All photos taken with a Nikon
N60, 28-70mm f3.5-4.5D Nikkor lens
kodak plus x-pan
enjoyed taking photographs wherever I have travelled but always
used a point a shoot camera. Recently I developed a greater
interest in photography and invested in a basic SLR system
at the end of 1998. It was time to put a little more control
in my photographs.
are the first black and white photos that I took and developed.
These images were all made around the Memorial Union (Student
union area) terrace in February, 1999 at the Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison.
I scanned the negatives and cropped and adjusted a little
bit of the contrast in photoshop.
the short summer months of the US midwest, the terrace is
the best place that I know where you can hang out, drink some
beer and listen to live music. You can also sail a small boat
or paddle around in a canoe or kayak.
all images © thinley namgyel 1999