Posts Tagged ‘Voigtlander Bessa R2A’

top ten

02Feb16

These are the ten most viewed photos from my Flickr page. For whatever reason, these shots have gleaned a hugely disproportionate amount of views compared to everything else I’ve thrown up since I started posting photos on Flickr. Counting down from one to ten, here’s what’s spread out on the sampler plate: 1) When I […]


the Shouryoue

08Mar14

The Shouryoue (聖霊会) is held every year on the 22nd of April to commemorate the death of Shotoku Taishi (聖徳太子), a semi-legendary imperial regent credited with facilitating the spread of Buddhism and founding Shitennoji temple (四天王寺) in Osaka and Horyuji temple (法隆寺) in present day Nara.  This commemorative ceremony, which is over a thousand years […]


Photo data, from the top. 1) Dada shows up for a part-time job advertising for a pachinko parlor.  (Voigtlander Bessa-L, 15mm Heliar, Fuji 400 Superia) 2) Seafood restaurant in the Tenjinbashi-suji Shotengai. (Voigtlander Bessa-L, 15mm Heliar, Fuji 400 Superia) 3) Whity shopping town in Umeda. (Voigtlander Bessa-L, 15mm Heliar, Fuji 400 Superia) 4) Gyoza restaurant […]


The plum blossoms are at full strength, the white magnolia in my backyard is covered with so many blossoms that it looks like a performing waiter balancing a thousand ceramic cups on a thousand arms like some kind of woodland Shiva, and the songbirds have returned to scope out all the good early nesting opportunities.  […]


Many of my favorite photographs are the result of accidental openings of the shutter, miscued snappings, bizarrely disfigured exposure times, and unexpected slips in the winding mechanism.  My back catalog is full of mistakes like these, which were especially rampant when my primary camera was a LOMO LC-A.  These photographs are like dreams that have […]


Photo information, by order of appearance, including camera, lens, and film type: 1) Voigtlander Bessa-T, 50mm Nokton, Fuji Reala 100. 2) Voigtlander Bessa R2A, 35mm Ultron, Kodak Gold 100. 3) Fujifilm FinePix F601 Zoom. 4) Fujifilm FinePix Z1. 5) Voigtlander Bessa-T, 50mm Nokton, uncertain film.


octopus theater

21Oct10

Photo information, by order of appearance, including camera, lens, and film type: 1) Voigtlander Bessa-T, 50mm Nokton, uncertain film type. 2) Voigtlander Bessa R2A, 35mm Ultron, Fuji Natura 1600. 3) Ricoh GRD2, digital square. 4) Voigtlander Bessa R2A, 35mm Ultron, Kodak 400 Ultra Color. 5) Voigtlander Bessa R2A, 35mm Ultron, Kodak 400 Ultra Color.



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