my dual turntable is fitted with a grado gold cartridge, fitting my gold colored copy of stay gold, the 3rd album by the wonderful swedish sisters forming first aid kit. if you can catch them live in concert, don’t miss the opportunity. nothing beats the details of the vinyl groove, so get into it!
cabo da roca, the european mainland’s most western point, for so long was the edge of the world we knew here – the transition from known to unknown, from steady ground to the sea. and now, the transition from europe to the americas.
so, it was about 30 years ago (sigh!) and i was backpacking in italy. i had borrowed an old pentax camera with 2 lenses, trying to transfer a growing interest in making pictures into practice. it didn’t go very well… one of my inspirations, and aspirations, was to make a poster with doors and knockers – so with the weekly challenge this came into mind again. i know i should have left it in the dusty bin it was stored in, the pictures are shamefully unsharp to start with. anyways, some 30 years ago i had an ambition, and as i say nowadays – ambition is just another word for failure.
very infrequently posting at the moment, it’s high season for photography – families, portraits and weddings – but not so much of what is for pleasure only. last week’s travel to the US at least gave the chance to process a couple of shots from last year’s (!) Stockholm Music & Arts festival. One of the female vocalists in GHOST goes by the name Roy G. Biv, so here we go…
oh, by the way, i’m a little less infrequent over at instagram. @inognisenso, if you want to check me out. welcome!