Category Archive: documentary & street

Faroe: Me and my camera bag

Faroe: Me and my camera bag

Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: HUAWEI VNS-L31 Flash fired: no Focal length: 3.8mm ISO: 50 Shutter speed: 1/640s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/faroe-camera-bag/”, title: “Faroe: Me and …

 

Faroe: dried cod for sale in Tórshavn

Faroe: dried cod for sale in Tórshavn

You buy your fresh and dried fish in the harbour of Tórshavn, delicious! Shot on ADOX Silvermax at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E …

 

Coming of Age Day #4

Coming of Age Day #4

The second Monday of the New Year is Coming of Age Day in Japan and lots of the new adults of 20 years old join …

 

Nagasaki schoolgirls

Nagasaki schoolgirls

Camera: PENTAX ME ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/nagasaki-schoolgirls/”, title: “Nagasaki schoolgirls” } …

 

Photographing a border marker

Photographing a border marker

On the border between Belgium and Luxembourg. Shot on ADOX Silvermax at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every …

 

Tsukubai (蹲踞) at Meiji shrine

Tsukubai (蹲踞) at Meiji shrine

During the first weeks of January when people visit the Meiji Jingu shrine in mass for hatsumode, the normal tsukubai (where you cleanse your hands …

 

Duruma doll merchant

Duruma doll merchant

At the Durama Doll Festival of Kawagoe, early January, this guy and his mate were getting their stand of durama dolls ready. They remarked on …

 

Coming of Age Day, couple

Coming of Age Day, couple

The second Monday of the New Year is Coming of Age Day in Japan and lots of the new adults of 20 years old join …

 

Ueno, face mask and market

Ueno, face mask and market

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/1.7 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: …

 

Border between Luxembourg & Belgium

Border between Luxembourg & Belgium

The border marker between Belgium and Luxembourg; it has taken a few bullets during the Battle of the Bulge. Shot on ADOX Silvermax at EI …

 

Shopping street, Ville Haute, Luxembourg.

Shopping street, Ville Haute, Luxembourg.

Shot on ADOX Silvermax at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/11 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: …

 

Nagasaki, Peace Statue

Nagasaki, Peace Statue

From Wikipedia: The statue’s right hand points to the threat of nuclear weapons while the extended left hand symbolizes eternal peace. The mild face symbolizes divine …

 

The way home

The way home

Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config …

 

Roasted dango shop

Roasted dango shop

Whenever in Japan, grab a skewer of dango for a nice snack. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 …

 

First ski class, a long time ago

First ski class, a long time ago

Camera: PENTAX ME ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/first-ski-class-long-time-ago/”, title: “First ski class, a long time ago” } …

 

Sendai, shopping for the New Year

Sendai, shopping for the New Year

At the Asaichi Market in Sendai, people stocking up with fresh ingredients for the New Year celebrations. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed …

 

La Caravane Publicitaire

La Caravane Publicitaire

The Tour de France passing through our village, the Caravan Publicitaire selling all kinds of crap 🙂 Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 200mm ISO: 800 Shutter …

 

TdF 2017: Gritting teeth

TdF 2017: Gritting teeth

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 200mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/4000s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/tdf-2017-gritting-teeth/”, title: “TdF 2017: Gritting …

 

La Caravane Publicitaire

La Caravane Publicitaire

Selling Tour de France t-shirts for €10 apiece. 🙂 Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 200mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/4000s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config …

 

Tour de France 2017

Tour de France 2017

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Tour de France 2017

Tour de France 2017

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 200mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/4000s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/tour-de-france-2017/”, title: “Tour de France …

 

TdF 2017: Thomas De Gendt

TdF 2017: Thomas De Gendt

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 200mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/2000s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/tdf-2017-thomas-de-gendt/”, title: “TdF 2017: Thomas …

 

Kids at the Hanamaki matsuri

Kids at the Hanamaki matsuri

Camera: PENTAX MZ-3 ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/kids-hanamaki-matsuri/”, title: “Kids at the Hanamaki matsuri” } …

 

Old man sweeping the entrance to Meiji Jingū

Old man sweeping the entrance to Meiji Jingū

Great technique with the brush! Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 …

 

Coming of Age Day #3

Coming of Age Day #3

The second Monday of the New Year is Coming of Age Day in Japan and lots of the new adults of 20 years old join …

 

Adult Miscellaneous Goods

Adult Miscellaneous Goods

Shop in Shinjuku selling see-through school uniforms and the like for your adult needs 🙂 Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution …

 

Ameyoko Street market #4

Ameyoko Street market #4

Ameyoko Street market in Ueno just next to the Ueno JR station (Shinobazu Exit) is always a good idea to visit when in Tokyo, but …

 

Alley at night, Sendai

Alley at night, Sendai

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 800 Please follow …

 

Preparing Amazake for the New Year

Preparing Amazake for the New Year

Drinking sweet Amazake is a treat at the first Shinto shrine visit of the New Year Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 …

 

Masuya, Shinjuku

Masuya, Shinjuku

Izakaya restaurant specialising in fish Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: …