The other day, clearing out the loft, I came across an old case that had presumably been in my late husband’s family. Very little in it, except for a couple of old books in very poor condition. One a bible, and one a book of common prayer. Inside the bible were notes about the owners, apparently dating from the 18th century. Great photo opportunity, I thought!
So yesterday I set to…. it will be work in progress, as I haven’t worked out the lighting to my satisfaction yet.
But here’s a Black & White first attempt, where I deliberately used a shallow depth of field to move the eye to the top of the page:
I am using this post for Cee’s Black & White challenge, you can see more here.