Roll 46: More Expired Film

Still digging back into 2014 for my last few rolls.  I shot this Kodak Ektapress 1600 that came with a load of film and darkroom equipment. No surprise, its effing grainy. I am seeing a trend with this old grainy film where the close up, well lit shots come out sharp and nearly grainless. Get…

Week 4 – Get thee to a nunnery

Somehow or other I messed up the developing of the HP5 i used, it was late, I may have added the fixer for 20 seconds and the stop for 3 minutes instead of the other way around. The result is that the freshly taken shots look old, which is not necessarily a bad thing, but…

Toddler at an industrial site.

Roll: 45 Another Single Keeper

I took my oldest kiddo to the metal supplier for the first time. His impressions, Forklift: GREAT! Noisy abrasive saw, I wanna Go HOME! This shot was taken before the saw was flipped on.  It wasn’t louder than the forklift, I just don’t think he knew what it was. I think Nikon FA and Arista…

Roll 44: Old Things

There is a printing shop near my house that uses antique presses. This is the oldest and maybe the only other copy outside the Smithsonian. I frequently shoot this press because its awesome. Between the press shop and my place is a rear alley view of this house which looks like its from Philadelphia or…

Roll 43: One Shot

Only one shot on this roll was not too under exposed. It was all family shots over the holidays. It was still dark enough that the invisible dirt and water staining shows on the scan. Nikon FA not doing so well with TTL flash. Arista Premium 400

Post #1

So this year I am not going to do 52-weeks… But 52-posts!  However those posts fall.. 2 a week, 3 a week, or a few in a month. So long as I get the 52-weeks and it’ll be roughly 52-rolls, but not a roll a week. During the winter months I find myself preferring to…