Week 32.2: In Montsouris with the Rolleiflex

As you will have seen in my previous post, the weather was very nice in week 32. And as I was on holidays, I managed to get up very early and go to the park near where we live, Montsouris. It an “English park” created by Baron Haussmann and friends at the end of the…

52:500c – Week 34 – Wednesday Night Blues

It slowly sinks in; week 34 may not get shot, or it could be shot around Sheridan again. Thankfully they were quickly shaken as I had to head to Toronto to record to September episode of the Classic Camera Revival Podcast, and I find myself on a lovely evening walking through the Leslieville neighborhood of…

Week 34: Holgaroid

In an effort to work through all of the cameras for this project, this week I chose the Holgaroid.  For those unfamiliar with this beast, it is a Holga 120N all hacked up to use a Polaroid 100 back. Rather than doing the rational thing and using a pack of the now no longer produced…

Week 30: A+ for concept, E- for Attainment

So this week I shot a roll of Lomography Redscale. I thought long and hard about what to shoot then it came to me.  I have a Lego astronaut figure so I thought it would be cool to photograph him at London locations but with the redscale it might look like it he was visiting…

Week 32.1: In Paris, in August

Paris in August is special. France is famed for its long vacations, and the period from the 14th of July to 15th of August is traditionally the quietest time in the capital. This year was particularly tranquil: after the events of the last twelve months, there do seem to be less people visiting. But even…