52 Rolls Week 45:52

The Sioux Falls: Another Perspective: And Yes it was cold enough for some areas to freeze: See more of the Falls and Environs Here. I see that many participants and burning out and dropping out.  I’m so close to finishing, and I have tons of photos from this Trip through the Plains………So you’ll have to…

52 Rolls Week 44:52

A Tour of what I’m calling ‘Americana’ from our Recent Road Trip.  Sometime wonderful, quirky or kitsch…just things we saw driving the back roads in Valentine, Nebraska: Or something seen upon our Arrival at our destination Sioux Falls, South Dakota: See More Americana here. Tech Info:  Minolta X-7– with Tamron 28-200 zoom lens:  Kodak Portra…

52 Rolls Week 43:52

Still on our road trip through the Plains.  Many interesting things seen along the way….So I will pose the question to you.  What is this? The story is, we had stopped at a roadside rest area along the interstate highway when I spied this going on across the road.  So what are they loading in…

52 Rolls Week 42:52

Who knew there was so much going on in South Dakota?  We’ve made two trips there this year and still finding more to do. Perhaps appropriate on Pearl Harbor Day to take a look at some Cold War History….. This famous quote greets you at the entrance to the Minuteman Missile Museum. And as our…

Week 52: The End

Finally, the year for me on this 52 Rolls journey is now over.   It was great fun and I even moderately enjoyed the posting part!   Thank you all for your comments and kind words.  I especially loved seeing everyone’s images and reading their stories. While I may not be posting anymore, I will…

Weeks 49 – 51: Includes Halloween

Nearing the end… Week 49: Wall art in Cabbagetown, Toronto with my Pentax 645N.   Week 50: Ahh yes Halloween, my favourite holiday of the year and Toronto does it well.  All images made with my Pentax 645N. Week 51: Halloween continues for another week into November.  I used two different cameras that week (not…

Weeks 46 – 48: On a Roll

I have many more weeks to post so you will be overloaded with my postings, sorry.  All weeks 46 through 48 were made with my Contax 645 on Kodak Portra 400 film. Week 46: Back to my favourite places to wander, the laneways in Toronto. Week 47: Random Colours   Week 48: Leaves underfoot, on…

Weeks 34 – 42: Everyday New Orleans

The following may sound like an excuse, but seriously it isn’t. There are just way too many photos from my summer in New Orleans (60+rolls all medium format) to choose my favourites for a weekly posting.  In an effort to cause myself as little pain as possible you have this massive summary of nine weeks.…

52 Rolls Week 40:52

Scenery from Around the Black Hills, along the Needles Highway.  First the Needles Eye: And more Silhouettes of the Needles: See More from the Needles Highway Drive Here. Tech Info:  Minolta X-700 with Tamron 28-200 zoom lens: Portra 400 film developed and scanned by Old School Labs.            

52 Rolls Week 39:52

Still Catching up on my posting……This week (and next) scenes from my recent road trip to South Dakota for the Bison Round-up.  The History of the Bison and the Indigenous people that relied on them for food is Tragic.  From 30 million Bison to less than 1200 by 1889. A few forward thinking people at…

Weeks 29-33: Urban walks and the beach in Toronto

I’m back after spending two months in New Orleans.  I went through 60+ rolls of film and now comes the waiting.  Each week I usually take in for developing and scanning only 2-3 rolls from vacation in addition to what I shoot now that I’m back home.  No point overwhelming the lab or myself! Week…