Saturday, 24 March 2007

Self-portrait with photographs

click photo to enlarge
Not, perhaps, the most revealing of self-portraits, but sometimes the interest of this type of image lies in the clues it offers about the subject!

"Everything we see hides another thing. We always want to see what is hidden by what we see."
Renee Magritte (1898-1967), Belgian painter, commenting on his own self-portrait

Mode: Aperture Priority
Focal Length: 70mm macro (35mm equiv.)
F No: f5.6
Shutter Speed: 1/20 sec
ISO: 400
Exposure Compensation: -0.3EV
photograph (c) T. Boughen


Anonymous said...

Well, you made the perfect match of photograph and quote with this one Tony. When do we get a proper self-portrait?

Tony Boughen said...

Thanks Anon - I'm doing reasonably well so far, matching images to quotes. Whether that will continue is open to debate!! If you look at the Best of Photoreflect (Links) you should find a mugshot :-)