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P-SHARAN std35 pinhole camera: photos of Taiwan

June 16, 2009


I picked up one of these cameras at AKAR in Iowa City. It was left sitting on the shelf for a few months, waiting for a reason to allot 2+ hours for its assembly; Taiwan was found to be a suitable excuse. More technical details on pinhole photography can be found here. To see full […]

Michael Yamashita’s “Daisetsuzan”

September 4, 2008


I stumbled upon a really nice set of photos in Michael Yamashita’s “Daisetsuzan” in the August 2008 issue of National Geographic (pp. 92-108). I read here that he prefers Fuji Velvia (although this source is dated, so I don’t know if it’s still true). I don’t know if this article was shot on film or […]

Near Infrared photography

December 13, 2007


This image is located at and was uploaded by Dick Lyon, a great contributor to Wikipedia. See a higher resolution version of the image here. (Correction: this image was captured by: Seng P. Merrill and is distributed via the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.5 license. So…sorry about that, Seng.) Random, but luscious I’ve found some […]