2017, Rolls 24 & 30 – Scottish Concrete

Part six of my diary/travelogue/waytorememberitinyearstocome, recording a couple of weeks spent travelling around Europe, shooting mostly black and white film. Previous instalments are here: Part 1 – Cossington, UK – Wioska, PL – Bratislava, SK Part 2 – Bratislava, SK – Orosháza, HU – Szeged, HU – Cossington, UK Part 3 – Cossington – Newcastle Part 4…

2017, Rolls 23 & 29 – The Kingdom of Fife

Part five of my diary/travelogue/waytorememberitinyearstocome, recording a couple of weeks spent travelling around Europe shooting black and white film. Other parts are here: Part 1 – Cossington, UK – Wioska, PL – Bratislava, SK Part 2 – Bratislava, SK – Orosháza, HU – Szeged, HU – Cossington, UK Part 3 – Cossington – Newcastle Part 4…

2017, Rolls 22 & 29 – Into Scotland

This is the third instalment of my diary/travelogue/waytorememberitinyearstocome, recording a couple of weeks spent travelling around Europe shooting black and white film. Other parts are here: Part 1 – Cossington, UK – Wioska, PL – Bratislava, SK Part 2 – Bratislava, SK – Orosháza, HU – Szeged, HU – Cossington, UK Part 3 – Cossington…

2017, Rolls 22 & 28 – Hit The North

This is the third instalment of my diary/travelogue/waytorememberitinyearstocome recording a couple of weeks spent travelling around Europe shooting black and white film. Other parts are here: Part 1 – Cossington, UK – Wioska, PL – Bratislava, SK Part 2 – Bratislava, SK – Orosháza, HU – Szeged, HU – Cossington, UK Sunday 23rd April –…

Week 50 – Rain

Week 50 was ShootWeek for December’s #FP4Party. In the UK, the weather was pretty grim with the few hours of daylight barely noticeable because of widespread, freezing fog for most of the week. I had a couple of hours on Sunday morning free and took my photofriend Iain to see the Nature Alive reserve that…

[raulpc] week 22 – Balda by the river on FP4…

Another walk around Lisbon, this time the other side of the Tejo, with my Happo-66E, the smallest medium format I have. Sunny 16, f/16 as usual, focused to 6m all the time, meaning everything in focus from 3m to infinity, my way to of auto-focus… this was it, a little crop for equilibrium, a little…

Roll 13 – My ongoing struggle with FP4+ in Caffenol

Once again trotting out this old workhorse. One of my favorite cameras, due in part to it being exactly the same age as me, as well as it just looking and feeling so right. Sure, it’s big & heavy, but the viewfinder is nice and bright, focus is precise, and although the lens is a…