The Octogenarians of Barton Springs. A series of portraits for…

The Octogenarians of Barton Springs. A series of portraits for...

The Octogenarians of Barton Springs. A series of portraits for...

The Octogenarians of Barton Springs. A series of portraits for...

The Octogenarians of Barton Springs. A series of portraits for Tribeza Magazine in Austin, TX. “Getting down here is a new act of will every day, but I always know I’ll be glad I did. To me, the water is magic. I come even when it’s cold, when there may only be about four people in the pool. Once in the late nineties I was the only person in the pool when a Statesman photographer took a picture on a 29-degree day. The cutline read: “… Elsewhere in Austin folks went sledding.†📸 Photographer note on the top image: I love the juxtaposition of the main talent in the foreground and the young bikini clad talent in the distant background. It’s such a story to me. We’re all young and hopefully we all grow old… as gracefully as these octogenarians.

See full post here: RANDAL FORD2017-09-12.