Category Archives: Black and White

Great Egret, Black And White

I finished this in B&W for a web site I work with, then decided to publish here too.

Great Egret, Black And White
Great Egret, Black And White

I’m sure color versions will make their way here. This was taken using a spot metering and fast shutter method. While it doesn’t work with all images a big white bird is a perfect subject.

 

Cooking House, Southern Plantation 1790 – 1791

Cooking was always done outside the main houses probably until the late 1890’s. Fire was a big issue, no sense burning down the main house. Also heat from cooking and washing was away from the living quarters.

Cooking House, Southern Plantation
Cooking House, Southern Plantation

This is the back building from the Hampton Plantation, Santee Delta, South Carolina.