kodak portra

My New Baby: George

August 27, 2013 Film, My Life

So my husband’s uncle is an amazing photographer, like truly amazing(website | facebook). He took our wedding pictures and has taken images at various stages in our marriage that I just absolutely treasure. He’s been in the business for a while so he knows film very well… so well that he loaned me one of his beautiful film cameras. I call him George and he’s a Hasselblad. As you can see by the image, this is one bad boy camera!Read More

White Sands On Film

August 27, 2013 Film, My Life

On Memorial Day my hubby and daughter and I went to White Sands National Monument. I brought the Rolleiflex with me and snapped some shots on Portra 160. I love the range film has in terms of light because that sky was amazing and I’m so happy it wasn’t blown out in the pictures I took! Rolleiflex Model MX, Portra 160, Processed by The Darkroom, Scanned by me

Helen, GA on film

August 27, 2013 Film, Fine Art, My Life

I recently was able to travel back to visit my husband’s family in the North Georgia Mountains. I brought my Rolleiflex with me and a few rolls of Portra 160. Here are a few of the images I captured from there! The small waterfall is from Nora Mill!

Film Inspired Blog Circle: Episode 1

January 31, 2013 Film

I am super excited to be taking part in a blog circle from my favorite corner of the internet, the Light Inspired forum, with a ton of other talented photographers! But what I love about this particular circle is that it’s all about film photography! I am so happy so many women on the forum are pursuing this because it led me to ask my mom for her old Nikon FM camera! Attached is a beautiful 50mm 1.4 lens thatRead More

Playing With Film:The First Rolls

January 24, 2013 Film

My mom sent me her Nikon FM shortly before Christmas. Oh was I antsy to get my hands on some film! So I used rolls from loong long ago. The scans from those rolls weren’t bad but it was very much a beginners roll. :o) These are scans from my first non-expired rolls of Portra 400. So at this point I’m discovering the unique features of this camera. My sister also sent her Canon film camera to me so I’mRead More