Since I started shooting film last year I've enjoyed the grain from classic film such as Kodak Tri-X and Ilford HP5+. However, over the past few months I've been pretty obsessed by the beauty of Fujifilm Neopan 100 Acros. Such a smooth, silky look to that film. Rich blacks and smooth highlights - … [Read more...] about Embracing the Grain
Vegas Noir - that term comes from a Facebook comment by one of my friends and wonderful photographer, Anthony Pond. Anthony was referring to the style of night shots I've been producing a lot. These shots usually show moody, high contrast scenes from the downtown Vegas area; often featuring the neon … [Read more...] about Vegas Noir & Am I Photographer Of the Time?
Hi Everyone, I hope your month of June was a good one. I had a fun month, photographically speaking. However, it is getting too hot, too soon this year. At least that’s the way it feels. Even if I wait until the sun goes down to go out to shoot, it might still be 100°F. Okay, enough complaining. … [Read more...] about Emulsion – June 2017
It’s been a year since I’ve been shooting with film and I wanted to share my thoughts on the whole film experience. Hopefully you’ll find this helpful/useful if you’re thinking about doing some film photography. Fim photographers I referenced in the video: (depending on where you work or your … [Read more...] about Film Photography: My Thoughts After Shooting Film for a Year
The May issue of Emulsion is available for download from minor11.com. As with all the issues, this issue features ten of my favorite photographs taken during the month of May, 2017. This publication is free so please download, enjoy and share. May 2017 See all other issues available for … [Read more...] about Emulsion – May 2017
The April issue of Emulsion is available for download from minor11.com. As with all the issues, this issue features ten of my favorite photographs taken during the month of April, 2017. This publication is free so please download, enjoy and share. April 2017 See all other issues available for … [Read more...] about Emulsion – April 2017
Emulsion is a free monthly digital publication that will be coming out at the end of each month here on minor11.com. As anyone who has followed me this year, you know how obsessed I've been with film photography, so each issue will feature ten photographs that I've select from all the photos I've … [Read more...] about Welcome to Emulsion, a New Free Digital Zine
One of the benefits of living in Las Vegas is that within less than an hour's drive you can be in a photographically rich location that can make you feel like you're in the middle of nowhere. It's a beautiful desert countryside with unique shapes and plant life and if you have a camera with you, … [Read more...] about Good to Change Things Up a Bit