January 25, 2015
Recently I was very kindly given a mahogany and brass half plate camera. It came with a brass lens f/8-f64, roller blind front shutter with a top speed of 1/80th and two double plate holders.
The camera is beautiful and would make a fantastic display camera, but I am no...
May 10, 2014
The Original Rolleiflex K1 612
Camera: Graflex Speed Graphic 4x5
Lens: Kalee Bloomed Projection Lens f/1.9
Film: Ilford HP5+ 4x5 Sheet
Dev: ID-11 (3+1) 18 mins
The original Rolleiflex K1 612, this is the grand daddy of all TLR camera's. The very first Rolleiflex K1 612 onl...
February 11, 2014
I blogged recently on how I had a custom new mirror and focus screen made for my Original Rolleiflex from 1929. Well I have run a roll and here is one of the results!
A real pleasure to use now the screen is at least two stops brighter and focusing is so much easier.
August 25, 2013
So, Is Film Dead? Well the answer is most definitely not! More and more of my contacts are turning back or like me discovering film for the first time.
I love the vintage feel of film, there is nothing like shooting a roll and then home processing, excited to see the re...
Renovated Folkestone Harbour Arm
September 20, 2015
Night Time Photography on Film
January 10, 2015
Land of my Fathers
October 1, 2015
August 20, 2015
Ensign Popular Reflex - Restoration
July 2, 2015
Agfa G Plus X-Ray Film
June 13, 2015
May 30, 2015
May 10, 2015
Something a little different...
April 17, 2015
Photographers who I admire and inspire me
February 17, 2015
February 4, 2015
4x5 speed graphic
amateur photographer magazine
folkestone harbour arm
kodak aero ektar
I Love Film