Tag: Mamiya RB67

February 20, 2016 / Photography

Netham weir is a place I’ve been to regularly before. The water level is very variable due to the tidal Avon and often you can’t see the weir at all.…

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February 19, 2016 / Photography

Still life photography isn’t usually a field I dabble in. You might think it would be easy, but it’s actually quite hard to make an arrangement that looks good. I’m…

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July 14, 2015 / Photography

These panoramas were taken with a medium format film camera (a Mamiya RB67) loaded with 35mm film. I’ve taken panoramas in this way before, but this time I used a…

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April 7, 2015 / Photography

Yesterday I went for a stroll around Prior Park and the Bath Skyline walk. Well, it wasn’t so much a stroll as a hike, since I was carrying about 12kg of…

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February 10, 2014 / Photography

This weekend I achieved quite a few firsts in the field of film photography. Here are the headlines: First attempt at pulling film to control contrast I shot some Ilford…

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July 2, 2013 / Photography

On Sunday I had a strong desire to head out into Somerset and photograph some more churches and other old structures. I always enjoy photographing buildings in rural settings and…

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February 16, 2013 / Photography

Last weekend we visited our friends Fraser (my best man to-be) and his partner Suzie at their new flat. Fraser specifically asked me to bring some camera and lighting equipment…

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September 20, 2012 / Photography

For ages I’ve had the idea of producing a themed set of three black & white prints to display on the wall on my stairs at home. This evening I…

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September 7, 2012 / Photography

I just developed another film from my trusty Mamiya RB67. These pictures are from “here and there”, not too far from Bristol. The garden wall is in my own garden.…

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August 14, 2012 / Photography

I decided to take a close-up picture of a rose. I wanted to challenge myself, so I took the picture on my Mamiya RB67, which has no metering, no electronics,…

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