Friday

I’ve put this in Family History. It’s just not my family history! Will you be watching? I’ll be up with tea and toast early in the morning firing up my YouTube stream and getting out the bunting! Continue reading “Friday”

SF to Paris in two minutes

From YouTube – author ‘nbolt’, see this and other videos here.

Best viewed full screen, and in HD (up to 720p).
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8j36Erxd5rc?hd=1
Most enjoyable. This is a combined series of pictures taken with a Canon 5D Mark II and 16-35mm zoom.

Japanese Tea Garden, Golden Gate Park

Black and White Photograph of people on a bench in Golden Gate Park

I have been trying out Ilford Delta Pro 100 as a candidate for my default everyday B&W film. I already like Ilford Delta Pro 400 for something slightly faster.

And so far I’m liking it. The contrast seems just about right on well exposed negatives and the mid-tones seem to carry a lot of detail.

So I will probably use this from now one and retire my use of the old standards FP4 Plus and perhaps also Pan F.

Via Flickr:
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(Ilford Delta Pro 100, 1/30s f/5.6 Contax 645 with 80mm f/2.0