41/52 Beach 3, T2

These images were shot at Third Beach in Middletown, Rhode Island.  I took my dogs for a walk, an activity they love.  I don’t have photographs of them since I had the Contax T2 and it’s hard to capture Duke’s and Lilly’s energized movements with the camera.  I used Kodak Ektar understanding that it likes…

52 Rolls Week 19:52

More from the Moab Photo Symposium.  Day 2, shooting with Huntington Witherill in Hunter Canyon.  I had met Huntington several years ago when I lived in Monterey, CA, and was starting my serious B&W photography.  He welcomed our Experimental Photography Class into his home studio to talk about his work.  It was nice to renew…

Week 15: The Day of the Samurai

Sometimes I wonder how company marketing departments decide on what a new product is going to be called. In the American automotive arena we’ve had Mustangs, Cameros, Corvettes, Thunderbirds, Hawks, Falcons and a host of other birds and animals. Cameras have had names like Brownie, Medalist, Retina, Signet and a plethora of other monikers, just…

Wk 14 (2017): Another IR test

Here is another test of Rollei Infared 400 film. The image turned out quite nicely, but was a mistake. I’d intended to shoot this scene using the IR film with an IR filter, which should have produced white vegetation. Instead, by mistake, I grabbed a number 25 deep red filter. The result was nice, but…

2017, Rolls 23 & 29 – The Kingdom of Fife

Part five of my diary/travelogue/waytorememberitinyearstocome, recording a couple of weeks spent travelling around Europe shooting black and white film. Other parts are here: Part 1 – Cossington, UK – Wioska, PL – Bratislava, SK Part 2 – Bratislava, SK – Orosháza, HU – Szeged, HU – Cossington, UK Part 3 – Cossington – Newcastle Part 4…