Tourist stands, La Rambla, Barcelona. Leica M7, 50mm, Ilford Delta 400 in ID-11 1+1.
Street scene, Portal de l’Àngel, Barcelona. Leica M7, 50mm with Delta 400 in ID-11 1+1.
Not entirely sure why, but there were a pair of neatly parked slippers on the street. C/Tallers, Barcelona. Leica M7, 50mm, Delta 400 in ID-11 1+1.
More amazing Barcelona street art, this taken from by the junction between Carrer de la Selva de Mar and Carrer del Perú in Sant Martí. There are quite a variety of different styles on display, although here I have selected images that have a more organic or painterly feel.
Institut d’ Estudis Catalans (Santa Creu), Barcelona. Leica M7 with 50mm and Ilford Delta 400 in ID-11.
Carrer de la Portarferrissa, Barcelona. Leica M7 with 50mm and Ilford Delta 400.
Street scene, Plaça de Joan Amades, Barcelona. Leica M7 with 50mm and Ilford Delta 400 in ID-11.
Port Vell at night, Barcelona. Modern technology is quite astonishing. This was a 0.6s exposure taken hand-held with the E-M1 mark II and 12mm f2 at ISO 400. All you need to do now is simply frame, lock focus, and let the result of decades of high technology research and development by some very smart people do the rest…
El Teatre Lliure, seen from the Monjuïc, Barcelona. Leica M7 with 50mm on Ilford Delta 400 in DD-X.
Barceloneta beach, shortly after dawn. Leica M7 with 50mm and deep red filter with HP5+ pushed to EI 3200 in DD-X.
Towers, seen from the Monjuïc. Leica M7 with 50mm and pushed Ilford Delta 100.
A geometric narrative built around the theme of gateways, shot in Barcelona and Girona. All images shot with the E-M1 mark II and processed in Capture One / Photoshop CS6. Thematic continuity wth a hint of Spring…
Barcelona, the Collserola and power lines. Another Olympus macro scanning test, with Delta 100 shot via the M7 and 21mm Super Elmar and a stack of contrast filters.
Barcelona, as seen from the Collserola. The image was shot on Ilford Delta 100 using the Leica M7 and 21mm Super Elmar, and processed in ID-11 1+1. Both lens and film are extremely good, and the limitation on image quality in the digital images comes mainly from scanning rather than the original negative…
The aerial tramway, seen from the Monjuïc, Barcelona. Leica M7 with 50mm on Ilford Delta 100 rated at ISO 400 (by accident!).
A short gallery of images from a walk through Barceloneta, Barcelona. All images shot with the M typ 262 (now under repair) and ZM 1,5/50 C-Sonnar.