film shots from 16 november 2012
not very long ago, while it feels like forever, we spent some time at our magical spot in salem, the salem willows. i took lots of digital shots and a few polaroids with my sx-70. i also used my hasselblad 500 c/m–the camera i adore and i am somewhat in awe of (yes i am really ending a sentence with a preposition).
i know i never thought that i would ever own such a great beauty as this camera–just holding her is almost enough–almost. i know she is content to let me fuss and dance around her, she is patient and she knows that sooner or later i will fall into a rhythm and i will know that i am able to work WITH her. that is her plan. her only goal is to be used in a loving, respectful and fun way and she means for me to know that and to r.e.l.a.x. and she has time, lots of time.
i am sitting here thinking of her and of the sea and its special smells and sounds and awesomeness and i am glad to be alive.
oh yes and a few shots from Honor my hassy:
another one of that sweet little house:
all shots taken with my hasselblad 500 c/m, 150mm f4. lens, ektar 100 film.
I got back some film and I had more shots from Tendercrop Farm in Newbury. The film is from my Hasselblad, Honor–we are getting more comfortable with one another. I have lots to learn but I am enjoying it all–even my mistakes look better in film!! Ah film!!