Week 9: A weekend in Duisburg

In week 9 I was a little under the weather. That’s why I wanted to go away for the weekend; I was wondering if a change of scenery would be the cure to my winter blues. I ended up booking a hotel in Duisburg, Germany. My husband and I had been there before. It’s within…

Week 49 — Pushing HP5 in the Fog ….

We have had quite a few foggy days here in Wales so I decided to shoot a roll of HP5 at 1600 with the hope of accentuating the fog with the extra grain and contrast of pushing the film. I was quite pleased with the results, I really do like the look of HP5 when…

Week 36 ….. Let’s push it …..

I have been shooting film like mad over the last couple of weeks especially since getting a C41 home kit. So between the 52 Rolls project, The FP4 Party and playing around with cross processing I have a backlog of stuff to post here and over on my other 2 blogs (see at bottom of…

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…