Tag: Sunny 16

Sunny 16

Monstera deliciosa | Saturday 19 September, 2020 | Day 181 | FujiFilm X-T2 | XF16-55mmF2.8 R LM WR f/8.0 | ISO 12800 |

The Sunny 16 rule may seem old fashioned in the modern age of auto-everything-what-you-see-is-what-you-get digital cameras. But if your photographic tool of choice is a legacy film camera, many of which either didn't have light meters or had first-generation light meters that were sometimes inaccurate, the Sunny f/16 rule can you estimate which camera settings to use for a balanced exposure.

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

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

This roll of film is the second roll of Ilford HP5 Plus 400 that I developed with The Darkroom. This roll was shot on my Asahi Optical Co. Pentax Spotmatic II and Asahi Optical Co. SMC Takumar 55mm f/2 lens.

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