Category Archive: documentary & street

Coming of Age Day: sharing a photo with oneechan

Coming of Age Day: sharing a photo with oneechan

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 …

 

Coming of Age Day #7

Coming of Age Day #7

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 …

 

At Meiji Shrine, Tokyo

At Meiji Shrine, Tokyo

At the Meiji Jinguu in Tokyo. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 …

 

Smelting iron ore

Smelting iron ore

Foma Fomapan 200 @ EI 200; developed in HC-110 dilution H for 7 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/2.4 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 20mm ISO: …

 

Ishinomaki, harbour festival

Ishinomaki, harbour festival

Camera: Pentax MZ-S ISO: 125 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/ishinomaki-harbour-festival/”, title: “Ishinomaki, harbour festival” } …

 

The harbour-side festival, Ishinomaki

The harbour-side festival, Ishinomaki

Two years before the tsunami Camera: Pentax MZ-S ISO: 125 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/harbour-side-festival-ishinomaki/”, title: “The harbour-side festival, Ishinomaki” } …

 

Statue around Ishinomaki station

Statue around Ishinomaki station

Two years before the tsunami we visited Ishinomaki and the harbour area. Camera: Pentax MZ-S ISO: 125 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: …

 

Hatsumode in Kawagoe

Hatsumode in Kawagoe

The first shrine visit of the New Year. Happy New Year! Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 …

 

Loose socks in Kyoto

Loose socks in Kyoto

Camera: PENTAX MZ-3 ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/loose-socks-kyoto/”, title: “Loose socks in Kyoto” } …

 

Patiently waiting

Patiently waiting

North of Japan Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: HUAWEI VNS-L31 Exposure bias: +1.2EV Focal length: 3.8mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/patiently-waiting/”, title: “Patiently …

 

Schoolkids in Kawagoe

Schoolkids in Kawagoe

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 18mm ISO: 400 Shutter speed: 1/1000s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/schoolkids-in-kawagoe/”, title: “Schoolkids in Kawagoe” } …

 

Coming of Age Day #6

Coming of Age Day #6

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 …

 

Lensbaby: Shopping mall

Lensbaby: Shopping mall

Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 80, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 9 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds; Lensbaby 2.0 Aperture: …

 

Hiking over the fells, and taking a rest

Hiking over the fells, and taking a rest

Shot on ADOX Silvermax at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 50mm ISO: …

 

TdF 2017: Thomas De Gendt triptych

TdF 2017: Thomas De Gendt triptych

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-triptych/”, title: “TdF 2017: Thomas …

 

Fishing for kelp

Fishing for kelp

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400 Please follow …

 

Stairs in Narita

Stairs in Narita

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: 50mm ISO: 800 Shutter …

 

When the TdF came through our village

When the TdF came through our village

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-came-village/”, title: “When the TdF …

 

Coming of Age Day #5

Coming of Age Day #5

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 …

 

Early morning, killing time

Early morning, killing time

Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: HUAWEI VNS-L31 Focal length: 3.8mm ISO: 64 Shutter speed: 1/100s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/early-morning-killing-time/”, title: “Early morning, killing time” } …

 

Unagi in Narita town #4

Unagi in Narita town #4

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 …

 

Unagi in Narita town #3

Unagi in Narita town #3

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 Focal length: 28mm ISO: …

 

Unagi in Narita town #2

Unagi in Narita town #2

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 …

 

Unagi in Narita town #1

Unagi in Narita town #1

Broiled eel is a delicacy that I cannot resist, in Narita you can see the whole preparation process from the street. Shot on KODAK TRI-X …

 

Faroe: Me and my camera bag

Faroe: Me and my camera bag

Buy the book here. 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: 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 …