Tag Archives: film

When it goes wrong

When it goes wrong you might as well really go for it. I call it a learning experience. I have not owned my Leica MP very long. I’ve only put three rolls of film through it. I have many cameras. … Continue reading

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Looking for junk in all the right places

Hitting the road again in Oregon looking for abandoned buildings and relics using my Hasselblad 500CM and Kodak film. Happy hunting. And Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. Drive safely. No photo is worth your life.

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Playing with glass

My husband and I inherited some glass slides/negatives and I am slowly scanning them.  I am guessing that these were taken around the turn of the 20th century…late 1890’s and early 1900’s. We think most of these were taken in … Continue reading

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The Mercury II

The Mercury II is a 35 mm camera that shoots half frames so you get 72 photos. This is my husband Ron’s camera but since I do most of the scanning and posting I decided to share some photos from … Continue reading

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The last on my bucket list

No, not a place, but a thing…a camera thing. The last camera on my list of ‘desires’ was a Leica. I finally fulfilled it with the purchase of a 2003 Leica MP that I bought at Blue Moon Camera in … Continue reading

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Halloweentown Part II

Yesterday I shared pinhole images of my trip to Halloweentown. Today I thought I’d share some photos of some of the characters I met while I was there. (all photos were taken with my Hasselblad 500Cm and Fuji 400 film. … Continue reading

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Halloweentown, Part I

In the town of St Helens, Oregon, just a few miles west of Portland, the people go all out for Halloween. The movie “Halloweentown” was filmed there and so every year thousands of people descend on this little sleepy community. … Continue reading

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