Catalog Number : 023 Reviewed By : Me! Akshay Bhoan Film Name : Polaroid 664 B&W Instant Film Format : 120 / 135 / Instant : 3 ¼ x 4 ¼ in – Instant Speed (ISO) : 100 Color / Slide / BW : BW Processing (C41 / E6 / BW) : None Color Exaggeration (R/G/B) : None Availability […]Read more "The Film Pharmacist : Polaroid 664 B&W Instant Film"
The last few days have been very kind in terms of finds and acquisitions. Firstly now my Canon kit is now loaded with a fantastic 24-70 2.8 L lens. Its freaking fantastic and I love it. Is it better than my super fav 50mm 1.4? Not really, its not comparable in terms of sharpness or […]Read more "Something Old Something New"
Is it the love for the stories by Kipling, Ruskin Bond, E.M Foster and Dalrymple or is it plain nostalgia, I can’t really say. All I know is that there are images by Derry Moore which left me speechless when I first discovered them online. Soon I was trying to find out more about them […]Read more "Constellation Cafe Books : Evening Ragas"
Casual photographs sometimes revel a state of mind more clear than a meditative state can. Recently I shot with two of my dear friends. And just like that, these pictures were almost an extension of my older series, as if the missing pieces of the chemistry I was trying to find. Just one thing to […]Read more "Dreams & Whispers"
Some time ago I posted some images from my recent experimental shoot. I thought I should also show you what the finals look like. I showed these pictures to a friend who said that she needed to know the context and the theme to understand these images. But then I believe that the very visual […]Read more "The Disappearing Act : Scene II"
So when you have a Hasselblad, its your baby, no literally. You buy the most expenive accessories and spend loads on the smallest things. And believe me, Hassey accessories are REALLY expensive. Want to get a small lens cap, cough up so much dough that you can actually get a small second hand 35mm camera. […]Read more "Why Hasselblad is a Hasselblad and not Kiev"
Ok, that is a lame heading but its a really serious issue. Specially with people like me who suffer from Gimme-more-camer-o-mania. This basically means that I (and so many people I know) suffer from the habit of buying cameras even if they are only used about 2-3 times a year. So what happens to me […]Read more "Multiple Cameras : Blessing Or Curse"