I am honestly not entirely sure what I was thinking when I made this photograph. The wind was being rather fierce at the time making the whole scene difficult for both the model and for myself. Freya, the woman posing for this image, was being a serious trooper about it, however, she kept having to hold all of her hair from blowing every which way while simultaneously trying to look like she wasn't being swept off the side of a cliff. Meanwhile, I was grappling with the problem of my eyes tearing up when I tried to look down through the waist level finder of my Mamiya TLR. To an outside observer we both probably looked like a couple of idiots who would have been better served just staying home.
Yet we were both very determined to make it work and stayed in good spirits despite good old mother nature making it incredibly obvious she did not want to play nice with us.Read More