Week 31: Peabody Museum, Yale

My brother, sister-in-law and young niece were in town visiting, and we went to see the Peabody Natural History Museum on the campus of Yale University in New Haven CT. My niece is 4 1/2 and already a budding biologist, with a great fascination of dinosaurs, insects, and most any animal.  So this was a perfect…

Week 27: UConn

I met up with a friend from college during a past weekend for a photo stroll.  We both went to the University of Connecticut, which locally is shortened to UConn.  The only other state that does this is Massachusetts, UMass.  When I went to school here in the late 80s-early 90s, the entire school had the feel…

Roll 19 – The Canon Elan II in Amsterdam

My next few rolls are from the week I visited Amsterdam. I took several rolls of film with several cameras (as one does). For this week my posts will be more about the camera used, and not the film roll. I like to travel light and so when I go somewhere I use my iPhone…

Roll 15 – out and about with my Canon

I started roll 15 on my birthday (March 11th) with a self portrait. It’s been a tradition to do this for several years. I love the Canon elan with it’s auto-focus. It makes arms-length selfie’s easy. 🙂 I believe I also tried out the flash, something I haven’t used at all. The rest of the…

Roll 14 – more point and shoot fun

It’s been awhile since I have posted here. I have gotten a bit busy and haven’t had time to blog. I have had time to shoot, however. Roll 14 I had fun with a point and shoot camera, again. One of the things I love about my town is that it is quiet at night.…

Week 12, pinholes

No cool workshops to take, and while there were more St Paddy’s Day parades, I decided one was enough.  So I broke out the pinholes to try my hand at them again on a bright and sunny day. And because it was bright and sunny and I didn’t want Pinhole Assist to say “Expose for…