52 Rolls Week 17:52

Well, Spring has Sprung, sort of………Fighting a running battle to keep my flowers alive during multiple Spring Snow Storms…….Snow/rain mix today, but that’s Springtime along the Colorado Front Range. In the midst of some new landscaping we were hit with more snow.  Below my attempt to ‘save’ my tulips and daffodils under the covers: And with…

Olympia Procession of the Species

I keep trying to finish off a roll in my Minolta x700 (28mm lens), but then a few rolls later, I don’t finish another, so I’m caught up perpetually using this camera. Olympia, WA has an art walk and parade every year.   The parade is called The Procession of the Species.   Its a wonderful home…

EMULSIVE – Week 10-13 2016 update

EMULSIVE – Week 10-13 2016 update

“What is this mysterious object in the sky? Why does it burn my eyes? What is this feeling on my skin? Whatever it is, it can’t be good.” Minutes pass and a memory begins creeping to the front of my mind, “Ah yes, I remember..it’s called heat. And that glowing ball…s-s-s-sun!” I wish I was…

Week #16 Netarts OR Real Estate

This foto was exposed, developed and printed during week 16 of 2016. Ivy growing rampant in Netarts, Oregon on Netarts Bay Road very near my house in Oceanside.  Kodak Tri-X  Developed in Rodinal, Printed on Ilford Matt Fiber Paper. Hassleblad 500CM + 80mm Planar.

Week 16: Portra and a Pint

This week I shot a roll of expired (2004) Kodak Portra 400vc a very nice film that give nice colours. One clarification based on my recent posts.  I really really don’t like using the Holga (I can’t lie and pretend otherwise), but I can see that when handled properly it can produce some fantastic images.…

Week 8: First roll through the Bronica SQ-Ai

When the father in law of a friend of mine died he left a whole darkroom and a small camera collection. They didn’t know what to do with it so they asked me. And now I’m the proud owner of a fully equipped darkroom and a beautiful Bronica SQ-Ai kit with three lenses. On week…

Week #16 – Pictures of an exhibition

We are having what is called “the biggest industrial fair in the world” here in Hannover, Germany. The company that pays my bills had sent me over to build the booth for our products. We are into bearings and guide systems and always looking for new customers. This year it was a little bit special…