Most folks I stop and talk to are pretty friendly. And when I am carrying a big 4×5 view camera, they are generally curious. I had people say “that looks like a camera they use for the TV news.” Well, not really, it doesn’t look anything like a TV news camera other than it is big and black and has a lens on the front. This guy was retired and disabled and was selling eggs at Mary’s Swap Meet as a way to supplement his income.
About James Pratt
I am an Oklahoma based writer, commercial photographer, editorial photographer and adventurer based in Oklahoma City. I love telling stories about people. A motorcycle is my preferred means of travel, and I have over 5,000 hours piloting small airplanes. My editorial photography has been published in hundreds of magazines and my commercial photography has been used by dozens of companies worldwide.