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Developing Adventures – A Roll of Expired Kodak Gold 200

Advertisements In this Developing Adventure, I wanted to share my results with developing my first roll of expired Kodak Gold 200. If you’ve been following me from the beginning, you may remember that Gold was my go-to film because of its affordable price tag. Developing Expired Kodak Gold I received a 4 pack of Kodak… Continue reading Developing Adventures – A Roll of Expired Kodak Gold 200

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Developing Adventures – My First Time Processing Color Film

Advertisements This past Christmas I received the Cinestill C41 color film processing 2 bath powder kit from Kelsey’s grandmother. It came with 3 pouches of powder chemistry, 2 accordion bottles, a tank, and two reels, two 1000ml jugs, and the TCS-1000 water heater; everything I needed to get started finally developing color film myself. I… Continue reading Developing Adventures – My First Time Processing Color Film

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The Exakta VX1000 – A Left Handers Dream?

Advertisements The Exakta is an advanced camera made by a Dutch owned factory named Ihagee Kamerawerk located in Germany in 1936, just before world war 2. That sentence right there says a lot about its history all by itself. There were a series of 8 versions throughout its production. The Exaktas continued to be produced… Continue reading The Exakta VX1000 – A Left Handers Dream?

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My First Try with Fujicolor 100

Advertisements Fujicolor 100 film, otherwise known as Fujicolor Industrial, is a color film with an ISO of 100. It is used for outdoors mostly and portraits because it is said to be good for skin tones compared to Fuji Superia Xtra for example, which can be very saturated. I didn’t get to take any portraits… Continue reading My First Try with Fujicolor 100

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Developing Adventures – Lomography Color Negative 800

Advertisements My fiancé Kelsey likes to go all out for me on holidays because I didn’t get to celebrate them while growing up. If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen my posts for the 12 days of Christmas when she gave me a surprise gift each day counting down to Christmas, and… Continue reading Developing Adventures – Lomography Color Negative 800

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My Life in Fujicolor

Advertisements When I had my first camera, I was around 13 years old, and film was getting harder to find as digital made its way to the forefront of the photography game. The only film available (where I live anyway) at that time was Fujicolor Superia Xtra. If I remember correctly, you could get it… Continue reading My Life in Fujicolor

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The End of 2020 – My Favorite Photos of the Year and What I’ve Learned

Advertisements The infamous year of 2020 is now drawing to a close and while a new year will be coming, a lot of things are going to bleed over into 2021. Unfortunately, a lot of it are things we cannot control. I try to stick to the things I can, otherwise my anxiety gets out… Continue reading The End of 2020 – My Favorite Photos of the Year and What I’ve Learned

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Everything Will Change in the Blink of an Eye – so take a picture of it

it is these small blessings that keeps life going. These small happinesses are what we should all grasp hold of and never take for granted because in the blink of an eye it will all change.

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Life, Loss, and Photography – A Photo Essay

There’s just something about being outside in the solitude of nature and in the quiet that gives me room to think of them, and through the act of taking photos for even just a few minutes I feel as if I’m with them.