Saturday, March 28, 2015

Saturdays Online: No More TLR's

Now that Rollei is closing up shop, there will be no more TLR Cameras:



Some may ask why this matters, but we have experienced a striking loss of diversity in creative camera options.  Nowadays, everyone uses very similar cameras, with similar results.  A lot of "SAMENESS" going around.

Well, I've got mine, and if you are interested in exploring this camera type you'd better get yours soon.  Uses 120 film which is still readily available.  And I'm certainly keeping the Logo!

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Midweek Meditation

Ooops,  I'm a bit late today with my post.  So I'm breaking ranks and reposting an old favorite from Winchester Cathedral:


Saturday, March 21, 2015

Saturdays Online: Photographing the Oldest Trees

Some of the Oldest Trees in the World: Bristlecone Pine, White Mountains, California



Beth Moon has travelled the world photographing our oldest living Trees.  I grew up with an estimated 300 year old oak in my back yard, and it taught me to appreciate beautiful old trees.

Check out more of Beth Moon's Photography.  And please do what you can to preserve old growth forests.