and schoolchildren after celebrating mass and First Communion
in the city's Cathedral, walk passed the President's Palace
guarded by Military Police. At the time the country was
governed by the MNR (Movimiento Nacional Revolucionario)
and many events and travel within the country were strictly
Leica lll F with a collapsible Leitz f 5 cm 1:3.5 lens.
Film Plus X Pan at F5.6 - 1/100 second. My film was cut
from bulk rolls and loaded in a re-loadable leica cassette.
It was a convenient low cost way of carrying film but not
ideal. The film had to be loaded in the dark and static
electricity always attracted dust which shows on the negative.
Developed by hand in La Paz using May and Baker Promicrol
at normal dilution.
Bolivia 61-61-23 © Tony Morrison
© Tony Morrison