Three day weekend means possibly getting out to shoot a camera or two in the coming days. During my lunch hour on Friday I braved the noon traffic and drove to the outskirts of Downtown Honolulu and witnessed art in the making. What has come to be an annual gathering of graffiti artists creating murals … Continue reading Photo ops
Over the next few months I'll be sending various cameras off for repairs and/or maintenance. Hopefully they'll return in good working order so they can remain in my permanent collection. Definitely not selling these anytime soon after I'll be dropping quite a tidy sum. Lastly I sold my first camera lens combo recently a Nikon … Continue reading Assorted …
Olympus PEN FT. I was all set to sell it and then the scans from what I thought was the last roll of film I'd shoot with this camera comes back from the Darkroom. Of course the pictures I took turn out looking great and now I'm rethinking if I should hold on to this … Continue reading Film on Friday 26
I follow a bunch of photography blogs on WordPress Reader and several of the writer/photographers have made the decision to shoot less film and more digital. I've also come to this crossroad and will be shooting equal parts film and digital. Like the other writer/photographers I follow one of the big reasons I will be … Continue reading Picture taking
Night blooming cereus cacti line the rock wall along my daughter's school. There are some mornings when the entire 100+ yard wall has hundreds of blooms but they have already begun to wilt from the rising sun.
Disclaimer I am not a surfer but I like watching large surf from shore. Storm systems south of Hawaii have generated days of good size surf for the month. The footage below was taken at Point Panic a break dedicated for bodysurfing. The day I was there the larger wave faces were 4 to 5 … Continue reading October is swell
Several storms came awfully close to Oahu this summer. Hurricane Lane in particular shut down the entire state for nearly a week. The canoes belong to my club and were moved further on shore in preparation for the storm. The following photographs are from August 23rd.