The move is complete, yet the boxes still abound. The darkroom will be built, but not any time soon. For the time being, I will be relying on Blue Moon Camera and Citizens Photo in Portland to process my film.
The house is sold. Part of the selling process was the Dismantling of the Darkroom. It was a very sad day. I tore apart the 7′ sink that I built, tore down the shelves, painted the walls white, and installed a carpet. Another part of the selling was packing up the computer and scanner. I have no way of producing work for display on the Internet for the next few months.
This picture was taken near Goldendale, Washington, on a dusty back road to nowhere in particular. We were driving out of Goldendale, when, from out of the dog-eared western songbook, this barn and wheel presented itself to us on a bone dry August afternoon, and we stopped to take a few pictures with infrared film.