Goodbye to another Friend

It seems like every six months another film is discontinued. Last fall Fuji discontinued there last black and white instant film. Its a shame to because I had just been toying with the idea of shooting a series of portraits with it.  This now leaves FP100c as the last remaining peel apart film ( and…

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Goodbye Astia

This is an old photo that I never got around to getting a proper scan of.  Thins is just a snap done on a light table with a DSLR. Since coming to China I haven’t been shooting any film, but I just found out that I can’t get Fuji Astia anymore so I thought I’d…

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Ghost Shot

Well it looks like the new old Seagull is working just fine. I shot this in the garden the other night and developed it yesterday. It’s approximately a five minute exposure.

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Seagull

I found this little ‘beaut in the camera market at Dashatou. Its and old TLR from the 80’s. It’s made by Seagull, or 海鸥 in Chinese. It’s pretty basic but seems to work just fine. I plan to shoot some long exposures with it tonight if the rain stops, then I’ll see it it was…

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Kodak Brownie

My First 120 camera was a Kodak Folding Brownie Six-20 that I bought at a thrift store for 20 dollars. Actually it wasn’t a 120 camera it uses 620, witch is just 120 on a smaller spool. Kodak stopped making it years ago so the only way to use the camera is to get an old 620…

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