10 May 2010

You call that spring?

I am cold. There is very little direct sunlight, the temperatures are lingering around 5 degrees, and it is starting to affect me. See, this winter was no big deal to me. I loved the snow and the blue sky and all the changes, no two days looked the same. But living in a chilly grey pulp is not for humans. I dug into my creative archives to fully illustrate how I feel about this weather (it sucks). And on the bright side of that, I am now considering getting into creative photography again. What do you think?




5 comments:

  1. Yes, it totally sucks! It's f... cold. I hate cold! The winter affected me already (it affects me every year - in fact that was one of the reasons to move from Russian cold Berlin to mild England), but now it's still as cold as in winter!
    Okay, enough rage... I thought it might console you if someone feels as depressed about it as you do. Creative photography sounds like a very good emergency exit.

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  2. Oh, Sabine, I must selfishly admit it helps to hear someone else rant about it too. They say that it could be the ash cloud messing with spring. Whatever it is, stick a fork in me, I'm done.

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  3. JohnCanonMay 11, 2010

    With all that overcast light, set your exposure +1/3 stop or +2/3 stop, have no horizon or sky, and look for colour shapes. Your post photo has already accomplished that.
    Good luck.
    PS, Here in Vancouver we had a 2 week winter just after the Olympics ended. Now it's sun and 18 C.

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  4. Haha, god illustration. Men må man gerne synes, det er ærgeligt, hvis du dropper dit dejlige doku-projekt til fordel for kreafoto?!

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  5. John Canon,
    18 C? You have no idea how I long for that! On the technical side of things, my camera does a lot of the thinking for me. I do play around with the options, but more often than not it is a matter of catching something fast, and that leaves no time to cuddle the settings. But I will try to remember your advice, there is always room for improvement. :-)

    Hej Fie,
    Jeg kommer ikke til at droppe mine fotos, det er jo mit narkotikum. Men jeg savner at sidde i farvekridt og maling op til albuerne og finde på. Hyggeligt at du kan lide mine fotos. Jeg skal igang med at blogge for Copenhagen Photo Festival imorgen, det bliver superspændene...

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