This is not a top ten list but I'd be okay if my selection were to consist of these cameras. Due to Gear Acquisition Syndrome (G.A.S.) my collection had ballooned to 50+ items but despite the pandemic I've managed to sell nearly a third of my inventory. I have a way to go before I … Continue reading So many cameras …
Apparently my Gear Acquisition Syndrome (GAS) includes film along with cameras. I have near a 100+ rolls in cold storage and I intend to shoot as much inventory in 2021 to free up space in my freezer. The majority of my film has expired and I will resist the urge to buy new stock this … Continue reading Camera collection film selection
Sold some inventory this past year: Of course I had to add a few more: Canon F-1n (the second copy I have purchased, the first was a bust) Nikon F2sb (third copy of this rugged series) Pentax ES II hard for me to love because it does not have a split image viewfinder, my tired … Continue reading Camera addition and subtraction
It works! No obvious issues besides my shortcomings as a photographer. Images captured with the Nikkor H.C. 50mm f/2 Non AI lens on Ilford FP4 125 at 200 ISO. Processed and scanned by the Darkroom Lab.
Despite my intention to cease purchasing new to me cameras I go ahead and pick up a Pentax ES II. Currently it is loaded with Fujifilm 200 and I am haphazardly taking test shots. The ES II is paired with a 135mm Super Multi Coated Takumar which facilitates through the lens metering and the camera’s … Continue reading October 2020 in review