Roll 52: The Frosty Fog

Roll 52. Take a moment and soak it in, this one is special. I finish this 52 Roll Project with my trusty Nikon FM2 and a roll of Ilford HP5 Plus 400.   The FM2 is the whole reason that I started the project in the first place.   I thought I would use most…

Roll 51: Neighborhood Pond

The Nikon FM2 and I went exploring to a neighborhood park by my office with another roll of Kodak Elite Chrome 35mm slide film.   I don’t know why I have never been by this hidden little spot but it is a very nice lunch time getaway with a trail and little bridges.   And,…

Roll 50: Rural Nevada

  This photo adventure has been brought to you by the Nikon FM2 with a roll of Kodak Elite Chrome 100 slide film.   When the scans came back from the developer, I thought they were off and then I remembered the colors are different on slide film.   Enjoy. Welcome to Fallon, Nevada.  …

Roll 15: Carson City, Nevada

This roll was shot on my Nikon FM2 with Kodak Ektar 100, 35mm film.  My subject:   Carson City, the capital of Nevada. I was out and about the other day near the Governor’s mansion in the old, historical district.   Nevada is a unique place in that the Governor’s mansion has a private residence but…

Roll 14: Oreo Cows

There is a ranch near our house that has “Oreo Cows.”   Of course, this is not their real name but it is what my family calls them every time we drive by the pastures of black and white cattle.   I believe the technical breed name is “Belted Galloway” but that is totally boring…

Roll 11: Shooting the West

  After ten years of wanting to go, a friend of mine and I managed to finally get it together and go to the “Shooting the West” Photography Symposium in Winnemucca, Nevada.   We only managed to make it to the Saturday presentations but there is almost a full week of workshops, presentations, contests and…