do NoT eNtER


odd how the DO NOT ENTER sign was right there in the frame of this photo i captured on black & white film


Sometimes I enjoy just photographing the surface because I think it can be as revealing as going to the heart of the matter.
— Annie Leibovitz said that


a penny for your thoughts?

June 27, 2018 at 5:46 pm

I like how the hi-key processing whitens out (eliminates) the unattractive street, but maintains all other elements.

June 27, 2018 at 9:22 pm

At least they are headed away from the “Do Not Enter.”

Elaine Hancockreply
June 27, 2018 at 9:32 pm

A great image! I really like the processing! They seem to be headed in the right direction.

Michael Rawlukreply
June 27, 2018 at 9:55 pm

That is a great effect.

Barbara Thomasreply
June 27, 2018 at 9:57 pm

I’m impressed that you shot in B&W film. Cool.

Elizabeth Buckalewreply
June 27, 2018 at 10:37 pm

It’s a really great shot – I love the effect!

Michael Skorulskireply
June 28, 2018 at 12:19 am

Such a sign always makes me want to enter.

Martine Liboutonreply
June 28, 2018 at 2:34 am

Magnifique ta photo

June 28, 2018 at 5:22 am

It’s a superb B&W !!

June 28, 2018 at 6:01 am

Bonjour Sherri, très original! Bise, bon jeudi tout en douceur!

June 28, 2018 at 7:08 am

This processing is doing well, a nice result.

June 28, 2018 at 9:12 am

I like the high key atmoshere. The bride seems t be going the right way.

June 28, 2018 at 10:02 am

Quelle scène et vue quelle marie sueprbe
Belle soirée

June 28, 2018 at 2:26 pm

A pretty street shot in B&W.

pascale wallaertreply
June 29, 2018 at 12:44 am

they are probably not interested 🙂
well seen !

Elaine Kreply
June 29, 2018 at 4:49 am

i was squinting at the picture until i saw what i thought was a bride in a wedding dress crossing the street! do not enter, indeed lol

June 29, 2018 at 9:05 am
– In reply to: Elaine K

yes, it’s a bride and groom

the image is soft from the film so that’s why you had to squint, i guess : – )

July 5, 2018 at 5:34 pm

Well they at least seem to be steering clear of the ‘wrong direction’! It’s been years, no — decades, since I’ve used film. I’ve kept only one of my film cameras and often think I should buy some film and simply have a bit of fun with it. Good for you for working with the film — see what magic you’ve created.

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