Tag Archives: England

choosing files

This coming weekend I am taking a Platinum Printing class at Newspace Center for Photography in Portland, Oregon. The first thing we will learn is how to make digital negatives. I have gone through some old photos trying to decide … Continue reading

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London in pinhole

I knew I had used my pinhole camera in October when I visited London for 6 1/2 weeks, but I couldn’t find my exposed rolls. Yesterday I finally found 7 rolls of film to develop. I’m halfway through the process … Continue reading

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Ely

Today’s adventure took me to Ely which is not far from Cambridge. My main objective was to spend time at Ely Cathedral and also visit the home of Oliver Cromwell. Mission accomplished although it us a bit of a train … Continue reading

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Familiar sites

Heading back to London soon and I have missed that city and all my friends there. I know a lot of people don’t like the city because it is so huge, but I like the hustle and bustle. But more … Continue reading

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Alternative printing processes

After I returned home from England I wanted to learn alternative printing processes. This desire was enforced by my visit to Lacock Abbey, the home of Henry Fox Talbot. Talbot is given credit for inventing the first paper negative and … Continue reading

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the invading sun with the Horizont panorama camera

The Russian Horizont swing lens camera makes some wonderful photos, my favorites being street scenes that allow the observer to peak around two corners at once. The camera has a curved film plane and a sweeping lens with a removable … Continue reading

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Eating in Lincoln

At one time England had a horrible reputation for their food. Even now I have heard people ask me how I can stand the food when I travel across the pond. the funny thing is that I always have wonderful … Continue reading

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