[Pollux]: Epilogue

Last article on 52 rolls: Sending cheers and showing samples of this year’s production.

Week 21: Stick or Twist?

Roll 38 of the year is another of those shot, processed, scanned and uploaded on the same day. Another Sunday arrived at the end of a week that I’d not held a camera, meaning that I had the familiar pressure of needing to get out and shoot to maintain my weekly output. As it happens, on…

Week 5 – More Nikon F2A

My early progress through the first few weeks of the 52Rolls Project continued to take me by surprise as I shot two more films during week 5. You might remember the trip to the steam railway last Sunday. Well, when the film I was using finished, I loaded some cheap (and always nasty) Kentmere and carried on. That’s…

Week 4 continued: Nikon F2

You might remember from my previous post that last weekend I visited the steam railway that’s at the end of our street. I took along my sold Lubitel to shoot a farewell roll or two but also packed my Nikon F2 (thebestlookingcameraevermade™) and a roll of Fujicolo(u)r C200. My friend Wojtek had told me about this film…

Roll 2 – Very expired gifted Ektachrome, a test.

Fellow 52roller Graham was kind enough to gift me some films recently, one of which was a reel of Ektachrome 200, expired in 1990, still sealed in the can. Not knowing much about this film, I did a little research on the web, and after loading it into my Watson bulk loader, my first, I…