The Young Man and the Sea
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Photographed this fisherman surf casting off Beavertail Point in Jamestown, RI on a foggy morning. The Holga really captured the essence of the scene in a way that no digital camera could.
Waders, a surf casting rod, a bucket of bait - tools of the fisherman's trade. Thematically, the fishermanâ€™s smallness is contrasted with the vast ocean. He looks out into the abyss waiting for the perfect moment for his next cast.
Created using my girlfriend's Holga 120S with 4 year expired AGFA RSX-II (iso 200) slide film cross processed with C-41. Photo scanned with an HP Scanjet 4890. No digital manipulation used!
In the story Expired Film - The Tool of My "Trade".
Also by Paul Lavallee
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