Tag: frenchtown

Winter Morning Walk in Frenchtown

19 December, 2021 | Minolta XD-11 | MD ROKKOR-X 50mm F1.7 | Kodak Professional Portra 800

Last year, after reading Tobias Mann's review of Kodak Portra 800 I bought a roll with the intention of exposing it as soon as possible. But I set aside the roll in a cool box and forgot about it until December. I had promised Bhavna a trip into Frenchtown to see the way the shop…

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Memories of Dad

Bob Marley | 19 December, 2021 | Minolta XD-11 | MD ROKKOR-X 50mm F1.7 | Kodak Professional Portra 800

I woke up this morning thinking about Dad. I miss all those moments we spent listening to records. The inner sleeve is on the couch. I sit and read the jacket. Dad cleans the record surface and stylus while the pre-amp and tube amp warm up. The polished vinyl gently drops onto the platter. The…

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Grey Skies

1761 Brearley House | 18 December, 2021 | FujiFilm X-T3 | XF16-55mmF2.8 R LM WR

Monday This morning I looked through my Adobe Lightroom catalogue for inspiration. I wanted to revisit some of the places I had photo walked in the winter of past years. I stayed close to home in 2020, afraid to go out. By the end of 2020, I had conditioned my mind to disappointment. Compared to…

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