11618 FA55M Kosmo CA 010-EditOn my trip to California, I saw lots of cotton fields. In fact, over 300,000 acres are devoted to cotton in California, with two-thirds of it being ELS (extra long stem) cotton. ELS is considered the best quality of cotton there is.

11618 FA55M Kosmo CA 013-Edit

http://www.cotton.org/econ/cropinfo/production/estimates.cfm

California Cotton 645 Portra 160 111118-5California Cotton 645 Portra 160 111118-611618 FA55M Kosmo CA 011-Edit

The black and white images were taken with the Nikon FA and 55 3.5 Lens loaded with Kosmo Foto Mono film developed in Rodinal (1:25) for 3 minutes and 30 seconds @20C. The color images were on Portra 160 and Portra 400 using the Pentax 645N camera and developed at The Darkroom in Southern California.

 

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