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Wet processing (Hasselblad 503CX + Planar C80mm )

Wet processing (Hasselblad 503CX + Planar C80mm )

In last weekend, enjoyed Wet Processing with film from Hasselblad 503CX + Planar C80mm. My cats at home, Gurepi & Kuropi and Mont-Blanc of Maeda Coffee appear.       Fuji B690 was used for enlarging with 6X6 format.
A happy new year from Kyoto

A happy new year from Kyoto

Hope your happiness in 2018.  
Shot my cats with Hasselblad 503CX

Shot my cats with Hasselblad 503CX

 Until now, my cats (Grepi & Kuropi) were afraid of Hasselblad 503CX because of big noise, pushing shutter bottom.  But today, it’s special case in Christmas Eve today? They never escape and stand in front of Carl Zeiss Planar C80mm f28. I’m looking forward to seeing the result of self-development during winter vacation.
10 years

10 years

This blog started in 2007. Already 10 years. Too fast ( and too slow?). 10 years ago, started to consider to buy DSLR. Then after I got it in 2008, my photo enjoyment began to date back to previous crafts. –> EOS film cameras –> Ricoh GR1V –> Leica M3 –> Hasselblad 503CX … ILFORD...
My 1st self-development of medium format film

My 1st self-development of medium format film

 Last weekend, I tried the 1st self-development of medium format film taken with Hasselblad 503CX + Carlzeiss Planar C80mm f2.8 + Fuji Across100.  The development was done with Fuji Microfine.              
Gion festival 2017 in Kyoto

Gion festival 2017 in Kyoto

 Japan’s largest scale summer festival, “Gion Matsuri”, in Kyoto, every July, one month long run festa.      
Surprise (Gion Kyoto)

Surprise (Gion Kyoto)

Suprise! Shot in Gion, Kyoto, Japan   Camera: Canonet QL17 G-III Film: Oriental New Seagull 400 Developer for film: Kodak D76      
Focomat 1C coming into my home

Focomat 1C coming into my home

 I already have had Leitz Valoy II. So I didn’t have any plan to get Focomat 1C.  Several months ago, a gentleman sent me the message that he is looking for someone who might receive the darkrooom tools for wetprocessing. His father was enthusiast of wetprocessing of film photo, especially large size enlargement of printing....
In front of Leica Store Kyoto

In front of Leica Store Kyoto

Camera: Lieca M3   Lens: Summilux 50mm f1.4 ver.2   Film: ILFORD Delta 400 Pro Self-development with Kodak D76  
Restart self-development of film

Restart self-development of film

  Wet processing tool is completed at my home. Enjoy more self development. This month, it is still busy at the weekend. As of mid. of June ’17, I will also restart the printing with Leitz Valoy II and Fuji B690. This photo was taken in Gion, Kyoto with Leica M3 + Summilux 50mm f1.4...
At Ishiyamadera in Shiga, Japan

At Ishiyamadera in Shiga, Japan

Shot with Leica M3 + Summilux 50mm f2.8  2nd ver. + ILFORD Delta400 Professional (Self-development with Kodak D76)  at Ishiyamadera in Shiga, Japan.      
Great meisters of maintenance of Hasselblad in Japan

Great meisters of maintenance of Hasselblad in Japan

  In last month, I purchased the classic model (Hasselblad 503CX, A12 film magazine and Carl Zeiss Planar C80mm f2.8 T*). But my 503CX and Planar C80mm had the problems. In case of 503CX, I purchased it at Shinbashi Ichi Camera. I asked the repairment to the shop. Fortunately the camera shop has the contract with Hatsumi...