Category: Color

The Old and Newish Continued

I am continuing to have fun with the combination of my close to six decades old Helios lens and my only a few years old Sony A7ii digital body. This image is from the Beaches this past Sunday. I managed to capture some of the background swirl this lens is known for.

Sony A7ii, 58/f2 Helios 44 lens

A Wash of Colour

It has been a while; let’s just say the summer has been challenging, and some things have suffered as a result, like my photo blog. I will try to do better.

I was out this afternoon with a lens I have not used in a while: my Lensbaby Sweet35. I love its primitive characteristics, and the way colour seems to wash through the image.

Sony A7ii, Lensbaby Sweet Optic

Loving the Swirl

I was in the Beaches again this past weekend, and my lens of choice was my 58mm/f2 Helios 44/2. I love the overall look and swirl of this lens when used wide open!

Blue Skies

There is something about blue skies when shot using a slide film. These two images were shot by the water in the west end of Toronto using Kodak Ektachrome E100 slide film, in my Hasselblad 500CM.

In Stereo

I am having fun with my Revere Stereo 33 camera (replacing a Stereo Realist that has major issues) ! These are a couple my first colour stereo pair images (with Fuji C-41 colour negative film), taken in Guildwood Park recently. To view them properly I … Continue reading In Stereo