Monthly Archives: May 2014

The old streets of Sarajevo

The old streets of Sarajevo

Sometime in the late 60s. If memory serves me well, this is Kazandžiluk street (Coppersmith street) in the heart of old Sarajevo, it is one …

 

Shock absorber trouble

Shock absorber trouble

Late 60s, on our way to Sarajevo our car broke down and we had to have it repaired on a roadside garage where they could …

 

Our "new" car

Our "new" car

My dad and our "new" Opel Kadett B (1965–1973), this is probably in 1969. Camera: PENTAX ME Focal length: 28mm Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = …

 

Petros the pelican, Mykonos

Petros the pelican, Mykonos

The original Petros of Mykonos in 1985, before being hit by a car and its death later the same year. Camera: PENTAX ME Focal length: 28mm Please follow …

 

Space is the place

Space is the place

In this shot: Sun Ra and his Arkestra at the North Sea Jazz Festival – Saturday 17 July 1982. I believe it is John Gilmore …

 

Handheld blur (inside a church)

Handheld blur (inside a church)

Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 125 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/handheld-blur-inside-church/”, title: “Handheld blur (inside a church)” } …

 

Shot with a 55 year old Pentacon-F

Shot with a 55 year old Pentacon-F

I picked up my Dad’s old camera. There are some problems with the first curtain shutter, but the shots that succeeded turned out well. ADOX CHS …

 

A gloomy afternoon walk

A gloomy afternoon walk

Aperture: ƒ/4.5 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 80mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/125s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/a-gloomy-afternoon-walk/”, title: “A gloomy afternoon …

 

Rock formation alongside the Mullerthal Trail

Rock formation alongside the Mullerthal Trail

ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, stand developed in APH 09 dilution 1:150 for 2 hours Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: MZ-S Focal length: 50mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/45s Please follow …

 

At the Pétange Cavalcade

At the Pétange Cavalcade

ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, stand developed in APH 09 dilution 1:150 for 2 hours Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: MZ-S Focal length: 200mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/250s Please follow …

 

Inside the Eulenburg

Inside the Eulenburg

Hiking the Mullerthal Trail you get into a few tight spots, click here to see the entrance. Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 …

 

Taiyoji temple stay

Taiyoji temple stay

We really loved our stay at Taiyoji Temple conveniently not too far from Tokyo! Shot on Kodak Portra 400 Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 …

 

Stairs and roof from the inside

Stairs and roof from the inside

Kodak TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every minute seconds. Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 50mm ISO: 400 Shutter …

 

NSA/GCHQ proof communications

NSA/GCHQ proof communications

Made you look, now go away, you snoop! 🙂 ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, stand developed in APH 09 dilution 1:150 for 2 hours Camera: …

 

Rhododendrons

Rhododendrons

Aperture: ƒ/6.7 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 300mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/20s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/rhododendrons/”, title: “Rhododendrons” } …

 

Hall at Kita-in Temple, Kawagoe

Hall at Kita-in Temple, Kawagoe

Fuji Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 100 Please follow and …

 

Monks of the Pétange Cavalcade

Monks of the Pétange Cavalcade

ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, stand developed in APH 09 dilution 1:150 for 2 hours Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: MZ-S Focal length: 200mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/180s Please follow …

 

Kanda book market photography

Kanda book market photography

Kodak T-MAX 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 8:30 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400 Please follow and …

 

Painting snapshots

Painting snapshots

Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 100 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/painting-snapshots/”, title: “Painting snapshots” } …

 

Houses of Grund, Luxembourg

Houses of Grund, Luxembourg

Unusual angle of the characteristic houses of Grund, the old town of Luxembourg City. ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, stand developed in APH …

 

Bronkhorst from the Orchard

Bronkhorst from the Orchard

Aperture: ƒ/16 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 95mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/250s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/bronkhorst-orchard/”, title: “Bronkhorst from the …

 

Windmill around Bronkhorst

Windmill around Bronkhorst

Aperture: ƒ/6.7 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 50mm ISO: 200 Shutter speed: 1/1500s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/windmill-around-bronkhorst/”, title: “Windmill around Bronkhorst” } …

 

Buying Peckvillercher on Easter Monday

Buying Peckvillercher on Easter Monday

ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, stand developed in APH 09 dilution 1:150 for 2 hours Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 100 Please follow and like us:0 var …

 

Alto saxophone at fleamarket

Alto saxophone at fleamarket

At the flea market in Arlon. ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, stand developed in APH 09 dilution 1:150 for 2 hours Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 100 Please …

 

Bronkhorst

Bronkhorst

The little church in Bronkhorst, one of the oldest and smallest cities in the Netherlands. Aperture: ƒ/6.7 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 170mm ISO: 200 Shutter speed: 1/180s Please …

 

View over Michigan Avenue, Chicago #2

View over Michigan Avenue, Chicago #2

What people may not realize: Modern cars and clothes of today are the quaint and vintage photos of tomorrow — Me 🙂 Camera: PENTAX MZ-3 Please follow and …

 

Zombies of the Pétange Cavalcade

Zombies of the Pétange Cavalcade

ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, stand developed in APH 09 dilution 1:150 for 2 hours Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: MZ-S Focal length: 200mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/350s Please follow …

 

Reverence and humility

Reverence and humility

Foma Fomapan 100 at EI 100, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 hours Aperture: ƒ/8 Camera: PENTAX 67II Flash fired: yes Focal length: 135mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please …

 

Trwyn Du Lighthouse and Puffin Island

Trwyn Du Lighthouse and Puffin Island

Trwyn Du (Penmon Point) Lighthouse and Puffin Island, Wales 2010. Fuji Neopan 100 Acros at EI 100; developed: Rodinal in a 1:50 dilution for 13 mins; …

 

Double the exposure, double the fun

Double the exposure, double the fun

ADOX CHS 100 ART at EI 100, stand developed in APH 09 dilution 1:150 for 2 hours Aperture: ƒ/5.6 Camera: MZ-S Focal length: 20mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/500s Please follow …