In my from-time-to-time-mini-series about camera variants of ‘The Beauty and the Beast’, this time I made a coffee break on a hot summer day in my Homeland and put two wonderful cameras side by side. A Voigtländer Bessa R, armed with a Voigtländer Color-Skopar 2.5/35mm lens and a Fuji X100s with its fixed lens, the Fujinon Super EBC 2/23mm.… Read the rest
Mid 2017 we made a two week trip through Ireland. Motivated by Jim Grey from Down the Road who made several wonderful posts about his journey in 2016, I tried to get hands on an old analog Nikon F‑301 camera with a 35mm lens attached. I packed five rolls of Agfa Vista 400 to feed the Nikon and … Read the rest
In summer 2017 we chartered a boat, a 24m long tjalk, to sail the IJsselmeer and Markermeer for a week. The Vrouw Dina — that’s the boat’s name — was commanded by two skippers — Simi and Daniel — and we acted as their amateurish part time crew.
I choose my old Yashica T5 to come with me … loaded with … Read the rest