Instamatic X-30

Instamatic X-30 – Embracing Uncertainty

Film cameras are a labor of love. There is nothing practical about them in today’s age of social media and instant gratification, but that doesn’t mean that the…

Camera Repair – Agfa Optima

Hooray for me, I did my first successful CLA on a camera and didn’t have any parts left over. In fact, it went back together very nicely. Why…

Tri-X 400 pulled to 200

Tri-X Trifecta

If I hadn’t already mentioned it, I was invited to join the Frugal Film Project for 2020. I get to pick any camera under $50 that I own,…

Vertigo

Taken in the office today, looking up from the basement floor to the penthouse.

Yellow

Birthday Photo Walk

Well, went on a Birthday photo walk today. I’m not tooting about my birthday, just happy to get out on a walk. I’ve got a couple rolls of…

Tom Lee Park

Lunch Hour Photo Walk

I was lucky enough to have three coworkers who are also into photography hang out today and take photos at lunch. We just wandered around Beale Street Landing…

Memphis on the Holga

Holg-a Week Late

Holga Week 2019 just passed. I did take some photos on my original (and favorite) 120N , but I have been unsuccessfully fighting a month-long sinus headache and…

Lomo LC-A in Color - Dixon Gardens

Lomo LC-A in Color

As I said in my last article, I wanted to take the LC-A out and run a roll of color film through it. For this series I used…

What's in that slushy !?

Retracing My Steps

Yesterday, I went out on a photo walk with a couple friends from work. We hit Beale Street to be harassed by a homeless lady and linger for…

LOMO LC-A

LOMO LC-A – Sovietly Unpredictable

I waited for a few years for this camera. In 2015 when I started getting excited about Lomography, the LOMO LC-A was hovering around US $90-$150. Figure in…