Archive for December, 2009

All photographs taken using a Holga 120CFN.  The Osaka photographs were taken using Kodak TMX400, while the Nagoya shots were taken with Fujifilm Neopan 400. Keys to the city: 1) This is a shot of a giant, golden, replica of Billiken being used for advertising purposes in the Shinsekai area of Osaka near Tsutenkaku Tower. […]


the tanuki zone

13Dec09

The tanuki (狸) is an indigenous Japanese mammal that is sometimes referred to in English as a “badger” or a “raccoon dog.”  Since the tanuki doesn’t actually resemble either closely, I think it’s best to stick to the local nomenclature.  Tanuki have been a part of Japanese folklore since ancient times and are one of […]


Photo information, by order of appearance, including camera, lens, and film type: 1) Voigtlander Bessa-L, 15mm Heliar, uncertain film type. 2) LOMO LC-A+, Fujifilm Superia 400. 3) LOMO LC-A+, Kodak 400UC. 4) Voigtlander Bessa R2A, 35mm Ultron, Fujifilm Natura 1600. 5) Voigtlander Bessa-L, 15mm Heliar, Fujifilm Natura 1600.


Photo information, by order of appearance, including camera, lens, and film type: 1) Voigtlander Bessa-L, 15mm Heliar, Fujifilm Natura 1600. 2) LOMO LC-A+, Fujifilm Natura 1600. 3) Voigtlander Bessa-L, 15mm Heliar, Fujifilm Natura 1600. 4) Voigtlander Bessa-L, 15mm Heliar, uncertain film type. 5) Voigtlander Bessa-T, 50mm Nokton, Fujifilm Natura 1600.


Photo information, by order of appearance, including camera, lens, and film type: 1) Voigtlander Bessa-T, 50mm Nokton, Kodak 400 Gold. 2) Voigtlander Bessa-T, 50mm Nokton, Fujifilm Natura 1600. 3) LOMO LC-A+, Fujifilm Natura 1600. 4) Voigtlander Bessa-L, 25mm Snapshot-Skopar, Fujifilm Natura 1600. 5) LOMO LC-A+, Fujifilm Natura 1600.