Well, I actually looked at my journal recently and realised it has been over a year since I last posted. :(
Something came up that is well worth posting about, SoFoBoMo!
From the site:
Novelists have NaNoWriMo - the National Novel Writing Month, during which hundreds of thousands of novelists and folks who want to be novelists (even just for a month) write a novel, start to finish, in one month.
Musicians have NaSoAlMo - the National Solo Album Month, during which a large bunch of musicians write, perform, and record the music for a solo album.
And now I'm pleased to announce the first ever SoFoBoMo - Solo Photo Book Month, for photograp
So often I've heard that digital cameras, at least DSLRs, are too expensive; and that "film" (I assume they mean 35mm here) is much cheaper.
Well that is such bullshit! The Voigtlander Vito CL I bought online a few weeks back was definitely cheap. Though older than me, it had been unused in its box its entire life, so was essentially brand new. It cost less than all but the cheapest of digital point and shoots and seemed like an amazingly good deal.
Now several weeks later the cost of the film we've bought, as well as the processing, has surpassed the actual cost of the camera. The dark room equipment I rescued from my fathers garage will k
Been a hectic few weeks, but the end is only a few days away now. :)
I'm hoping to get an old film rangefinder soon, though I am going to have to browse some forums first to try figure out what I should get. A Leica would be nice, but even the old ones are way too expensive for me right now. Anyway, once that is purchased I hope to get myself a film scanner, and then you will see a ton of bad B&W photography here! ;)
Anyway for now, check out some of my latest favourites!