I've posted up

"20 Years Ago and 10 Years After 'The Wall'"

on my Write.As blog . i-davis.co.uk/ if you'd care to take a look/have a read.
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@veer66 I wrote an Android app called FediPhoto to quickly post photos to the Fediverse. I use it while I'm cycling. You ca add text, hashtags, and a map URL from OSM or Gmaps for your posts ahead of time. It is in the Play store and F-Droid. I need to update the app making OSM the default mapping URL. Currently the default is Google but you can change that.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.fediphoto

https://f-droid.org/en/packages/com.fediphoto/
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London Eye reflecting in the pond in St James Park.

Taken with my Nikon D3100 digital SLR, 4 second shutter, and using the bridge as a tripod.

This is unedited straight from the camera. Once I saw the reflection in the water I had to try and get a shot.

This was Bristol Camera's shop in Bristol, UK. They have moved into the upstairs floor only of the adjacent building on the left. A Bakers has been and gone from the old photog shop since. The shop frontage still remains though.

The Temple of Temple Gate, Meads & Way etc.Bristol UK.
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This then is my black&white film developing lab. πŸ™„

I've done 2 x 35mm & 1 x 120 so far.

Quite fraught is developing film again, especially with limitations on facilities/space/access. A huge buzz though! πŸ“·πŸ‘πŸ˜Ž

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'Badly-Scratched_Negative-01'
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This image is taken from a negative of a film that was badly damaged in attempt to get it loaded on to an old developing tank spiral that had seen better days.

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I've just developed my first two 120 colour films with the Bellini C41 kit.

Water a little on the cool side at 32 deg, I had to top this up to 38 deg with water from the kettle.

Its a five stage process thats pretty intensive as you're doing it. Pre-Wash, Dev, Bleach, Fix, & Stabilise.

I have three more films to develop today. First two are hanging to dry and there are images, even looks like colour film should look. Once they're dry I'll scan & really see πŸ˜‰

#lhl #Photography #C41 #Lomo800

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Long time ago, I was around 16, I bought my first camera. An asahi pentax spotmatic with a super-Takumar 55mm 1.8 lens.
I was young and didn't know... didn't appreciate.
Fast forward (in more than one way) till today. I ran into an article singing praise of vintage lenses and the takumar 55mm. I have a converter m42 to a-mount so here's the result from two test-shots. very sharp and the colors give me a vintage feel..

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I specialise in performing arts, shooting live rehearsals for promotional purposes. This is a montage of 4 images shot during individual performances for a cabaret. Lightroom & Nik Efex Analog module.

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Temple outside of Kaohsiung, Taiwan from a few months back. I loved that country so much and look forward to going back one day. Normally I keep politics out of it, but I really hope they're able to keep their independence in the future. Seeing what's happening in Hong Kong makes me uneasy about the present and the future

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