Category Archives: 35mm Analog

Beutler Film Developer Review

Beutler Film Developer Formula Review Introduction – The formula published by Willi Beutler in the first edition of his book “Mein Dunklekammer Praxis” in the 1950s is an excellent developer originally designed for use with the thinner films being produced … Continue reading

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Leica III and Elmar 50/3.5 – Not A Review

Right now this is probably my favorite combination for photographing. Over the past six months I have been using it for family pictures, for amateur sports and for scenic/landscape work. I am certainly not an expert photographer, and I am … Continue reading

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How Certain Films Look

Last fall I took a short walk up the Lamoille Lake trail from Road End. I really wasn’t prepared for a long hike, and since I started rather late in the afternoon I didn’t actually go very far. I had … Continue reading

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The Archivist

THE ARCHIVIST (I wrote some of this for a post I made on APUG but I have massaged it a bit and posted it here on my blog.)   For years my wife was the archivist, and primary documentary photographer … Continue reading

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Playing With Toys

Certainly a little old for this but today was spent playing with toys. Here are a few shots just for the fun of it. These were taken with a Pentax SV. This is an early Pentax using an M42 threaded mount and was produced even before the Pentax … Continue reading

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