My F5 has an electronic gremlin. I have finished shooting a test roll with fresh batteries but sometimes when turning on my camera all power is lost. The LED display goes blank and I have to let the camera sit and “rest” for a few minutes. When powered off the camera will display the number … Continue reading Nikon F5 note
I’ve been at home sheltering in place since Friday, March 20th. I was supposed to return to work after April 3rd but my leave has been extended until the 30th. My wife and daughter have been at home since the 16th. This year my children were supposed to have a Spring Break that overlapped but … Continue reading Notes from home
With this hobby of mine comes the inevitable that any given camera I own will suffer a mechanical, electrical, or some other malfunction. That's the uncertainty of collecting items that are 20 to 70 years old give or take. My F100 had an issue recently with its battery pack. The rubber gasket had stretched out … Continue reading Nikon F100 notes
A Nikon F5 observation on its test run. The F5 has a button next to the On/Off switch which has to be pressed to power on the camera. I found this an annoyance at first but I've grown accustomed to it and find it useful now. The F100 does not have that button lock which … Continue reading Comparison F5 and F100
iPhone X. Kahala Beach.
iPhone X. Kakaako. Pow Wow Wrap Party. Graffiti artists have been working in Honolulu for a week painting new murals or touching up previous work. My wife, daughter, and I went for dinner and visited some spaces with art work. I’ll be taking a break at this time until I have more content to post. … Continue reading Photo a day
Ektachrome 100. Waikiki-Kapahulu Public Library.