Week 6: Slide film and sun

In week 6 I took my Nikon EM with me to work. We had the first beautiful sunny day, and I still had Agfa Precisa CT slide film in the Nikon. I had a meeting at city hall, and I decided to take the tram, get off a few stops before the actual stop and…

Week 3: Fun with friends from abroad

The Norwegian church in Rotterdam (Holga 120GN and Fomapan 400) In week 3 we had a visit from our friends from Ireland. Together we explored Rotterdam: we saw the Norwegian church, climbed the Euromast, visited Delfshaven (the harbour from which the Mayflower with the pilgrim fathers on it sailed to the USA via England). Villa…

TK Roll 2015-43: For Deep-Seated Reasons (Minolta X-700, 45/f2 and 28/f2.8, Agfa Precisa 100)

Thomas Mann’s sad but evocative early novella, “Death in Venice” contains these haunting words: He loved the sea for deep-seated reasons: because of the hard-working artist’s yearning for repose, his desire to take shelter in the bosom of undifferentiated immensity from the demanding complexity of the world’s phenomena; because of his own proclivity – forbidden, directly…

[raulpc] week 1- roll one

  So it was christmas time. I say this in low case letters because as a philosohical Buddhist, I believe in other things. Anyway, as everybody around is christian, I end up going with the flow, the painted tree, gifts, and so on. I even got the Lee B&W 100mm filter set as a gift…