Week #20 – Mirai(ge)….

The weirdest camera, ever made?  No… but definitely the weirdest camera in my collection. During an age where Ergonomics trumped actual design of the camera… AutoFocus, Single Lens Reflex, Fixed Zoom Lens, and incredibly sharp optics? Enter the Ricoh Mirai T35-135 Bridge SLR.  Designed alongside with Olympus using Rikenon Optics, it has a sharp lens,…

Week 26 – Another Graveyard with the Pentax 645

The Week:  It was hard to get away to shoot this week so I dashed away in the middle of the afternoon to photograph.  Wasn’t sure at the time why I chose another graveyard, but thinking about it now, there had been a couple deaths in my vicinity.  No family or friends, thankfully, but some…

400TX:365 – Week 34 – Milton’s Ribfest

Vegetarians may want to look away for this one…there are large amounts of meat in this post. The Milton Ribfest is a celebration of BBQ and Beer two great things about summer. So having spent the day earlier driving around backroads I decided to give myself a treat for dinner and hit up the Milton…

Week 25 – Polypan F in Waterville & Some Weird Effects

The Week:  A beautiful day in June and a chance to photowalk through ‘upper’-Waterville, Ohio.  There are some nice historic houses and remnants of the railroad here.   The Camera and the Film:  You can see the glorious glowing effect of Polypan F 50 (hand-rolled by the Film Photography Project.)  The camera my Canon EOS…