I prefer the "ships", but that's due to my love of Zen Gardens. Both are beautiful images that encourage contemplation.
5x7 B&J flatbed, Ektar f/7.7 203mm. The original negative and Elwood 5x7 enlarger were lost in a darkroom fire long ago, so this was scanned from a work print.
Delta 100 in Pyrocat M 2:2:100. 240mm Ronar. Oversharpened? Homage to Guido Guidi's marvelous textures.
Heavy stone vase. Technika, 5x7 Ektachrome, 180mm Sironar and an umbrella.
Done with my Toyo 5x7 with a 203mm Ektar.
Michael W. Graves
If it ain't broke....don't fix it!
Using the heavy-duty 5x7 Linhof film-holder. It certainly keeps the film flat.
Old Truck, 2011
Kodak 2D, 240mm Fujinon A
5x7 HP5+, D-23