Happy New Years all.
I just returned from a road trip from my hometown LA to San Francisco, the scenic route. I saw wonderful sights and reconnected with my father, despite the fact that we still share a home. Along for the ride was my trusty 35mm camera and several rolls of film, all black and white (and some IR ) Well, I have returned! And in my house I find that I have become as addicted to APUG as I used to be to Facebook. Who knew? It's been a great past few weeks, and a good year
I am setting up a darkroom in my home, and putting back together my Zone 6 enlarger purchased back in 1993 or thereabouts. I used it for years, and enjoyed it, but after we moved back to the states had no where to set up.
Now I find that the rotating handle that is suppossed to move the enlarger head up and down is turning without engaging. As a result, the head does not move. Could i be missing a piece?
I've had some progress recently so I thought I'd post an update on this project. Original post here.
Current kitty at $100. I've stopped shooting until I receive my business cards which will help with the subjects visiting the site after their photo is taken.
I have two businesses on board. One is providing a discount for film dev and the other is printing 1,000 business cards for free.
I have received an email from a girl in the Philippines who wants
An action shot with a 4×5. You have to pay respect.
Bill Crouch - Near Collision at Air Show
Camera 4 x 5 Speed Graphic
In front of 60,000 air show fans Chet Derby was performing stunts in a biplane. For the final stunt Derby was carrying out an upside down loop-the-loop, leaving a smoke trail which 3 B-29 Superfortresses were supposed
To not run the risk of giving this one away I will post the rule in the middle of this blog.
I was trying to come up with a cover image for the January issue of Creative Image Maker. We turn one on January 15th so I wanted a photograph with a single candle lit. SO on the way home I purchase a small pack of birthday candles from the pharmacy in town. I get home and set up in my darkroom which doubles as the downstairs half bath, pungent at all hours. I lean my california edition
Updated 12-05-2008 at 07:02 AM by Christopher Walrath