Category Archive: still life

Spring time, tulip time

Spring time, tulip time

ADOX CHS ART 100 at EI 200, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 hours, 5 inversions after 1 hour. Aperture: ƒ/9.5 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Flash fired: …

 

Tulip that has seen better days

Tulip that has seen better days

Shot on 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: 165mm ISO: 100 Shutter …

 

Waiting for Spring

Waiting for Spring

Shot on ADOX CHS ART 100 film at EI 200, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 hours, 5 inversions after 1 hour. Aperture: ƒ/9.5 Camera: …

 

Fresh garlic #2

Fresh garlic #2

Shot on Foma Fomapan 100 film @ EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 10 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/45 Camera: Cambo …

 

Fresh garlic #1

Fresh garlic #1

Shot on Foma Fomapan 100 film @ EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 10 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/45 Camera: Cambo …

 

Iris, shadow and light

Iris, shadow and light

Shot on my Large Format camera. I’m now getting a little bit the hang of it: I corrected for the bellow extension which meant two …

 

The flowers as withered as 2015 is today

The flowers as withered as 2015 is today

Make the most of New Year’s Eve, I know I will! Shot on ADOX CHS ART 100 at EI 200, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 …

 

August 3rd is always special

August 3rd is always special

Shot on ADOX CHS ART 100 film and stand developed, I’m glad that its replacement ADOX CHS 100 II film is now available on all …

 

The last of the roses

The last of the roses

Foma Fomapan 100 at EI 100, stand-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 …

 

The last of the tulips

The last of the tulips

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: 165mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please …

 

Rose hip flower, close up

Rose hip flower, close up

Kodak TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 50mm ISO: 400 Shutter …

 

August 3

August 3

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: 200mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please …

 

Let It Be Forgotten

Let It Be Forgotten

Let it be forgotten, as a flower is forgotten, Forgotten as a fire that once was singing gold, Let it be forgotten for ever and ever, Time is …

 

Everything ends

Everything ends

A tulip having moved to a state of lower entropy. ADOX CHS ART 100 at EI 200, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 …

 

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 …

 

Experimenting with my flash unit

Experimenting with my flash unit

Hope you didn’t fall for any April Fool jokes. Foma Fomapan 100 at EI 100, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 hours Aperture: ƒ/8 Camera: PENTAX …

 

Roses are light grey, violets are dark grey

Roses are light grey, violets are dark grey

Roses are light grey, violets are dark grey, I’m trying to shoot a photo here, and you’re in the way. Foma Fomapan 100 at EI 100, developed in APH …

 

Where Have All the Flowers Gone?

Where Have All the Flowers Gone?

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: 165mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please …

 

Tell me, is the rose naked

Tell me, is the rose naked

Tell me, is the rose naked Or is that her only dress? — Pablo Neruda ADOX CHS 100 ART 100 at EI 100, developed in APH 09 dilution …

 

Negative space

Negative space

Maybe my definition of ‘Ma‘ and ‘Mu’ is a bit unorthodox, but I find it starts when the space around the subject starts to demand …

 

Hay fever factories

Hay fever factories

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: 165mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please …

 

Stand developed rose #1

Stand developed rose #1

Shot with my “new” S-M-C Macro Takumar 6X7 135mm f/4 lens. Foma Fomapan 100 at EI 100, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 hours Aperture: …

 

for my love

for my love

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: 165mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please …

 

Tulip close up

Tulip close up

Extension tubes: the cheapest yet the most underrated of all camera equipment. For the details of the shoot, see here. Aperture: ƒ/8 Camera: PENTAX 67II Flash fired: yes Focal length: …

 

Tulips on Fomapan 100, stand developed

Tulips on Fomapan 100, stand developed

The first photos of 2014. Foma Fomapan 100 at EI 100, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 hours Aperture: ƒ/11 Camera: PENTAX 67II Flash fired: yes Focal …

 

Tulip on Fomapan 100, stand developed

Tulip on Fomapan 100, stand developed

The first photos of 2014. Foma Fomapan 100 at EI 100, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 hours, used extension tube 3 Aperture: ƒ/8 Camera: …

 

Christmas blues

Christmas blues

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 …

 

You only lose what you cling to

You only lose what you cling to

ADOX CHS ART 100 at EI 200, developed in APH 09 dilution 1:167 for 2 hours. Aperture: ƒ/9.5 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Flash fired: yes ISO: 200 Shutter speed: 1/45s Please follow …

 

Rejected tulips #5

Rejected tulips #5

Aperture: ƒ/6.7 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Flash fired: yes ISO: 200 Shutter speed: 1/45s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/rejected-tulips-5/”, title: “Rejected tulips #5” } …

 

Rejected tulips #4

Rejected tulips #4

Aperture: ƒ/9.5 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Flash fired: yes ISO: 200 Shutter speed: 1/45s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/rejected-tulips-4/”, title: “Rejected tulips #4” } …