Tag: year: 2013

Busy Shibuya JR station, Tokyo

Busy Shibuya JR station, Tokyo

Aperture: ƒ/5.6 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 18mm ISO: 400 Shutter speed: 1/6s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/busy-shibuya-jr-station-tokyo/”, title: “Busy Shibuya JR …

 

Nara: Tōdai-ji from the gate

Nara: Tōdai-ji from the gate

Ilford HP5+ at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for10:00 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 …

 

Ojizō-sama statues on Velvia 50

Ojizō-sama statues on Velvia 50

During the Chichibu pilgrimage that I walked, recommended when you want to see the real Japan! Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 50 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config …

 

Floating torii at Miyajima and the mountain

Floating torii at Miyajima and the mountain

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 …

 

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: …

 

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 …

 

Kawagoe Festival, a scary samurai

Kawagoe Festival, a scary samurai

Shot on KODAK Portra 400 Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/kawagoe-festival-scary-samurai/”, title: “Kawagoe Festival, a scary samurai” } …

 

Kawagoe Festival, happy to pose

Kawagoe Festival, happy to pose

Shot on KODAK Portra 400 Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/kawagoe-festival-happy-pose/”, title: “Kawagoe Festival, happy to pose” } …

 

Kawagoe Festival, a matsuri float

Kawagoe Festival, a matsuri float

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Kawagoe Festival, the white fox dance

Kawagoe Festival, the white fox dance

Shot on KODAK Portra 400; more than worth a visit! Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/kawagoe-festival-white-fox-dance/”, title: “Kawagoe …

 

Yakushi, for anything that ails you

Yakushi, for anything that ails you

Often you see visitors massaging the smoke of the incense at the entrance to Buddhist temples onto their body, but rubbing this slightly scary looking …

 

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: …

 

Detail of an umbrella

Detail of an umbrella

Shot on Fujichrome Velvia 50 Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 50 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/detail-of-an-umbrella/”, title: “Detail of an umbrella” } …

 

Lonely tulip

Lonely tulip

Shot on 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: …

 

Temple 32, Hosho-ji, Chichibu

Temple 32, Hosho-ji, Chichibu

One of the most impressive temples of the Chichibu 34 Kannon Temple Pilgrimage is Temple 32, Hosho-ji. The much photographed Kannon hall is located next …

 

OLUOLU bar in Tokyo

OLUOLU bar in Tokyo

One of those seedy but fun bars in the areas tourist usually don’t go. Shot on KODAK T-MAX 400 at EI 1600, developed in HC-110 …

 

Post processed: Luxembourg bar

Post processed: Luxembourg bar

Just because everybody is on vacation, a series of post-processed monstrosities. Aperture: ƒ/4.5 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 16mm ISO: 3200 Shutter speed: 1/15s Please follow and like us:0 …

 

Post processed: Luxembourg Grund

Post processed: Luxembourg Grund

Just because everybody is on vacation, a series of post-processed monstrosities. 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 …

 

Post processed: Belval bank

Post processed: Belval bank

Just because everybody is on vacation, a series of post-processed monstrosities. Aperture: ƒ/22 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 10mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 15s Please follow and like us:0 …

 

Post processed: sunflower

Post processed: sunflower

Just because everybody is on vacation, a series of post-processed monstrosities. Aperture: ƒ/7.1 Camera: PENTAX *ist DS Flash fired: no Focal length: 43mm ISO: 400 Shutter speed: 1/1600s Please follow and like …

 

Post processed: Belval car festival

Post processed: Belval car festival

Just because everybody is on vacation, a series of post-processed monstrosities. Aperture: ƒ/5.6 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 68mm ISO: 400 Shutter speed: 1/1000s Please follow and like us:0 …

 

Belval, 3 years ago

Belval, 3 years ago

The construction is now mostly completed, shot on Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in APH 09 1+40 for 17 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every …

 

In front of the watermill

In front of the watermill

With my Dad. Shot on 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: …

 

@ the Kanda bookmarket, Tokyo

@ the Kanda bookmarket, Tokyo

Shot on Kodak T-MAX 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 8:30 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds; I never really …

 

Between the temples, Nara

Between the temples, Nara

Nara Park, with the Todaiji Nigatsudo temple in the background. Shot on Kodak T-MAX 400 at EI 1600, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 7:30 …

 

Ojizō-sama statue at Taiyo-ji Temple

Ojizō-sama statue at Taiyo-ji Temple

Quite the cute one! At lovely Taiyo-ji temple. Shot on Kodak Portra 400 film. Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/ojizo-sama-statue-taiyo-ji-temple/”, title: …

 

Towards Temple #22 of the Chichibu pilgrimage

Towards Temple #22 of the Chichibu pilgrimage

While walking the amazing and very recommended 34 Kannon Temple Pilgrimage in Chichibu in Japan. Note Mt. Buko in the background, always towering over Chichibu …

 

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: …

 

Bridge over the Arakawa River, Chichibu

Bridge over the Arakawa River, Chichibu

I spot metered off the bridge pillar and locked the exposure to prevent overexposure and blowing out all details in the structure. Shot on Fujichrome …

 

Outdoor bookmarket in Kanda, Tokyo

Outdoor bookmarket in Kanda, Tokyo

Kanda Jimbocho book market is held a few times a year outside, Kanda really is the second hand book district, but at the time of …