Summer means getting wet

Unlike the northern hemisphere where it could be snowing at Christmas and New Year, in Australia we are usually at the beach during the festive season. This year was no exception, with New Year’s being a particularly fine day to spend in the sun, sand and surf. At around this this time of year much…

Summer Around the Yard

There were a few things blooming this past summer in the yard of the house we’re renting. I’ve never shot a roll of 220 film before. It was nice to have the extra exposures. All of the photos from this roll — number 26! — are on Flickr in the Roll 26 album. I also…

Roll 27: Lazy Summer Day

    Summer is just rolling along and I had some Kodak Gold to run through the EXA again.   So, I thought I would just attempt to play with the focus in the hot light of a summer afternoon.   Nothing fancy, just some shots of my yard. The hollyhocks did pretty well this…

Roll 23_ Fleet week in Portland

I have managed to keep up with using at least one roll of film each week, but I have fallen down on my posting here, on my personal blog and on Flickr due to the World Cup. I can’t help it, I have to watch every match and after all, it’s only every 4 years.…