Two Towers by Mike Hope
Tricorn Towers in Century Park
Nat history museum
natural history museum London
Roxanna HC by Mike Hope
Shot with the Canon EOS-M with 22mm 1.8 and used high contrast kodak filter to give the look.
Bugatti-Veyron Super Sport 300
Bugatti-Veyron Super Sport 300
shot at the V&A in London
Marbled Godwit by Mike Hope
Marbled Godwit on Hermosa Beach, California
Hot Sausage Company by Mike Hope
Walk Street in historic Roman city of Bath in somerset, England, with hot sausage seller in the background
EmptyPier by Mike-Hope
Cold morning on the pier. No one about
Lacock Matilda Talbot typewriter
Vintage typewriter from Lacock Abbey the home of Henry Fox Talbot the pioneer of photography. This typewriter was thought to have been used by his granddaughter Matilda Talbot. "They wanted me to be the best I could be, and I wanted not to disappoint them". Matilda Talbot.
Soft Tu Lips B&W by Mike Hope
Afternoon sun from behind illuminating these fine tulips so I had to take a quick shot and though B&W would be good.
Annenberg Beach House by Mike Hope
Walk along the sands from Santa Monica Pier to the Annenberg Beach House.
Chrysler Classic Eagle Hood Mascot By Mike Hope
Gulls on Beach BW by Mike Hope
A walk on Hermosa a few weeks ago with the Sony A7Rii. Really liking it and was using an old Canon FD 28mm. Still my favorite.
Flow of the Pelican by Mike Hope
Pelicans flying along the beach today. Caught with old 100-300mm Canon FD on a Sony a6000
Stack of Power by Mike Hope
Power Stack at the Scattergood Power Plant near Manhattan Beach, California
Warming Hut by Mike-Hope
The Warming Hut! Crissy Fields, San Francisco
Waiting for the Surf
a shot on windy day on redondo Beach into the sun lots of spray and surf...
Hermosa Under Pier B&W by Mike Hope
Under Hermosa Pier with Sony AR7ii and old Canon 28mm FD lens.
Bel Air Art Deco Eagle by Mike Hope
This is a classic car Chrysler Bel Air, circa 1956, eagle emblem. I used black and white with a slight texturizer effect for a more canvas look. Hope you like it.
Umbrellas at small cafe near Dockweiler State Beach. Just liked the light coming through!
Sun on Pier by Mike Hope
A shot into the sun with old Canon FD 28mm on Sony A7Rii
Harbor King by Mike Hope
Harbor King sign on pier 43 San Francisco Warf
Black Bench Seat by Mike Hope
Wandering around with an old FD 100-300mm f/5.6 L and caught bench in the arly morning light and just gave it siome B&W old film look.
Bottle Top Checkers by Mike Hope
Shot on the pier with new Sony a7R2 and canon 40mm pancake. Two fishermen friends play a board game on cardboard with coke a Cola bottle tops.
Double Take BW Golden Gate by Mike Hope (of )
Golden Gate Bridge reversed and B&W for effect. Hope you like it!
The Roman Baths
Old historical Roman Baths in the City of Bath in the UK. Hot geothermal springs still bubble up and hot water from deep underground still makes its way through channels started in 70 AD.
The Path to Power by Mike Hope
On the road to power. Heading towards Dockweiler Beach past the Scattergood Power Plant.
Power Path B&W
This is a second rendition of the Power Station with more contrast and and enhancement to bring out a more dramatic look especially in the sky and building.
On the Rocks B&W by Mike Hope
On the Rocks in Manhattan Beach, California, Stormy weekend
Testing the Waters by Mike Hope
Shot on Manhattan Beach with an old FD f/5.6 200-300mm lens with a conversion to fit a Canon 6D. I used Silver Efex filter for an old over exposed black and white effect.
Towers by Mike Hope
Century Park Tricorn Towers
Albert by Mike Hope
The Albert Memorial is situated in Kensington Gardens, London, England, directly to the north of the Royal Albert Hall. It was commissioned by Queen Victoria in memory of her beloved husband, Prince Albert who died of typhoid in 1861. Wikipedia
Golden Fog by Mike Hope
Golden Gate from Crissy fields on a foggy September day.
Lalique Yoga with iPad Back Drop
Lalique Crystal, taken with iPad as backdrop finished in lightroom and PS elements. Natural Light.
Wide on the beach Mike Hope.jpg
On the bike path at Manhattan Beach
Crissy Iron by Mike Hope
Mark di Suvero Iron Sculpture at Crissy Field, San Francisco
De Young Museum Mike-Hope
De Young Museum in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. Taken with the highly portable Canon EOS-M.
Light Reading by Mike Hope
One of the old rooms in the Manor Hotel, Castle Combe on the Cotswolds. Historic old manor house.
Interior Deezine by Mike Hope
Magazine on the table with Sony 35mm 1.8
Old Classic in Presidio San Francisco
old classic car shot in Presidio Park next to the historic naval houses.
On the Rocks by mike Hope
Looking toward Santa Monica from Manhattan beach bike path on a cloudy day
Golden Black and White
Golden Gate in Black and White
Old Redondo High School House
Old Redondo High School Houseafter renovation. Taken and processed in black and white full spectrum
Hermosa Beach Pier - A Clear Day!
Hermosa Beach Pier on a clear day!! Cold and quiet! Mike Hope
Arrowhead Lake Mike-Hope
Lake Arrowhead on near Shoreline Village. Taken with the Canon EOS-M not particularly hi-res as was just walking around without the beast
Beach Patrol Manhattan
Beach Patrol Manhattan Beach Pier at the weekend. Don't ride you bike!!
2001 Miniture Set by Mike Hope
Model Set of 2001 a Space Odyssey from the final scenes. Taken with the EOS-M and given a Black and White treatment
Grain Dispenser by Mike Hope
An old type copper grain or cereal dispenser in a great curio shop in Lake Arrowhead
Window in Carbo Argentina
Hot Rod Garage - Mike Hope
A shot at Peterson's. A great set up. Processed in Photoforge to give the "devilish" highlights!
cash register by mike hope
Cash Register caught on a antique store walk around with the Canon EOS-M hand held.
Old Manhattan Pier
Manhattan Pier, Film Noir effect in the old black and white film look
Sector 9 Long Boards Black & White
Sector 9 Skateboard seats at the Watermans, Hermosa Beach
Shot with old FD 5.6 L series 100-300 mm on Sony a6000
Power on the Beach.jpg
A Sunday Bike Ride on the beach in Manhattan
Iron Artt by Mike Hope
Crissy Fields San Francisco Iron Sculpture
Coast Guard House by Mike Hope
Historic Coast Guard House in Crissy Fields, San Francisco.
London Bobbies, Police on the Beat!
Dr. Stranglove Command Center - Mike Hope
Picture taken at the Stanley Kubrick exhibit at LACMA in Los Angeles. This was taken into a small model of the command Center for the Dr. Strangelove movie. I took this hend held with the Canon EOS-M 22mm lens in very low light with no IS. Slight Lightroom adjust to bring out the maps.
shot of yoga lalique macro and worked in black and white with old film effect. looks a little creepy and not what the real life piece gives off but its my interpretation of this nice yoga figure shot in natural light
Bluff Cove by Mike Hope
Bluff Cove, Palos Verdes Coastline
Scattergood by the Sea
Scattergood Power Station by Manhattan Beach
Under the Pier - Hermosa Beach
Under the Pier - Hermosa Beach, California, by Mike Hope on a clear morning walk...
Marine Tower Sausalito
Marine Tower shot in Sausalito during Thanksgiving.
Dark Enfolds the Tree by Mike Hope
Around The Golden Gate Park
Full Metal Jacket Clapper Board Mike-Hope
Shot of Full Metal Jacket Clapper Board on show at the Stanley Kubrick exhibit at the LACMA in LA. This was up high and low light had to hold the EOS-M up and take the shot hand held no flash 22mm f/2. A little rework and there it is. I am pleased so far with the Canon EOS-M and am trying some old FD lenses.
Grand Canyon Flyover in Black and White
Grand Canyon Flyover in Black and White
Cogs (of )
Cogs from wikapedia: Jack London State Historic Park, also known as Jack London Home and Ranch, is a California State Historic Park near Glen Ellen, California, United States, situated on the eastern slope of Sonoma Mountain. It includes the ruins of a house burned a few months before Jack London and family were to move in, a cottage in which they had lived, another house built later, and the graves of Jack London and his wife. The property is both a California Historical Landmark and a National Historic Landmark. The Jack London home, called the Wolf House, is a sizable stone structure, which was destroyed by fire and whose ruins are visible within the state park property. The sloping terrain of the park has a considerable occurrence of Goulding clay loam soils, particularly in the lower reaches.
A Knight with the King of Spades by Mike Hope
A Knight with the King of Spades
The Old Work Boat by Mike Hope
Old work boat from Sausalito near San Francisco.
Turn To Clear Vision - Redondo Pier - Mike Hope
Bi-Nocular Telescope on Redondo Beach Pier.
Coke Can - Mike Hope
Coke Can beaten up and old on a walk in Redondo Beach - rewoked in black and white to give it more pop!
Ze Floral c by Mike Hope
Black and White floral
Dark Beams by Mike Hope
Mark di Suvero iron girder sculptures in Crissy Fields, San Francisco. Used a vintage film effect and post b&w to get the effect.
Bridged Over by Mike Hope
Bridge of Iron Golden Gate
Spiral Staircase - Mike Hope
Epic Systems, Stairwell in Madison Wisconsin
The Mission Inn - Mike Hope
Riverside, Mission Inn Hotel, Dome in Black and White. Riverside, California
Yosemite Moods - Mike Hope
Yosemite, Half Dome just before it began to snow, The clouds move in fast and you can feel the sudden drop in temperature!
Manhattan Beach Pier
Under Manhattan Beach Pier with the handy Fuji X-20
Manhattan Pier - HDR - B&W
Manhattan Pier taken with the fujifilm X-20 and tone worked in Photomatix to give it an HDR effect
Show me the way by Mike Hope
Travel distance sign in Redondo Pier taken with Sony A7Rii and given blur and B&W
R-10 Social House Mike Hope
Shot with old Canon FD 200-300mm L on 6D
Veterans Library Old Fig Tree Redondo
The Veterans Library Old Fig Tree in Redondo Beach. I just wish I could have got this some years ago before the fence went up. I really like the long shadows of the palms!
Barbed Flip Flops
A shot taken of a pile of flip flops with barbed wire as the toe supports. I took this at the LA ART exhibition and decided it had more impact with a grain B&W film effect. Taken with the hand held EOS-M Canon 22mm lens
Under the Bridge PinHole K32
Under the Bridge, Golden Gate San Francisco. Pin Hole effect K32
Malaga Cove Plaza - Spanish Style
Malaga Cove Plaza, Spanish Style brick and archway. dates from the 1930's. Taken with the Fuji X-20 walk around camera
Wave on Rocks - Mike Hope
Abalone cove, Palos Verdes, on a windy day with surf breaking over the rocks
Cobbles Ice Cream
Ice Cream Van, Plymouth England
B&W Sunflower burst in lightroom filter by Mike Hope
Black & white sunflower
Directors Chair - Mike Hope
Picture taken at the Kubrick Exhibit in Los Angeles. This was taken with the Canon EOS-M through glass hand held and then given some grunge and crop work in post.
2001 Movie Cam - Mike Hope
2001 Movie Camera. Taken at the Krubrick exhibition. Hand held in low light no flash. with Canon EOS-M 22mm lens. Having lots of fun!!
A picture of Stanley Kubrick shot at the Kubrick Exhibit and then overlaid in post . Hand held EOS-M 22mm in low light. Not great but part of the set.
Aston Martin DB5
My favorite car! Shot in The Old Thorns Golf Club and Hotel near Liphook Hampshire, UK
A Clockwork Orange Clapper Board Mike-Hope
A shot of the Clockwork Orange Clapper board taken at the Kubrick exhibition at the LACMA. The board was up high and I got a hand held shot in low light with the Canod EOS-M and 22mm f/2 lens. A little crop in post and there it is.
Artificial Intelligence Mike-Hope
A concept sketch for A.I. movie on show at the Kubrick Exhibit in LACMA Los Angeles. This was taken hand held in pretty low light with the Canon EOS-M 22mm f/2
AirForce One Tail - Mike Hope
AirForce One Tail of the Boeing 707, Shot at Ronald Regan Library - Bullet holes in Tail??
US Flag shot on a perfect day at the Huntington Gardens near Pasadena. Well worth a visit
Cobbles Ice Cream
Cobbles Ice Cream Van in Plymouth UK
The Ice Cream Cart - Mike Hope
An old ice cream cart and bicycle for sale in a small English village. Not there this year! Haslemere
Fun Factory B&W - Redondo Beach - Pier - Mike Hope
Fun Factory Sign Redondo Beach Pier
Henged Out - Mike Hope
Stonehenge with charcoal treatment to give it the ancient feel. Notice the one person in the back ground? Mike Hope
A part of Westminster
A turret in the Tower - Mike Hope
A picture of one of the turrets in the Tower of London. A fantastic place to visit. see the Crown Jewels, the Beefeater Yeoman Guards and Ravens!!
Moody El Capitan
Yosemite National Park
Classic car in Buenos Aires - Mike Hope
Old Classic in Buenos Aires Street
Camera A - Mike-Hope
Camera shot at the Kubrick Exhibition with the Canon EOS-M hand held with 22mm f/2 lens. Taken in low light with auto focus (after 2.0 update) worked great.
Corvette Dash - B&W- Mike Hope
This is a black and white shot of the classic corvette dash. I believe this is a 1958 model. It was in mint condition, bright red. A fantastic car.
Parliament, The Wall of Windows - Mike Hope
Part of the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London. So many windows and detail. Very Gothic!
Getty Villa WIndow
The Lady of Buenos Aires
San Telmo Market area
The Castle, Tower of London
The castle taken from the moat
The writing room
The Jack London Museum in Glen Ellen
Parliament is Moody!
A Gothic look to Parliament
An Ancient window looking out of the Tower
Slow or Fast
78RPM Old record Player Speed dial
Pual Reed Smith - Guitar Fret
PRS Guitar fret close up showing inlayed bird design
La Recoleta Cemetery - Mike Hope
B&W of interesting Cross inside La Recoleta Cemetery crypt, Buenos Aires
Cowdray Park Old Store House
The old light house - Mike Hope
Situated on Pacific Coast Highway 1, california
Beefeater, Yeoman of the Guard - Mike Hope
Yeomen Warders of Her Majesty’s Royal Palace and Fortress the Tower of London, and Members of the Sovereign's Body Guard of the Yeoman of the Guard Extraordinary (Wikipedia) Tower of London, UK
Roxanna in The Castle
Westminster, Houses of Parliament
Houses of Parliament, Palace of westminster, Gothic Building, designed by Sir Charles Barry
VW Camper Speedupby Mike Hope
A VW Camper shot in UK last year and given some B7W speed up treatment
Entrance to The Tower
Tower of London Entrance Arch
Barber Shop in Santa Barbara Shot with the little Exlim Casio
Blackfriars Bridge - London - Mike Hope
Blackfriars Bridge over the river Thames in London England
Cannons inside the Tower of London grounds
Yoga positions, Lalique
Winchester Cathedral B&W
The Cross, La Recoleta Cemetery
La Recoleta Cemetery, Buenos Aire, Argentina
Ruby Life Guard Off Duty
Ruby Life Guard Off Duty
Old Gas Lamps LACMA
Old Gas Lamps from the 20's and 30's from Los Angeles and brought together at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Drawers by Mike Hope
Old Drawers in black and white
Lalique 2 - Crystal
iPad was used as backdrop by Mike Hope
Maggie May and Cedric the Seagull
A female pirate skeleton on Redondo Beach Board walk on a sailboat. Part of a very clever display...
Hope Pebbles by Mike Hope
Inspirational Pebbles in Black and White
Lacma Lamps Mike Hope
Los Angeles County Museum of Art in LA Old gas lamps
Bones on a Bike by Mike Hope
Bones on a Bike on the stret in Bath UK
Tony's BW by Mike Hope
Old Tony's Restaurant on Redondo Pier
Bath on Avon by Mike Hope
Shot in mid September in the late afternoon in Bath in Avon and Somerset, UK. A beautiful city and historic roman remains. I had this up in color but thought it may be good in black and white! Hope you like it...
Space Needle B&W by Mike Hope
Space Needle in Seattle, Washington, caught around midday with the sun behind causing a dramatic effect.
Top of the Seattle Space Needle in Black and White
Gehry Seattle B&W Mike
"When Frank O. Gehry began designing EMP, he was inspired to create a structure that evoked the rock ‘n’ roll experience. He purchased several electric guitars, sliced them into pieces, and used them as building blocks for an early model design. EMP Museum".
Aluminium on Stilts by Mike Hope
A fisherman's hut sculpture made from Aluminium known as Crooked Hut on Stilts, Light Shed by Liz Magor. The harbor in Vancouver, Canada
Black & White Flower by Mike Hope
A beautiful Daisy in Butchart Gardens on Vancouver Island
Hermosa Pier B&W by Mike Hope
Take with an old 24 mm f/2.8 Canon on Sony A7Rii into the sun at f/16-22
Hermosa Pier by Mike Hope
An afternoon walk along Hermosa and Manhattan Beach at the weekend. Just shooting into the sun with an old Canon FD 24mm manual f/2.8 on the Sony A7Rii
Roller by Mike Hope
Shot up of Roller Coaster in Santa Monica. Dropped red filter
Fun at Santa Monica by Mike Hope
Black and white of Santa Monica Fair Ground Rides
Buenos Aires Street by Mike Hope
Old shot from Buenos Aires, San Telmo area, reworked in B&W film effect
Celebrity Solstice by Mike Hope
Celebrity Cruise Ship in Vancouver Harbor
Old B&W Coke Can by Mike Hope
My old favorite Coke can that i just reworked with a duo filter for background effect to give the wall and surface more definition and grungy look.
mist amongt the pines by Mike Hope
Septembers journey up the coast to Canada. stopped at Crescent Lake before going on the Port Angeles and Victoria
Dahlia B&W by Mike Hope
A beautiful Dahlia close up in the late afternoon sun and processed in Black & White in PS
Shoes of Alcatraz
Taken in Alcatraz Prison last weekend
Alcatraz Shoes by Mike Hope
Shoes in the laundry exhibit at Alcatraz Prison
Petworth Tree B&W by Mike Hope
Tree in Petworth PArk with reverse and color drop
Just Fishing by Mike Hope
Fishing on the pier old FD Canon L 100-300 mm lens manual
USS San Diego Memorial Crew Member by Mike Hope
A Side capture of USS San Diego Memorial Crew Member on the waterfront San Diego
RIP BE by Mike Hope
Recoleta Cemetery. Buenos Aires
Zaha Hadid NYC by Mike Hope
Zaha Hadid Architecture on the High Line in New York City. Amazing apartment building...
Twins B&W by Mike Hope
Twins B&W by Mike Hope taken with Sony 24-70mm G
New York Zaha Hadid B& W by MikeHope
Amazing Architecture by Zaha Hadid on the highline walk in New York, close to the waterfront.
Early Morning Redondo by Mike Hope
A walk around the pie with an old Canon FD 28mm 2.8
Big Wheel Pacific Park by Mike Hope
B&W Santa Monica Pacific Park Big Wheel on the Pier
Santa Monica Police B&W by Mike Hope
The iconic Santa Monica Police station on Santa Monica Pier