Up Island

In February I made a trip up island to Duncan and the Lake Cowichan area. This film has waited for a scan since then so it is out of sequence. Vancouver Island is a big place at 460km long as the raven flies. A real trip up island, to the other end from Victoria where I…

Lucky Thirteen

  I am not a superstitious person, so the thirteenth roll is not giving me the tiniest frisson of fear. Indeed, I got married on the thirteenth 30 years ago; that worked out pretty well. This roll has a variety of stuff on it. I have pulled out just the storm drain photos which is my…

Drive-By Photography in St. Paul

So I loaded up the old Olympus XA with a roll of mystery film and threw it in my bag. I shot a few frames while walking around downtown Minneapolis and then I finished the roll on the drive home. (I was the passenger, just in case you were wondering.)   The entire roll is…

Roll 13 – roll back

When I bought my Zero 45 and posted the photo of it on Facebook Mr. Espressobuzz told me to go out and get a 120 rollback  for it. I knew I was going to get one eventually but it turns out eventually was faster than I thought. I bid on a Graflex “23” Graphic 120…