Monthly Archives: October 2013

Esch-sur-Sûre, the castle ruins

Esch-sur-Sûre, the castle ruins

I might not have been too happy with yesterday’s shot, I do like today’s contribution however! Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in …

 

The Eiffel Tower and Pont Alexandre III

The Eiffel Tower and Pont Alexandre III

Okay, I’m not too happy about this shot either 🙂 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: 120mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/180s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { …

 

Rejected tulips #2

Rejected tulips #2

ADOX CHS ART 100 at EI 200, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 hours. Aperture: ƒ/6.7 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Flash fired: yes ISO: 200 Shutter speed: 1/45s Please follow …

 

Men at work #6

Men at work #6

Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in APH 09 1+40 for 17 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every minute Aperture: ƒ/6.7 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 300mm ISO: 800 Shutter …

 

Steam over Arbed, Belval

Steam over Arbed, Belval

Every few days, big clouds over Arbed — of what we hope is steam, can be seen against the rising sun. Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, …

 

Men at work #5

Men at work #5

Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in APH 09 1+40 for 17 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every minute Aperture: ƒ/6.7 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 300mm ISO: 800 Shutter …

 

Rejected tulips #1

Rejected tulips #1

ADOX CHS 100 ART film, exposed at EI 200 and stand developed for two hours. I do think that the combination of 1 stop underexposure …

 

Men at work #4

Men at work #4

Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in APH 09 1+40 for 17 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every minute Aperture: ƒ/6.7 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 300mm ISO: 800 Shutter …

 

Love locks at the Pont des Arts, Paris

Love locks at the Pont des Arts, Paris

Love locks from the Pont des Arts, with the Pont Neuf in the background. What can I say, Paris! Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: 75mm ISO: …

 

Vineyard with Ahn peeking through

Vineyard with Ahn peeking through

The little church of Ahn just peeking through the vineyards. ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 8:30 minutes. Agitation: …

 

Beaubourg

Beaubourg

Beaubourg, as the locals say it, otherwise known as Centre Georges Pompidou. I always love going there to browse the bookshop, amazing collection of photo …

 

Ready for a picnic?

Ready for a picnic?

Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX 67II Focal length: …

 

For the last time: Stockers Lock

For the last time: Stockers Lock

Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/5.6 Camera: PENTAX 67II Focal length: …

 

Warkense windmill

Warkense windmill

Fuji Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in Caffenol-C-M for 12 minutes. Agitation: 3 inversions every minute. Camera: PENTAX 67II Focal length: 165mm ISO: 100 Please follow and like …

 

Vineyards around the town of Ahn

Vineyards around the town of Ahn

ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 8:30 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/5.6 Camera: PENTAX 67II Focal length: …

 

Underexposed slide film

Underexposed slide film

In case you ever wondered what underexposed slide film looks like, kinda like an Instagram photo, and I shot this about 30 years ago …

 

Cycling along the River Seine

Cycling along the River Seine

I had to wait a few minutes for somebody interesting to ride by; the cyclist makes the shot for me. Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: 120mm ISO: …

 

Basin

Basin

I cannot even start to figure out what the purpose of this basin has been; at the moment it is just taking up space on …

 

Quiet area in Luxembourg City

Quiet area in Luxembourg City

One of the hidden treasures, just smack in the middle of the Ville Haute of Luxembourg City. Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in …

 

Last winter’s snow

Last winter’s snow

Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: PENTAX 67II Focal length: …

 

Zutphen, Drogenapstoren

Zutphen, Drogenapstoren

Having fun with the superior colours of slide film: KODAK E100VS at EI 100 this time, almost as good as Velvia 50! Aperture: ƒ/8 Camera: PENTAX …

 

Wet concrete

Wet concrete

Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in APH 09 1+40 for 17 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every minute Aperture: ƒ/6.7 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 300mm ISO: 800 Shutter …

 

Around the blast furnaces of Belval #2

Around the blast furnaces of Belval #2

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: 75mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/60s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/around-blast-furnaces-belval-2/”, title: “Around the blast furnaces of …

 

Around the blast furnaces of Belval #1

Around the blast furnaces of Belval #1

Aperture: ƒ/4.5 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal length: 75mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/45s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/around-blast-furnaces-belval-1/”, title: “Around the blast furnaces of …

 

Floodplains

Floodplains

Rollei Pan 25 at EI 25 in Agfa R09 One Shot 1+100 for 1 hour, agitated for 30 seconds, 5 slow inversions at 30 …

 

Spot Removal

Spot Removal

The last few rolls of ADOX CHS 100 ART film that I used turned out to be very spotty, I ruled out the chemicals as …

 

The Viehscheid

The Viehscheid

Vintage shot: The return of the cows from their summer pastures in the mountains is the cause of much celebration in rural Bavaria. Camera: PENTAX ME Please …

 

Old Luxembourg City

Old Luxembourg City

Overview over the oldest parts of Luxembourg with the brand new office buildings of Kirchberg on the top of the image as contrast. ADOX CHS 100 …

 

Cow shed

Cow shed

Adox CHS 100 ART in Caffenol-C-L for 70 minutes, 5 minutes presoak and 30 seconds of inversions to start Aperture: ƒ/4.5 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/8s Please …

 

Factory

Factory

Of the unexpected and weird results of this photo shoot, I like this shot best, lots of atmosphere, IMO. The Caffenol-C-L stand development created this very …