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kaleidoscope

Photo Credit – Marina Hansen.  This image was taken at the Oregon Country Fair in a 6 foot open ended kaleidoscope. On one end, there is myself with my film camera,  and on the other end, Marina. I am still waiting to get the counterpart to this image developed. You know… the film photo of Marina that I took at the same time.  When I do, I will post it. I will save the country fair stories for the next post, but I will say that it was so much fun experiencing that place. It is really interesting to watch a cohesive community of people.  

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7/24 photography project- a return to film

This is the start of my film photography project. I have been really interested in creating photographs for over 5 years now. I love photography, I love creating images and sharing them but I am a photographer that came about in the digital age. That is in part why I wanted to start this project. Granted, my first camera was a 35 mm film camera, and with that the first year or so of my photographs were made on film. Learning manual settings and aperture rings.  After that first year I moved to digital; I began working with Nikon DSLRs, being a very technology minded person I loved the flexibility of the digital work flow. That is what I learned and that system is what I developed.  I can take a photograph from a shoot, edit the RAW image in …