Intro 2014, Joe Cunningham

This is a very ambitious project for a budding photographer such as myself.  I have only been shooting seriously for the past year, but I think having a goal each week will increase my creativity and photography skills. I primarily shoot film and usually use older equipment with broken light meters or no light meter.…

Week 43 of 2013. Jidai Matsuri Festival Portraits

This is a cross post with my Wine/Travel/Photography blog at http://www.austinbeeman.com/blog/2013/12/30/jidai-matsuri-2013-portraits-in-kyoto-japan On October 22, 2013, I found myself in Kyoto during one of Japan’s most important festivals – the Jidai Matsuri.  This is a celebration of the approximately 1100 years that Kyoto was the capital of Japan, before the capital was moved to Toyko. Over 2000 people…

Welcome to 2014

So my 2013 is wrapping up, and here we are in 2014. Well, almost.  So I decided to give this whole “greeting” a chance.  I know that many here already know me.  Urban, with the comments about my many benches… And it goes on… and on… and on.. Plus Austin with his questions on Polypan,…

I’m looking forward to 2014!

Hello folks, my name is Chuck Baker. I’m a professional product photographer, creator of The Brownie Camera Page website, and I’m looking forward to the 2014 52 rolls project. This has come at a perfect time for me…I’ve been working on a body of work for nearly two years for an exhibition called “One Camera,…

Leica M7

Last minute commitment

I have to admit to not being convinced that I am capable of fulfilling the requirements of what is effectively a year long challenge! Today though, I decided to commit! To this end, I have absolutely no plan at all, other than surviving! One thing I do have on my side is the fact that…

52 rolls of 2014: An Introduction

Hello. My name is Sharlea.   Yup, that’s my real name.   Here on the blogosphere, I answer to “Fresh Ginger” which is a combination of my blog names (Fresh Veggies in the Desert and Gingerlea Photography).   I know, I know … two blogs and 52 rolls?   I’m certain this is going to…