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Profile for WYK
Name WYK (joined 30-Oct-1999) (pbase supporter)
Username wyk
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Location Ireland
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View Guestbook : 20 messages. Most recent on 05-May-2018.

Message from WYK
I began taking and developing B&W photos back in high school in the 1980's. After leaving college, I met up with Slug via a mutual friend in the mid nineties. Turns out we both wanted to place our photos on line in some sort of permanent database, and also help share them. I began to travel at the time and this sounded like a perfect way to save my memories and experiences. Slug made this site, I did a bit of trouble-shooting early on, and he was kind enough to let me use this spot, and here we are more than two decades later. Thank you very much, Chuck!

I was able to bring a few of my old film photos over, and would still use film to this day if not for the time and the cost. Until about 2007, I never was comfortable with any digital camera I owned, with the possible exception of my old Nikon D2H. Then Fuji, Olympus and Sony produced a few that got my attention. I now use FujiFilm bodies, often with adapted lenses. I prefer street and landscape photography. I rarely use flash, and try my best with available light. Many of my images are mostly memories. So you'll see a lot of stuff here that makes little sense to anyone aside from myself. I'm very much a fan of the Sontag ideal of collecting the world via photographs and I try not to disturb the subject.

If you wanna see the silly stuff I do on you tube:

Cheers and enjoy!
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