Monthly Archives: September 2020

Experimenting

I attempted an emulsion lift on a Polaroid film for the first time a few days ago, and it proved difficult. I could not get the emulsion lift out of the water without it folding and ultimately getting damaged, so … Continue reading

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Gazanias yet again

I felt I must photograph them yet again, with a bee, as this may be a last opportunity.

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Fuchsias again

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White geraniums

These have been putting on a great show all through the summer, as they did last year. They survived the winder in the same outdoor location!

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Gazanias

They are still flowering, but definitely past their best. A Polaroid SX-70 photo, retaining the original format, even though it doesn’t suit this image. As you can see, my patio is much in need of cleaning.

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Confused rhododendron

I noticed the other day that there were a lot of buds on the rhododendrons, but I wasn’t expecting any to flower until next year, but one of the buds has actually opened.

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iPhone 6

Wonderful, the new Covid app can’t run on an iPhone 6. Those most at risk of Covid are older people, and they are the most likely not to have the latest phone! I don’t feel inclined to buy a new … Continue reading

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Something different

It may look like a lot of ‘film’, but actually it’s only 40 exposures, and there is a substantial discount for buying 5 packs. And the exposure control on the SX70 is not good, so about 50% of the images … Continue reading

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Ivy

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Seed head in the sun

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