Monthly Archives: May 2011

minnesota weekend

I was thinking of separating some of this content out and placing it in a personal family site but changed my mind. I love simple portraits and enjoy sharing. I hope you do too.

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Bella :: Kodak Tri-X

I can’t seem to get away from wanting to push Tri-x. When I load it in my camera I immediately want to shoot this stuff at 800 or 1600. I used to be of the mindset of wanting a flat “neutral” negative so that I can do all the post adjustments as I see fit...

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Roll of Clare :: Tri-X Strikes again!

I’m lazy. Especially when it comes to scanning negatives. The Epson V500 has “carriers” (not sure that’s the proper term) that you load your negatives in for scanning. It’s a sort of guide that allows your negatives to lay in the proper area and also gets them to sit a little flatter against the glass....

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Developing C41 Color :: Not my proudest moment

Please keep in mind the select few images I am sharing are for the purpose of reporting a process and not for critique. I shot quickly through a roll of Portra 400 (120) over Easter with the intent of developing it myself. I finally got the chemistry in on Friday last week and promptly mixed...

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