get a good spark, I need a hardware that makes me re-discover things and maybe blows my mind a little with new possibilities it might offer.
So here we go, after faithfully sticking to my Canon 5D Mark II for five years, I’m now awaiting a Pentax 645z rental for the end of next week. I guess we will go for drinks, see if we have chemistry and take it from there. If that ride turns out interesting, I’ll write a little about it on here.
Anyway, didn’t mean to distract you from this impressive Burning Man artwork: