Jamie Kraft [JamieK]

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BIOGRAPHY
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GALLERIES

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Reflection and Transparency

New York

Manchester

Croatia

London

Background Blur

Matched In-Focus Comparisons

Matched Background-Blur Comparisons

Botanicuum - Fletcher Moss, 2011-12

Botanicuum misc

Botanicuum - Manchester

Kristina

Kew Gardens - Princess of Wales Conservatory

Kew Gardens - Temperate House

Botanicuum - Peak District

Botanicuum Highlights 2012

autumn Hightlights

Calderdale - Trees

Calderdale - Water

Calderdale

Calderdale - Trails

Calderdale - Highlights 2013

Botanicuum - Fletcher Moss, 2013

Trippy Tidings from Trendy Tulsa

Kew Gardens

Botanicuum Highlights 2009-11

Botanicuum Highlights 2013-15

Music

The American West

autumn into winter

series remnants

Calderdale - Highlights 2012

Oklahoma Highlights

Calderdale - Highlights 2015

Botanicuum - Fletcher Moss, 2015

Homeless Highlights

Manchester Highlights

Portrait Highlights

Oklahoma

Kew Gardens - Waterlily House

Magnetic North

Reflection and Transparency Highlights

Leica Screw-Mount (M39) Lenses from Canon

Contax Rangefinder Lenses

Voigtlander Rangefinder Lenses

Leica 35 Summicron Comparison

Northern (high)Lights

Calderdale - Highlights 2016

Leica Screw-Mount (M39) Lenses (but not Canon or Voigtlander)

PHOTOS

Brookln Bridge Cables 3

Saint Anne's Square Reflection

Brooklyn Bridge Flag

Distorted Reflection 2

Shimmering, Inverted Reflection of Manchester Crown Court

Salford Bridge

Quadrilateral

Crinkly Inverted Reflection 1 (Detail)

David Hockney Reflection (light - thanks for suggestion from Chris Latham)

Symmetrical Shadows (linear rendering)

Walking Home

Three-Way Reflection (thanks for suggestions from Ed Swinden and Carl Root)

Arch (thanks for suggestion from Craig Buchan)

Simple Harmonic Motion

Bumper (please view larger)

Daylight Donuts (high-contrast version)

Clocktower (high-contrast version)

Bridge Abstract (dark version)

Triple Perspective no. 2 (version with gentle lighting)

Just Before It Pulled Him Under (please see larger)

Shimmering, Inverted Factory Reflection (horizontal version)

Pedestrian Bridge Raised (greyscale version)

Crashing Waves

House near Glencoe 1

Path (28/3.5)

Passage with Bicycle (view Larger)

Inverted House with Tree

Pylon 3

Ahead

Transparent Poster no. 22

Snowy Morning number 3

Steam number 2

Net

Luminous Tower (dark horizontal version)

Luminous Tower (dark symmetrical version)

Crinkly Inverted Reflection 1

Dark Passage no. 1

Dark Passage no. 2

April 2008 Show number 1

Dos Ocotillos

Glasgow Rangers in Manchester no. 6 (aka "Friends")

Composition

Dusty Light Shafts no. 1

Capital

Cloud Silhouette 2

Chrysler Building and Arch

Twilight Buildings

New York City Hall Fountain Boy

New York City Hall Fountain Detail

Chrysler Building

Met Spiral Staircase

New York Moment 3

Mona Lisa 7

Mona Lisa B

Tobacconist

Boston Pedestrian Zone

Mona Lisa 2

Cloud Silhouette 2 - Thanks for suggestions from Caleb Washburn and Shawn Shawhan

Among

Big

Inverted Industrial Reflection no. 3 (please click to view larger)

Inside 2

Inverted Canal Reflection with Duck no. 2

Inverted River Skyline (01/2009) no. 1 (click to view larger)

Bicycle

Tunnel

Flowers (21/4.0)

Punch Card - hard version

007

Ascent

Unreal City, Absent Brown Fog no. 2

Corner - thin DOF

Hiding

Long Shadow (21/4.0)

'J'SKIS

Third Eye

Night Tram

I. (Helios Lens)

Bottles (Pentacon lens)

Coffee (Sigma lens)

Wheat (Leica Lens)

Dandelion (Leica lens)

Celebration (Leica lens)

Icicles (90/4.0)

V. (Leica lens)

Treasures of Another Age (Zeiss lens)

J. (90/2.8)

Field of Yellow (Canon lens)

Window (28/2.8)

B. (Zeiss lens)

Ever Vigilant (Helios lens)

E. 2 (Leica lens)

Bottles (Zeiss lens)

Bottles (15/4.5)

Bottles 2 (Helios lens)

Bottles 2 (50/2.5)

Pub Window (50/3.5)

Pub Window (35/2.0)

Pub Window (Sigma lens)

Pub Window (modern Canon lens)

Trees (35/2.0)

Trees (50/3.5)

Trees (modern Canon lens)

Trees (Sigma lens)

Chain Fence (50/3.5)

Chain Fence (modern Canon lens)

Chain Fence (Sigma lens)

Pressure (modern Canon lens)

Pressure (Leica lens)

Pressure (Zeiss lens)

White Tree (Zeiss lens)

White Tree (28/3.5)

Temporary Pond (1958 Asahi lens)

Temporary Pond (28/6.0)

Temporary Pond (modern Canon lens)

Longbranch (Leica lens)

White Tree (modern Canon lens)

Longbranch (Canon zoom lens)

Longbranch (Helios lens)

Ink (Sigma macro lens)

Suspension (90/2.8)

Fronds (85/2.0)

Bare Trees (Sigma lens)

Bare Trees (Leica lens)

Bare Trees (Zeiss lens)

St. Ann's (Leica lens)

Suspension (90/3.5)

St. Ann's (modern Canon lens)

Waterbirds (Sigma lens)

Waterbirds (Leica lens)

Waterbirds (50/1.5)

St. Ann's (Zeiss lens)

Strata (Helios lens)

Strata (Leica lens)

Strata (Hasselblad lens)

Buds (Sigma lens)

Buds (Leica lens)

Calatrava Bridge (Canon zoom lens)

Calatrava Bridge (Helios lens)

Orange on Green, White, and Blue (Canon zoom lens)

Orange on Green, White, and Blue (Helios lens)

Solitary (Canon zoom lens)

Solitary (Helios lens)

Buds (Zeiss lens)

Calatrava Bridge (Leica lens)

Orange on Green, White, and Blue (28/2.8)

Solitary (Leica lens)

Thistle (Canon zoom lens)

Red and Blue (Zeiss [Yashica] C/Y lens)

Red and Blue (45/2.0)

Red and Blue (Zeiss [Cosina] ZM lens)

Red and Blue (50/1.4)

Mound (Helios lens)

Mound (Leica lens)

Mound (Hasselblad lens)

Yellow on Green (50/1.4)

Yellow on Green (Zeiss [Yashica] C/Y lens)

Nexus (Leica lens)

Meadow (Zeiss [Yashica] C/Y lens)

Meadow (Zeiss [Cosina] ZM lens)

Meadow (50/1.4)

Yellow on Green (Zeiss [Cosina] ZM lens)

Nexus (50/1.5)

Veil (Leica lens)

Waterfall (Asahi lens)

Veil (Asahi lens)

Waterfall (28/2.8)

Veil (28/2.8)

Waterfall (Leica lens)

Wishbone (modern Canon lens)

Wishbone (28/2.0)

Network (Zeiss lens)

Network (28/2.0)

Network (modern Canon lens)

Wishbone (Zeiss lens)

Cove (28/6.0)

Boundary Wedge (28/2.8)

Cove (28/2.8)

Boundary Wedge (28/6.0)

No Man Is (Sigma aspherical lens)

Clutching (50/1.8)

Silhouette and Halo (50/1.8)

Clutching (Sigma aspherical lens)

No Man Is (50/1.8)

Silhouette and Halo (Sigma aspherical lens)

Carnation

Orange Green Blue no. 2

Beneath

Grace

Glisten (28/2.8)

Proud (50/1.8)

Glisten (Leica aspherical lens)

Proud (Leica lens)

Glisten (Vivitar Series 1 lens)

Proud (Sigma lens)

Magenta and Green

Proud (45/2.0)

Imperfection (Sigma aspherical lens)

Grace (Sigma aspherical lens)

Mersey Angel (modern Canon lens)

Mersey Angel (aspherical Leica lens)

Mersey Angel (1983 Leica lens)

Imperfection (Leica lens)

Grace (50/1.5)

Imperfection (45/2.0)

Grace (45/2.0)

Alone no. 1

St. James Parish Church (28/2.8)

"St. James Parish Church (Vivitar Series 1 lens)

St. James Parish Church (28/2.8)

Trumpets Aloft (Vivitar lens)

Alone (28/2.8)

St. James Parish Church (aspherical Leica lens)

Trumpets Aloft (Vivitar Series 1 lens)

Alone (Leica aspherical lens)

Living Tissue

Outgoing

Benediction

Ribizl (pron: "ree-BEE-zal")

Ambivalence

Clematis 2

Glow

Curl

At Konoba Kaldanec, Grad Rab, Croatia

All the Way 'Round

Close

Delicate

Supple

Ferryman

Indecisive

Tao

Bright Ideas 1

Buoy

Abundance

Old into New

Last Hold Outs

Tao 2

Scanning

Urchins

Bouquet

Reaching

Heart

On Pag Island 1

Lemon Swirl

Stalk

Adriatic Sparkle no. 5

Red Pink Scatter (28/2.0)

Red Pink Scatter (Asahi lens)

Monumental Question

Raking

Red Yellow Blue

al Fresco at Leonardo

Walking

Pag Harbour 1

Red

Path (28 mm, f/2.0)

Path (Zeiss lens)

Mill

Radio Observatory

Suspended

Rope

Ladder no. 1

Towers of Grad Rab

October First

The Crux (Zeiss lens)

The Crux (ashperical Leica lens)

Christmas Market Santa Army

Christmas Market Lights

Poppy

Fire

Above The Adriatic

Up and Back

Purple Lances

Corporeal

Atop City Walls 1

Bright Brown (28/2.8)

Culmination (28/2.8)

Bright Brown (28/2.8)

Culmination (aspherical Leica lens)

Culmination (28/2.8)

Bright Brown (aspherical Leica lens)

Orange Green Blue (resurrected by roger)

Location, Loction, Location

Change (Watercolour Manipulation)

Relaxing (Watercolour Manipulation)

Pattern Pattern (Zeiss lens)

Beginning (Zeiss lens)

Pattern Pattern (aspherical Leica lens)

Beginning (aspherical Leica lens)

Fractal Forest

Engulf

In Formation

Dispersal

Vigilant

Remote (50/1.4)

Glow

Flutter

Corporeal

Dark White

Autumn Subsides Again (28/2.8)

Autumn Subsides Again (aspherical Leica lens)

Autumn Subsides Again (28/2.8)

Flirtation

Glow no. 2

Flock (50/1.4)

Transamaryllis

Warm Hues no. 2

In a World of Soft Colour

Magenta Stylus

Waiting

Gathering

Piccadilly Gardens (45/2.0)

Boating

with Attendant

Talking (35/2.0)

Deciding

Running

Sinuous Projection 1

Sinuous Projection 2

Grass

The Woman, The Dog, and The Tent

Musician

Paint it Yellow

Forebears

'Some Enchanted Evening...'

Nascent

'...Across a Crowded Room'

Soul

Aleatory Order

Blossom Skin

Royalty

Sacrifice

Chandelier

Layers (Pyrus bretschneideri)

Exalted

Resurrection (warmer balance for Tony)

Into The Light 2 (Pyrus bretschneideri)

Recurve

Succulent

End of the Day

In the Temperate House

Tulip Flambé

Primordial 2

Weed?

Looking Over your Shoulder

Glance

Wireless

Searching

Salad

Working

Mischief

'...how I wonder where you are'

Enchanted

Feast

Curtain

Pastels

Fervor (50/1.4)

Cover of the Book

Before and After

Above

Bugling 2

Confetti

Luminous Botanical Abstraction 1

Luminous Botanical Abstraction 3

Softness

Purple Fountain

Rest

Claw

Invitation

John Wesley - Father of Methodism

The Ascent of Shakespeare

Dark and...

Waves

Outrigger

Twirl-o-Paint

Q4U

Colour Blocks (Episcia)

Veins

Plush

Bouquet

Garnish

Inquisition

Gargoyle (50/1.4)

Pattern Pattern (50/1.4)

Talon

Emergent

Individual

Asymmetry

Ancestors

Form

Distillation

Pearls

Nymph 1

Nymph 2

... as a picture

Phalanx

In the Spotlight

Cheerful

Fireworks

Above

Stretching

In the Beginning

Let there be

Waiting

Tree of Life (modern Canon lens)

Tree of Life (aspherical Leica lens)

Tree of Life (Zeiss Flektogon lens)

Sending/Receiving (Leica macro SLR lens)

Sending/Receiving (Zeiss lens)

Sending/Receiving (modern Canon lens)

Sending/Receiving (Leica lens)

Tree of Life (1958 Asahi Lens)

Spectators

Fountain

Evenescent and Eternal

'THE TRUTH IS OUT THERE'

The Sceptre of the Conkerer

Pride

Dense (modern Canon lens)

Plexus (50/1.5)

Dense (Leica macro SLR lens)

Plexus (Leica macro SLR lens)

Dense (Zeiss lens)

Plexus (Zeiss lens)

Plexus (modern Canon lens)

Dense (Leica rangefinder lens)

Skyscraper

Live Water (see comment from Tamara)

Organisation

Deep Bow

Network

Nodes

The Calder at Hebden Bridge 1

Calderdale Way

Obscurity

Spirits

'What's love got to do with it?'

...to Make a World

Weir

Working

Moss

Clump

Hydro Amphitheatre (High and to the Right)

Up and Down 1

Carefully Down

Idyll no. 1

Idyll no. 2

Path

Rivulet

Woodland Wonderland no. 2

Fractured Crossing

Woodland Wonderland no. 5

Hebden Bridge Marina

Old Friends

Vigilant

Gangway

Changing Room

Stretching toward Infinity

Faith Healer

Caught

Retorcida

Observant

Twins

Font

Cape

Flume

Curl

Bend 1

Bend 2

The Fallen of 2012, no. 2

Vertigo

Mystery

Growing True

Matrix

Wallflower

Newbridge Hall

Network (vertical)

Careful! (28/1.9)

Dark Forest

Colour Engine

Crossing

Lustre

Scatter

The Calder at Hebden Bridge 5

Plumb

The Creation (28/2.8)

Circulation (updated with smaller version to compensate for web issues)

just as sweet

Filigree

Dream Backdrop

Generals

Country Lane

Archer

Weave

by the water

Microcosm 2

Cozy

Autumn Selection

Redcloud 1

Slack

Waning

Sheds on the Allotment

Gold River 1

reaching

Thunderbolt

Forests and Trees and Whatnot 3

contrast

fork

withing reach

broken crossing

defiance

rest

exaltation

relaxation

structure

Remnants 1

Winterland 1 (15/4.5)

Winterland 2 (15/4.5)

ripples in the water 2

still water 2

split

fireworks

Ivy

Loch Ness Monster

crumpled

to the horizon

watercity landscape

intricate

frost

spokes, frosty

still life

Mersey Sunset no. 4

defences

drama

artery

Banked

Winter Cheer

Translucence

Hydro Amphitheatre (low and to the left)

bare left

all there is to know

The Calder at Hebden Bridge 8

clump

overspill

ridges

waste not want not

light fog

broken crossing 2

depth

longways

pickup sticks

cliff

enchanted

station

sprig

bench

waiting

The Calder at Hebden Bridge 9

roiling

hanging

twisted

flesh

lightning

broken crossing 4

The Calder at Hebden Bridge 10

Sheds on the Allotment 2

'Path Crags'

undulation

tall

Life Chaos 2

scene

it takes all kinds

glisten

nexus

Psi

'Hebden Bridge'

outreach

glow

Repose

State of Grace 1

State of Grace 3

State of Grace 4

Thrills of The British Museum - Horse

Thrills of The British Museum - Dog 2

Peering Down

Thrills of The British Museum - Architrave of Ptahshepses 3

Thrills of The British Museum - Baboon 1

Deep, Short (for Pierre Dumas)

''Din Dan Don''

Velvet Sleeves

Fire

in beauty, truth

in truth, beauty

Candles

arrangement

sway

Portrait 2

Edge

Tower

Monument

Clappers

Broadcasting

The walls have ears

Wrinkled

Vineyard

Orchard

Bennie and The Jets

Chalice

Airship

Jets

The Future

Flower

Tower

Open Arms

Hula

Anti-Grav

How fast does water look? (1/40 s)

How fast does water look? (1/13 s)

Girded

Doorway

One Perfect one

Sculpture

Ridge

Spray 2

Puff

March

The Calder at Hebden Bridge 12

Bend 2

Girded 2

The extent of a moment? (1/125 s)

Majestic

From the Roof

Perpetual

Ruin 2

Claw

Face Off

To the Sun

Radiating (12/5.6)

Acolytes (12/5.6)

Concentric (12/5.6)

Waiting (12/5.6)

Resolute

The Lady in Red

Saturn (12/5.6)

Rocks Water Sky

Old Glory (12/5.6)

Brown and White (12/5.6)

Tunnel 2

Toil Not 1

Toil Not 3

In the Kitchen (12/5.6)

Shades (12/5.6)

Philcade Ceiling (12/5.6)

Downtown (12/5.6)

To the Heavens (12/5.6)

Anger

Shalt Thou?

ALWAYS WELCOME

What would be Scalloped Potatoes

CARDIOCRINUM GIGANTEUM

Lilium medeoloides

ERYTHRONIUM GRANDIFLORUM

Eryngium bourgatii

CARDIOCRINUM GIGANTEUM

Waterlilies 2

Waterlilies 3

Waterlilies 4

Colourfield

Tree

Bridge (28/1.9)

Timeship 3

Candyland

Hand-Hammered

Narrow-Beam 2

Hidden

Inner Light 1

Smoking

in Mind

f/2.8

f/2

Unique 1

Plane Tree

James Hardwick, Los Sombreros, 31/7/13

Nick Jurd, John Fleming Quartet, 2/8/13

Andy Bunting, John Fleming Quartet, 2/8/13

Tree of Light 1

of one and the other 2

a kind of magic

Dazzle

Randy Brecker and Bill Evans - Soulbop - 7 July 2011

John McLaughlin at Ronnie Scott's - 11 July 2011

iPhone

B.

D.

Little House

Boot

Rocks 1

Split-Level

Decoration (28/1.9)

Red Drift (28/1.9)

Nelson Family Vineyards 4

DRIVE THRU TREE

impromptu flagman at DRIVE THRU TREE

Taxus baccata 'Fastiagata' (Irish Yew)

The World

The world

f/2

f/4 (centre details attached for all apertures)

f/8 (corner details attached for all apertures)

Path

Autumn Leaves 4

Arrangement

Baby Bear (f/2.8 is ''Juuuuuust Right'')

Up to the bridge

Endings, Beginnings

Berries 1

Berries 2

Berries 3

Dreads

Fires of Autumn

Sinus

Leaves

Bridge

Mersey Bend (dark)

redyellowblue (f/2.8)

redyellowblue (f/4.0)

Pipe Chasing (f/2.8)

Sea-Serpent Salad

Airstrip (f/2.0)

Pastels (f/5.6)

hang

Canyon

at The Wharf 1

The World Beneath

Harbinger

Natalie Williams' Soul Family, 20th October, 2013

Natalie Williams' Soul Family, 20th October, 2013

Natalie Williams' Soul Family, 20th October, 2013

Natalie Williams' Soul Family, 20th October, 2013

Vault

Mersey Island 15

Wythenshawe Park Greenhouse 8

Wythenshawe Park Greenhouse 24

Lumb Falls 7

Path

Horse 1

Horse 3

Swans 3

Swans 4

Swans 6

reaching (f/2.0)

reaching (f/8.0)

golden light (f/4.0)

rainbow

Horses 1

Horses 2

Decommissioned Rail Bridge 3

Protected

Robe

The Calder at Hebden Bridge 19

Seeds

don't try this at home

Stockport Cave Buildings 7

Autumn 11

Autumn 12

Dog Tyred

Kew Pagoda

River of Gold 3

Colour

River of Ice 4

Above and Below

Clinging

Cardinal

archer

bend

Fobo Jug Band - Washboard

Fobo Jug Band - Washboard

Hanna Aldridge 5

Dead Sea Apes - Chris

To The Pub!

Holly

loose

toil not

Spotlight

Squadron

into the light

The Calder at Hebden Bridge 20

Down to Hebden

Country Road (28/2.8)

Path

THE blue

one

three

arm in arm

Three

Two

path up

falling and falling

Blue Calder at Hebden Bridge

luminous bend

clearing

upriver

that scene from Star Wars (28/2.8)

hidden falls

scrim

City on the Hill 1

Country Lane (tall)

Country Lane (wide)

Country Lane (revisited)

Country Lane (bend)

into forever (90/2.8)

BED 1540902

Eschscholzia californica

Isoplexis isabelliana

Portea petropolitana

water's edge

parallelism

snacks

Stockport Folk Fest (90/2.8)

MOPAR Roy

Windows

Dislocated River 1

Cemetery 2

Cemetery 3

Cemetery 4

Cemetery 5

Fencepost

Hidden Falls 4

The Calder, near Hebden Bridge rail station

Canal Bend

tresses 1 (28/2.8)

untended

inviting (28/2.8)

Skewed Triangles

Nelumbo 'Chawan Basu'

Skyline

Outposts

life

Nymphaea 'Tropic Sunset'

tarn 1

between

grass

to Lud's Church

Stream

Relic

Decorative Balls

Earth and Sky

Patience

Cat and Fiddle 4

moment

Guilty Pleasures

Saturday Morning

stream

rust

once tracks, now a path (Leica lens)

path

Lazy Mersey

red road

berries

North Canadian at XXX Road 2

weeds

now which?

Successful Word Church

Secluded Road (15/4.5)

Jolly Angler Live 26-11-15 #5

into the light (Version 2)

Reflection Tricks 1 (Version 2)

Reflection Tricks 2 (Version 2)

Reflection Tricks 3 (Version 2)

Long Lost Sunday at the Jolly Angler 3

Long Lost Sunday at the Jolly Angler 5

Old Style in Manchester 1

Classic Pose at Jolly Angler

room for everyone (28/2.8)

Goswell Road Coffee

Formal Picture 1 (Version 2)

Formal Picture 2 (Version 2)

Gorton Monastery (inside)

N (35/2.0)

E (35/2.0)

C (Version 1)

fork

brothers

like a Turner

coming for you

weird plant

waterworks (click image to enlarge)

path

flowers

The Wall along the Road

blue and white

budding out

red

the Light

fiddling

colour

stand of trees (35/2.8)

exploded cat tails (35/2.8)

by the Mersey (35/2.8)

Hiker (28/3.5)

Space and Time

Plateau

Concave

Clouds

Horse Park 3

Pecan Valley Ranch 12

huh?

weird picture

upstream

arbour

mill pond

Post Pig 1

Levity

Transcendence

little trail

Toadstools

Intrepid Martin

the circle

fiddle player

fiddle player

fiddle player

with the proprietor

into sun

bend

Abi 1 (90/4.0)

path

Victoria Station

thought

road

Fungus Tower Block

on the tram (35/2.8)

enchanted pond (35/2.8)

Floor of Light (35/2.8)

Optimism (35/2.8)

Absolutely Abi (35/2.8)

Manchester Sunrise

at the pub

at the pub

at the Christmas Market (50/1.4)

Mike at Chorlton Irish

A Gathering of Old Friends 2

Another Manchester Sunrise

Over the Town (90/4.0)

Tea Room Closed number 1 (90/4.0)

Tea Room Closed number 2 (90/4.0)

Tea Room Closed number 3 (90/4.0)

Leave the Sticker On! (90/4.0)

Continuity of Bread

Father and Son

Happy

Luis 2

Arkansas North (with 9th street bridge)

Arkansas South (with 23rd street bridge)

Highland Cow Close (75/2.5)

Behind the Bar

roots

a night of funk #1

a night of funk #3

St. Paul's from the new tower at Tate Modern

from the middle

in town

IN PROUD AND GLORIOUS MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS DISTRICT WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE TWO WORLD WARS

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