It’s been a couple of days since my small exhibition at my local community centre, and I want to use my author’s privilege to write anything on this blog and share my thoughts.
Ten pictures. Small room. The potential audience of 200 people. This is the scope of my first exhibition but who cares. It’s the first time ever when my photos are going to be displayed in real life to people who are not my family. The show is still about two weeks away but I’ve already […]
Just a week ago I had a chance to go to a concert at my local pub and spontaneously I decided to grab a camera and a flash with me to practice shooting with flash. The film I used was Rollei RPX 400 pushed to 800, I specifically wanted black and white. Now after I’ve […]
Some time ago my C-41 kit started showing the signs of exhaustion, and I ordered a new one. While the package was on its way I had a problem to solve: getting rid of the old chemicals. If you search online for advice on how to recycle photo chemistry, the answers range from “just dump […]
This is how I feel about my photography right now and it shows. I’ve had these two rolls of Fuji Superia 400 in my drawer for 9 months before I developed them and scanned today. Nine months! That’s a whole pregnancy right here. Why it took so long you wonder? Well, no serious reasons to […]
I had a couple of rolls sitting on my shelf for some time, and when I finally processed them several frames had these lines across the picture. At one point I blamed my camera, but then the effect would be consistent across multiple rolls, which was not the case. And then I heard guys on […]