Inspiration and Lifestyle

Inspiration and Lifestyle

I often hear from people that this is better than that.  I should get this this camera or rather than that camera.  For me what I want is something that fits my life style that inspires me to shoot.   Both of these points are very important to me and my photography....Read More
Shooting Film: Portra 800@3200

Shooting Film: Portra 800@3200

I don’t often push color film but I had a roll of Portra 800 and thought I would give it a try.  I was surprised that it pushed very well.  I might need to try to push color film a little more. Today’s configuration:  Leica M6-J with Portra 800@3200 with...Read More
Ilford Pan F 50

Ilford Pan F 50

I arrived in Las Vegas last night.   For people that don’t travel for work really don’t understand how unpleasant it can be.   I went to sleep around midnight and was wide awake at 2:30am.    It is going to be a long painful day… I got my scanning...Read More
Slowing Down

Slowing Down

Sometimes we are all running too fast.   I try to find days where my schedule isn’t as insane as usual and slow down and enjoy my commute to and from the office.  I try to leave 20 or 30 minutes earlier and leave a bit more time for my commute home so I can slow...Read More
Pushing Delta

Pushing Delta

One thing I love about film photography is all of the variations there are to experiment with.   With experimentation comes failure and learning.   While I love the convenience of digital photography it feels a bit like cheating.  You get instant feedback and can...Read More
A short walk in Shibuya

A short walk in Shibuya

I really enjoyed the down time at the end of the year.  I got so much time for shooting that I have a nice backlog of images to share with you here.  I got 10 rolls of film back from the lab yesterday.  I have a busy weekend of scanning and selecting to do for future...Read More