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My Favorite Cameras

When I was learning about photography, the established tradition was Ansel Adams, Edward Weston, Paul Strand and Minor White. They were the rule. Straight photography, exemplified by the Group f/64. 86 more words

Toy Cameras

Spend a Rainy Day with Michael Kirchoff: Flawed

Our rainy weather continues.  What better way to spend your time than visiting the galleries in the Flatbed Building? Including, of course, our Photo Méthode Gallery exhibit Michael Kirchoff: Flawed.

Pretty in pink and blue : Diana camera

It wasn’t a star during the decade it was produced, but the so-called Lomographic Movement has revived this dear plastic lady. More information here.

Film Photography

roll 37_ our Farmer's Market

My neighborhood hosts its own farmers market and the last one of the season was on September 11th. Doesn’t seem like an appropriate day for a celebration, but what our veterans, police and fire responders do every day allows us to celebrate and be free. 123 more words


Holga 60mm Lens for Canon DSLRs

I’ve been on a Holga kick lately with acquiring two Holga pinholes cameras. Holgas shoot 120 film and I’m getting set up to develop negatives and make prints, but that’s a ways off. 228 more words

Digital Photography

roll 31_ Oceanside

Portland has experienced record-breaking heat for most of the summer. I needed an escape so headed to my favorite Oregon beach, Oceanside.  Oceanside is a hidden gem just west of the town of Tillamook and south of the more famous Cannon Beach. 159 more words


Saturday in Portland , Part 2

It’s time to get out of town. I am not feeling inspired and my photography is suffering. Might be partly because I am still watching the World Cup. 110 more words

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