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ausgebranntes Auto / burned out car

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Vor einigen Wochen machte ich eine Fahrradtour entlang des Xindian-Flusses in Taipei und sah unter einer Brücke dieses ausgebrannte Auto stehen. 531 more words


Thrifty Finds.

For the past few days, it has been a rainy mess outside. I am one of those weird people who loves rainy days, but I still need to get out and do something instead of sitting on my ass all day. 98 more words

Shootout: bokeh - circles of light

Collection of samples with light circles in bokeh.

This test is not enough to understand the differences in bokeh between different lenses. But some examples can be useful. 409 more words


19 - Forest scene

I like these sort of low-key forest scenes with the soft light in the shadows. It’s like there is something moving in the corner of your eye but when you turn to look it’s already gone. 14 more words


The last film

I have revealed a film scroll, the last one I took 5 years ago, with a Minolta X-700.
These photos are from a forest into the city. 46 more words


High Tech Photography Considerations

My time here in Cripple Creek has led me to reevaluate some fundamental rules I have used to get good images since my early film days with my manual focus… 620 more words



The above photo isn’t very crisp, it doesn’t have a sharp vivid look to it. It almost appears grainy and a little blurry. It’s obvious it’s not digital, its film and an old film camera a Minolta that I picked up years ago at an antique store for 75 dollars filters, a flash and extra lens included. 376 more words