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In Kyoto with Hasselblad 503CX

In Kyoto with Hasselblad 503CX

Shot when I walked along Kamogawa in Kyoto in last month. Camera: Hasselblad 503CX Lens: Carl Zeiss Distagon T* C60mm f3.5  Film: Fujicolor Pro 160NS
A happy new year from Kyoto

A happy new year from Kyoto

Hope your happiness in 2018.  
Onomichi

Onomichi

In the 1st weekend of March, I engjoyed the short hike in Onomichi, since I was in Hiroshima in the 1st Friday for business. It was fine weather fortnuately. And I felt Spring mood with warm weather. The view from hill side of Onomichi is really nice. Another interest for...
Brightness from the 1st sun rise 2016 on Mount Hiei (Hiei-zan)

Brightness from the 1st sun rise 2016 on Mount Hiei (Hiei-zan)

At the mid night in Jan 01, 2016, it was rain. Therefore the atmosphere was refreshed for new year morning time. It was very impresive that only top of Hieizan was getting the fine brightness from the 1st sun rise in 2016 as the view from Kamogawa in Kyoto.
Taipei : The Green Steps ( 永康階 )

Taipei : The Green Steps ( 永康階 )

The Green Steps ( 永康階 ) is one of my favorite cafes in Taiwan. Especially my wife and I like the relatively large size egg talt with fine Formosa tea at this cafe.       
My 1st shot with Leitz Summilux 50mm F1.4 ver.2

My 1st shot with Leitz Summilux 50mm F1.4 ver.2

Camera: Leica M3 Lens: Summilux 50mm F1.4 (Ver.2) Film: Kodak T-Max400  Recently I got Leica Summilux 50mm f/1.4 version 2, which must be produced in 1960’s. Since I’m using Leica M3 made in 1966, the camera body + the lens is my serious dream combination. Now the dream come true....
My 1st shot with Leica M3

My 1st shot with Leica M3

Camera: Leica M3 Lens: Cosina Voigtländer NOKTON 35mm F1.2 Aspherical VM II View Finder: Cosina Voigtländer 35mm View Finder M 35mm, F1.2, 1/15sec, ISO400 Film: Kodak T-MAX400 Developer for film: Kodak T-MAX Developer   In this month, I bought Leica M3 made in 1966. I was also born in 1966....
Fine autumn color in Kurama temple, Kyoto

Fine autumn color in Kurama temple, Kyoto

In last weekend, my wife and I went to Kyoto city. It was reported that The autumnal tints are very fine. The key reason is that it was quite hot in this summer in Japan. And after autumn season started it was oppositely cold. The contrast of temperature might grow...
Dragonfly in the paddy field

Dragonfly in the paddy field

Yesterdady I enjoyed taking photo in country side in Chiba Pre., Japan. It was very hot weather, more than 35deg.C and very humid under strong sunshine. So I take much Japanese brown color tea and sports drink totally 2L. Other wise I must suffer from sunstroke. This photo was taken during such...
Bright & Darkness

Bright & Darkness

After I took the below photo, the film of this photo was developed by professional processing lab. Then I applied film scanning with EPSON GT-F600 to get this view. So the process is partially analogue and partically digital.  Then I’m purchasing gradually the various parts to estimate own darkroom to...
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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...
The 1st shot with Bergger Pancro 400

The 1st shot with Bergger Pancro 400

Enjoyed my 1st shot with Bergger Pancro 400 near my home in Kyoto. Leica M3 + Summilux 50mm F1.4 2nd ver. + Bergger Pancro 400 (self development)      
Bring Canonet QL17 G-III

Bring Canonet QL17 G-III

Last month, I purchased small classic range finder camera, Canonet QL17 G-III. In this week, I stay in ASEAN. After working, I will enjoy the shooting with this new camera for me.
The 1st shot of Hasselblad 503CX must be today

The 1st shot of Hasselblad 503CX must be today

The set of Hasselblad 503CX + Planar C80mm f2.8 T* is ready. Yesterday, cofirmed the process of film charge / Lens work / Shooting / Film dischage. Today I will go out side and enjoy the 1st shot with 6X6.  
Got Canon Canonet QL17 G-III

Got Canon Canonet QL17 G-III

The day before, I purchased a range finder camera, Canon Canonet QL17 G-III. It is cute and small size classic camera. Not so expensive. But this camera has nice lense, 40mm f1.7. I already have Leica M3. So after I took photo with this cute camera, I would like to enjoy the comparison of black&white tone...