Bowden Farm

Discussion in 'Black and White' started by grebeman, Jan 21, 2012.

  1. grebeman

    grebeman Old Codgers Group S.C. Charter Member

    Jul 13, 2010
    South Brent, south Devon (UK)
    Real Name:
    Barrie
    This morning I set off walking from my cottage to go to Bowden farm, about 1 mile away. There was low cloud, drizzle and a strong wind blowing.

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    This shows the conditions looking back south at the top of the hill. Salcombe and Bolt Head are in the distance

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    Bowden Farm

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    Silage being removed from the silage clamp

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    Shortly after I arrived the cows were turned out into the yard, having been milked. Here's the bull with a couple of lady friends

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    And here's a curious cow

    All taken with Panasonic G1 and Voigtlander 12mm f/5.6 Ultra Wide-Heliar.

    Barrie
     
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  2. christilou

    christilou SC Hall of Famer S.C. Charter Member

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
    What a wonderful set Barrie. Love the Black & White, what did you use? It's brightening up here in Surrey :)
     
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  3. grebeman

    grebeman Old Codgers Group S.C. Charter Member

    Jul 13, 2010
    South Brent, south Devon (UK)
    Real Name:
    Barrie
    The conversion was carried out in Bibble Pro 5, there is a plug in which supposedly replicates various film stock, developer and paper type and grade, so really lots of presets with fine adjustments such as printing exposure available. These are supposed to replicate Ilford Pan F on an Ilford Multigrade paper.
    Whether they truly do or not...? Since it's a dark and damp day that's the mood I've tried to capture here. A few tears in the cloud here, but they only reveal slightly higher cloud at the moment.

    Barrie

    Barrie
     
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  4. krugorg

    krugorg SC All-Pro

    Sep 26, 2011
    Minnesota USA
    Real Name:
    Kyle Krug
    Great series, Barrie!
     
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  5. snkenai

    snkenai SC All-Pro

    Oct 5, 2010
    kenai, AK
    Real Name:
    Stephen Noel
    Don't see many working farm pics these days. Thanks.
     
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