Category Archive: portrait & people

The spirit of the Faroe Islands

The spirit of the Faroe Islands

Buy the book here. 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 …

 

The hat

The hat

Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: PENTAX 67II Flash fired: yes Focal …

 

Filters suck :-)

Filters suck :-)

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 50mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/500s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/filters-suck/”, title: “Filters suck :-)” } …

 

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 …

 

Wearing the hat backwards

Wearing the hat backwards

Shot on Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: PENTAX 67II Flash …

 

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 …

 

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 …

 

Lighting techniques

Lighting techniques

Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: PENTAX 67II Flash fired: yes Focal …

 

ADOX Color Implosion film

ADOX Color Implosion film

Shot on ADOX Color Implosion film. Aperture: ƒ/4.5 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 200mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/180s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/adox-color-implosion-film-3/”, …

 

Shot with an S-M-C Takumar 6X7 105mm f/2.4 lens

Shot with an S-M-C Takumar 6X7 105mm f/2.4 lens

Love this lens! Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/2.4 Camera: PENTAX …

 

Coming of Age Day #1

Coming of Age Day #1

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 …

 

Portrait in bokeh

Portrait in bokeh

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: …

 

Winter sunset

Winter sunset

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: 50mm ISO: …

 

In the entrance

In the entrance

Shot on 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 …

 

A tiny bit of camera shake

A tiny bit of camera shake

Digital, not film photography Aperture: ƒ/5.6 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 20mm ISO: 3200 Shutter speed: 1/3s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/tiny-bit-camera-shake/”, title: …

 

Sunshine in the eyes

Sunshine in the eyes

Shot on Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds using the fabulous …

 

Tree hugger

Tree hugger

Shot on Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds using the fabulous …

 

Folk costume

Folk costume

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/2.8 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: …

 

Selective light

Selective light

Shot on 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/2.8 Camera: PENTAX …

 

At the Ameyoko Street market in Ueno

At the Ameyoko Street market in Ueno

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: …

 

ADOX Color Implosion film

ADOX Color Implosion film

Shot on ADOX Color Implosion film Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 200mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/500s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/adox-color-implosion-film-2/”, title: …

 

Depth of field; f/1.7

Depth of field; f/1.7

Shot on Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: …

 

Autumn in the forest

Autumn in the forest

Shot on Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds; I love the …

 

William Klein at the BIG SHOTS!

William Klein at the BIG SHOTS!

Every year, Luxembourg organises a series of free lectures by famous photographers or photo editors. Yesterday’s turn was William Klein and it doesn’t get better …

 

Ameyoko Street market #3

Ameyoko Street market #3

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 …

 

Ameyoko Street market #2

Ameyoko Street market #2

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 …

 

Ameyoko Street market #1

Ameyoko Street market #1

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 …

 

Durama doll seller #2

Durama doll seller #2

See yesterday’s explanation for the details. Shot on Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every …

 

Durama doll seller #1

Durama doll seller #1

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

 

The woods around our apartment

The woods around our apartment

Shot on my Pentax 645NII camera with the S-M-C Takumar 6X7 105mm f/2.4 lens using the Fotodiox Pro PT67-PT645 adapter (Pentax 67 to Pentax 645). …