Posts Tagged ‘Film Photography’

July 26, 2014 · by Shannon · Film Photography, Holga
end of the road

Images in color – all photos taken with Holga 120N and Portra film     Normally I don’t post digital work here, but one of my favorite photos came about when I only had my digital SLR on me.      

July 4, 2014 · by Shannon · Film Photography, Medium Format

I recently spent a few weeks in Europe, taking both digital and analog cameras with me.  It’s not the first time I’ve traveled with both, but the first time I really was aware of my approach to using either one.  With digital I found myself very stream of consciousness – shooting without necessarily thinking.  When…

January 2, 2014 · by Shannon · Film Photography

Social media often gets a bad rap as a necessary evil, but thanks – specifically to Twitter – I have discovered a global film photography community I couldn’t have engaged with otherwise.  Not sure how I stumbled upon this group of film fanatics, the Film Shooters Collective, but between Tumblr and FB we came together…

December 4, 2012 · by Shannon · Film Photography, Holga, Seattle

Wandering around my neighborhood the past few months.  Camera: Holga 120N, Film: Ilford HP5              

June 27, 2011 · by Shannon · Film Photography

Downtown Oakland – Part 1: Street Art Edition A few weeks ago I joined a great group of people for a walk through downtown Oakland in search of inspiring subject matter.  The overcast day meant some very gray light, but it didn’t ruin anyone’s enthusiasm…and the rain held off.  Thanks to Valerie for leading the…

February 10, 2011 · by Shannon · Film Photography

I started this blog as a forum for and about film photography – and will continue to do so – but this week I have been thinking quite a bit about purchasing a digital SLR.  The fact is, if you want to do commercial work you have to have a digital SLR…though if you ask…

January 31, 2011 · by Shannon · Film Photography, Holga

The last of my Mexico photos.  All Holga 120, All Ilford HP5:

August 28, 2010 · by Shannon · Night Photography

I haven’t had the time lately to go out and shoot new work – so much for keeping up with The August Break folks.  I’m also having one of those ‘crises’ that any creative soul has from time to time where I’m looking at my photos with a totally subjective eye and thinking: Do I…