Tag: 35mm Film Camera

Friday 8 May, 2020 | Day 47 | Asahi Pentax Spotmatic II | Asahi Optical Co. SMC Takumar 55mm f/2 | FPP RetroChrome 400 Color Reversal Film

Isolation Photo Project, Day 66: FPP RetroChrome 400 | Pentax Spotmatic II | SMC Takumar 55mm f/2

A few weeks ago, I shot 35 frames of Film Photography Project RetroChrome 400 35mm Colour Reversal Film with my Asahi Optical Co. Pentax Spotmatic II and SMC Takumar 55mm f/2 lens. I was anxious to see how the film performed and impatiently captured all the frames on a single day. The description from the…

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26 February, 2020 | Wall Street Ferry and Pier 11. South Street, Manhattan, New York City | Asahi Pentax Spotmatic II | Asahi Optical Co. SMC Takumar 55mm f/2 | ISO 400

Ilford HP5 Plus 400 | Pentax Spotmatic II | SMC Takumar 55mm F:2

UPDATE 13 April 2020: Hamish Gill of 35mmc suggested that I may have a faulty shutter. In March I had the camera CLA’d (Clean, Lube and Adjust) by Eric Hendrickson. Soon, I’ll shoot another roll of film to see the difference. This roll of film is the second roll of Ilford HP5 Plus 400 that…

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9 February, 2020 | Bhavna | Pentax P3 | Pentax-A SMC 50mm f/2 |

Ilford HP5 Plus 400 | Pentax P3 | SMC Pentax-A 50mm F:2

My Gen-Z kids think shooting film is stupid. I remember when my daughter was about 8 years old, my mom came to visit, and she brought with her a disposable film camera, which she quickly filled with images of her grandkids. When my daughter asked to see the photos, my mom explained that she had…

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