Week 45 – Posting out of sequence ….

I have realised that I am posting slightly out of sequence with my next 3 posts due to developing/scanning mishap. I had 6 rolls of film to catch up with and having not marked very well I have managed to process them out order in which shot. I want to get as much done this…

Week 42 – Sunny Autumn to Winter in 1 Week ….

  I have been making the most of the lovely sunshine we have been having recently … the weather here in Wales has been a bit nuts, lovely sunshine one day, torrential rain the next and then last weekend we had the 1st smattering of Hail/Snow up on the mountains. These two images were shot…

Week 22 (yeah, I know) – Denmark. Holga Meg Diana+

My family is very varied.  Some folk never venture far from home.  Others decide that they’re going to get as far away from it as possible.  I was talking to perhaps the most wayward member of my family in my Grandma’s flat one afternoon when I said “Well, next time you’re in Europe, give me…

Week 30 … New lens for my Mamiya 645

I love shooting my Mamiya 645 it’s a lovely handling camera and I find it easier to compose my images in the 6×4.5 format but I seem to be shooting more and more landscape stuff and find the 80mm lens not wide enough. I happened to mention to a fellow photographer while in a twitter…

Week 27 – Some Olympus Pen Half-Frame fun …..

I have always had an affinity with Olympus cameras ever since school where I got to use my 1st proper camera an Olympus OM1. There is something about the look and feel of all the olympus family of cameras, I especially love my OM2 spot which is most probably my most used film camera. I have…

Week 21 – Sunshine, Rain and Urbex

A few weeks ago I managed to pick up a Nikon F90 to replace my sadly defunct F90x that I loved to shoot with It was probably the 1st “Hi Tech” slr that I bought. I needed to test it so loaded up some lovely HP5 which I shot at box speed and processed in ilfotec…

Week 19 – Trees, Fences & Hills

A little late with this weeks post as it was also shot as a bit of a test for another challenge that I am taking part in … #NOGEARNOFEAR. The challenge consists of shooting an ilford disposable camera containing HP5 and trying to take 6 images of the 4 subjects … Architecture, Street, Portrait and…