On the Avenue

By Margaretta K. Mitchell
Berkeley, California: Elysian Editions, 2018. Edition of 10.

6 x 4.5"; 84 pages. Digital printing. Photography and text by Margaretta K. Mitchell. Binding by Virginia Phelps. Colors available for purse binding: black, gold, or silver. Printing by Irene Imfeld.

Photographer Paula McCartney catches a moment on a wintry day of a small flock of birds. In the distance we can just see the patterns of their flight across a gray sky. These several photos show the contrast of black & gray, of movement & stillness, of life & dormancy.