Category Archives: film

lazy afternoon

got more scans back from The Find Lab and I am in love. The awesome peeps over at The Find Lab, give little comments when they send back the scans. One was that I need to work on my exposure with back lit images. So a few weeks ago on a lazy afternoon, I caught Tom […]

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developed . a film journey

my first nine rolls have been returned as scans. in case you are new here…i received a contax 645 for christmas from Tom. it shoots medium format film, and i have only ever shot 35 mm film. You can catch up here. there are three popular labs to have your film developed and i sent […]

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beautifully imperfect . film

 yummy color. grain. soft focus. buttery bokeh. heaven. my first few rolls  of film have come back from one of three labs I sent to. When they all come in I will compare and share more. But for now, I couldn’t resist showing off a few.

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the inspiration . a film journey

 so the contax is finally home with me and you can read about that here  but now you may be wondering “why film” many reasons actually. the first is that film is what i started with. yes it is trendy now too, but i have always wanted to go back. i just love the grain, […]

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developing from the negatives . a film journey

I know everyone has something they long for that is totally unnecessary to everyone else around them, but to you it is a dream. To Tom it was his show car (a 1970 nova) and to me …it was a Contax 645. For over two years now, I have been looking almost daily on ebay […]

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