Tag Archives: street photography

Holga doubles

I haven’t used my Holga 120 in awhile. I usually save it for the beach and rainy days because its plastic body is perfect for those conditions. I long ago gave up taking my digital camera out in those conditions. … Continue reading

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street walking

I don’t really have much to say about these photos. I was downtown Portland last week and took along my Leica MP and some Kodak Portra 160 film. These are some of the shots I took. I usually tweak my … Continue reading

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Summer’s End

Summer is coming to an end and the summer of 2018 will go down in Portland as one of the hottest and driest in decades. After I arrived home on June 7th from spending 8 weeks in England, there was … Continue reading

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Ballard with my MP

Took a short trip to Seattle last weekend to attend a couple of Leica events at both Glazer’s Camera and Leica Bellevue. Both presentations were well worth the drive north from Portland. While I was there I also tagged along … 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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It’s Saturday in Portland

It’s just a typical summer Saturday in Portland with people enjoying the fountains, the waterfront and street performers. Once again I throw my plastic lens Holga camera in my purse because it is light and easy. The problem is that … Continue reading

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The Canon AE-1, when an old camera is new again

I have my mother’s old bookcase that I use to hold my collection of old and odd cameras. The other day my husband discovered we had a Canon AE-1 on the shelf. He can’t remember where we got it, but … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Hope you are spending the holidays with family or friends or both. I’m just leaving you with some random shots of the city lights from Portland, Oregon. Merry Christmas to all and to all a good night  

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Return to Voodoo

The last time I wrote about VooDoo Doughnuts in Portland I had not tasted one. The lines into the shop can sometimes stretch around the corner and I seem to be in too much of a hurry to stand and … Continue reading

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VooDoo Donuts

Have you heard the story of VooDoo Donuts, located in the Old Town area of Portland? It’s famous and not just in Portland, but all over the world. I’ve never eaten one of the donuts because the line is always … Continue reading

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