How I fell into analog photography with the Lomo Holga. … More The pandora’s box of analog cameras: The Holga
I admit it: I have been taking and posting way too many pictures of the Golden Gate, and spent way too much time just looking at it. Not just when I was on or near it, but even from a distance when it was only slightly visible and bearly recognisable as a bridge. I am … More Being a little too obsessed with the Golden Gate Bridge.
First of, Santa Cruz is a very pretty small town just around 1.5 hours South of San Francisco. One of its main draws is the location right by the Pacific, and the other is the small town version of Coney Island they put right on the beach, making the boardwalk look like a 1950s Pleasantville … More Santa Cruz and the case for celebrating your birthday away from everyone you know
One of the very few things I planned for this trip (I like letting things come my way rather than to plan things and maybe stress over keeping on track with my to do list) was watching a baseball game at the AT&T park. There is just something about baseball that makes it so utterly … More I take myself out to the ball game
That was ten years ago. Now I’m just being reminded why. There is so much beauty here to discover in this city, even within the ruggedness of some of the rougher areas. The touristy activities are a lot of fun, sure. I have been waiting in line for a cable car ride and paid a … More I lost my heart in San Francisco
Forgetting you carry two analogue cameras in your hand luggage when going through security and spending an extra ten minutes waiting for a security guard to go through your stuff, only to give you an odd look when he picks up your ancient cameras. Like, why are you still using these when you have a … More Photographer problems #2
Photographer problems #1: Imagine this: A) You have all of the below cameras. B) You can only take 23kg of luggage on your two week trip. Which and how many cameras do you pack? Shouldn’t be a big deal, I know, but when you have to think about the ones you’ll have to leave behind … More Packing issues
LPL – DUB – SFO