Film Photography: Reaching Capacity

Self-portrait in the bathroom at APEX with my Olympus 35RD rangefinder. 10 February 2021. Film: Ilford FP4. For a brief moment a couple weeks ago, I was in possession of an Olympus Pen D camera. When I got hooked on half-frame photography I decided to look for a "better" camera than my Olympus Pen EES-2.... Continue Reading →

My year in photos: Finding my “top nine”

It's become a thing on Instagram: Get the "Top Nine" app, which will tell you your nine most popular posts of the year. "Popular" meaning "most likes". I did it, and this is what I got: of the nine pics involve bicycles. That's no surprise, my IG is bicycle-centric. Posts without bikes aren't usually... Continue Reading →

Goodbye, Pentax IQZoom 170SL

From the The Dalles Ramble, Leap Day 2020. It's one of my favorite shots of the year, and it was shot on the Pentax IQZoom 170SL. (Espio 170SL) Another camera departs the flock. This time it was my Pentax IQZoom 170SL, known as the Espio 170SL outside of North America. I got this camera way... Continue Reading →

Break Stuff

"Lake" Kenilworth.As you may know, I currently have five bikes, three of which are now in the "active" fleet. (The other two are the Rudge Sports which is rideable but needs some more love and is not a winter bike, the other is the Raleigh M40 mountain bike that I still need to sell.) It's... Continue Reading →

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