i love the beastly pentax 6x7. these were shot with aperture wide open (f/2.4) with the versatile 105mm lens. Kodak tmax 100. developed in hc-110 (which I'm not sure I like yet; we'll see.)
the night are getting cool up here in the mountains. coyotes are on the move. i love listening to them. the big boy (Kona above ↑) keeps them away from our cats.
the cabin is still there for me when i can get to it.
lots of work in the darkroom, learning to design websites, keeping up with my horses and long runs in the forest; these are the things i've been focusing on.
~i have been a rockclimber for twenty-five years~
~one time i spent two nights and three days on a "big wall" in Yosemite~
~i also spent three months hiking the appalachian trail alone; i was 19~
~i heat my entire house (600 sq. feet) with this little lovely "Fatso"~
~i have a thing for photographing bones~
~sometimes i have to drive across flash flood areas to get to and from town~
~i have an amazing family~
it is no secret i am an introvert; not to be confused with a misanthrope. i love humans and i love my friends.
introverts are often drained of energy after lengthy interactions with other humans; contrast this to extroverts who are energized by being with groups.
introverts think deeply; talk sparingly.
introverts love solitude; they love quiet; they love home.
enter the wilderness cabin (aka: the bunkhouse), my dream for introversion.
it's where i hope to go to recover.
to replenish the spirit.
this particular dreamy cabin is about 300 sqare feet of
remote, rustic minimalist living.
cabin is in an undisclosed location in the mountains of Arizona.
i found this elk leg with hoof in the meadow; the hunters leave these around after field dressing. since i collect bones and things, naturally I was excited at this find. often, the dogs will bring them home, but chew them beyond recognition. this one was near perfect (would have preferred if it was still running under its live elk body.)