Photography and commentary from John Fujimagari

Posts tagged “monochrome

Road To Monument Valley

Road To Monument Valley

 

In such an iconic place, you know that there will be shots that are similar to others that have been taken at the location. Sometimes that is a good thing. This particular location is very well known to anyone who has seen the movie Forrest Gump. The view from this vantage point was so striking that upon topping the last rise and seeing it for the first time, I just had to stop to take pictures.

In the best light…


Bloom Is Off The Rose

Bloom Is Off The Rose

 

Sometimes a rose is just a rose…

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Foothills Roundup

Foothills Roundup

 

The fall is a beautiful time in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies. In certain areas, ranching is still prominent. If you are lucky, you may get to see an actual cattle drive in progress. I liked the lines in the hills and the triangles that they created.

In the best light…


To The Horizon

To The Horizon

 

The working combine is a sentinel providing food for our nation, our world. In this image, I hoped to convey the vastness of the prairies and the wide open skies. By converting to a toned monochrome, it focuses on the lines, layers and depth.

In the best light…


Hidden Falls

Hidden Falls

 

On one of my hikes in Banff National Park, back in the 1980’s, I came across this little gem of a waterfall. In the days before GPS and EXIF data, the location was lost, but the image remains.

In the best light…