Pinhole Day

Pinhole Day is only two days away! Well, technically, it’s three days away, but since the last Sunday of April this year is also Easter Sunday, they will accept pinhole photos taken between April 23 and May 1. You don’t get three days a week to come up with a pinhole photo to submit to…… Continue reading Pinhole Day

Developing B&W film with Tea

UPDATE: I posted my very own tea developer recipe here! After searching the web for information on tea-based film developer and not finding much, except for this rather inspiring forum thread, I decided to just bite the bullet and make my own tea developer based on what little information I had. I didn’t have black…… Continue reading Developing B&W film with Tea

East Meet West

I think I’m going to have to use different kinds of ND filter on my Polaroid SX-70 for different situations, i.e. ND2 for indoor and ND3 for outdoor because using ND3 indoor makes for some underexposed Polaroid shots. Thank the Flying Spaghetti Monster for free filter samplers. If you ever need some ND filters for…… Continue reading East Meet West

Bad Camouflage

I started scanning the negative of the pictures I took this past weekend with the Hasselblad but I have a sore throat, which never fails to make me feel miserable, and I don’t think I could do it. I’ll have to remember to make sure that the battery in my digital light meter is not…… Continue reading Bad Camouflage


The Grain Exchange building was what you would’ve seen if you looked out of our hotel room window in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Canadians don’t call Winnipeg Winterpeg for nothing. It was seriously cold there, except for the first full day we had, which was nice and warm at -1°C. Sadly, the temperatures only went down from…… Continue reading Inside/Outside

WTCD 2006 Prize Winners

A gallery of prize-winning photos from World Toy Camera Day 2006 includes one taken by yours truly. Woot! That made my day.


I’m kind of hoping to get a scanner with medium format film scanning capability for my birthday, which is only a month and a week away *hint, hint*. If I did get the scanner, I’d be able to do my own black and white film processing myself, which should save us some money. I’d also…… Continue reading Photogeekery