Last roll from 2013

Yet another quick post with little written content but with a bunch of random snapshot images. This is what I end up with, when I carry the same roll of film over weeks and only occasionally have a chance to shoot.  I am basically on…

Kiev 4 + Ilford HP5, Taken with Canon 450D, Canon 50mm 1.8II

Kiev 4 + Ilford HP5

If you followed the Camerajunky Facebook page you may have already read about my planned reunion with my beloved Kiev 4 camera after a longer period in which it was hidden in a box.  I really felt that I needed to use it again, and…

Bring your giant medium format camera to work

A photographer is never really putting down his camera, no matter what crazy thing she or he is doing for living or filling the days with. Since we are not living in an ideal world, most of us has to face with limitation of time…

My Analog-Digital workflow

My workflow Every photographer has a unique way of doing things from planning via developing of images until some form of archiving. Everyone has habits and a general way around the basic principles of photography. Some may have rather simple workflow like casually shooting on…

Portraits at Limoncello

Limoncello Delicatesse is a small Italian shop downtown Szentendre (Hungary) named after a lemon flavored liqueur for some reason. They sell  really good coffee, ice-cream and a wide sort of premium Italian grocery. I visit the place quite frequently because of the truly remarkable coffee they make which is quite…

Roll diary

Introduction Being a camera addict I usually carry around at least 2-3 cameras of different kinds. Most of the time I have my actual favorite film camera in my bag plus a small compact for measuring the light. This set is mixed up with my…

Portraits round 1

Portraiture Portraiture is a very exciting branch of photography probably because of it’s subject. It is indeed a very ancient and natural thing to depict our fellowman. Therefore enormous amount of portraits has been created over the history and especially nowadays. Most likely this is…

Walk into the frame!

Just walk into the frame! This is what I often say when I spot a nice scene, but would love to have a person in the picture. Usually this gives the extra push to a photo to be an interesting one, as a nice background…

Kiev-4

The Kiev-4 -according to my opinion- is an extremely outstanding camera. It has a fascinating history, an extraordinary construction, a very attractive outfit and on top of all  these it is still a very capable performer if you don’t mind to shoot in full manual….

Rotten time-capsule

  Last weekend I have found some forgotten rolls in a basement we rent and used to be a kind of fallout shelter under a Soviet type block house. Even though it was intended to be shelter at the time of bombing the place was…