Weeks 46-47 – Bronica ETRS and Fuji Velvia Film

More weeks 46-47 at my Flickr page.

Week 37 – Olympus OM-1 and Ilford HP4

Elmwood Cemetery in Memphis is home to victims of the yellow fever epidemics that struck during the 1800’s the worst of which was in 1878. People died at such a fast rate at the height of the epidemic that the dead were buried in trenches in an area known as “No Man’s Land”. It was…

Week 31 – Holga 120N and Fomapan 100

Holga Week in the film photography community on Twitter reminded me that I didn’t have this camera, so I got one just in time for Holga week. Although I made a rookie mistake that resulted in overlapping frames, I was hooked by the results from my first roll. I used Fomapan 100 for my second…

Week 22 – Leica M2 with Eastman XX

In week 22, I tried a new film for me, the Film Photography Podcast Eastman XX which is a black and white motion picture film. One of my goals for the remainder of 2014 is to use my meterless cameras, the Leica M2 and Bronica S, more often. They are very fine cameras and I…

Week 16 – Bronica ETRS and Fuji Provia 100

More photographs of Elmwood Cemetery in week 16. The dogwood trees were at the peak of their bloom. This swing is one of my favorite things about Elmwood. The staff placed it there to help a little boy feel comfortable visiting his father’s grave and it has remained to help other children. The staff and…

Week 15 – Olympus OM-1 and Kodak Ektar Film

The friends who gave me the Bronica S also gave me two Olympus bodies and about a dozen Zukio lenses ranging from wide angle to 200mm in superb shape. The OM-1 was already a favorite and this gift has made it even more valuable. The OM and I bring you more spring prettiness this week.…