The Ice Castle

Linda and I headed up to the Ice Castle in Lincoln, NH with a couple of her friends this weekend. We've been curious about this for quite sometime, but never made the venture up. Knowing this would be all kinds of mixed light, I decided to bring along the Sony RX1R II rather than the film cameras. I have to say, it behaved like a champ. ISO ranged from 50 to 6400 throughout the day, and I more or less kept it at f/2...

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NEWLK - Portsmouth

On May 15, 2015, I had the honor and privilege of hosting the 1st bi-annual #NEWLK (website link here) in Portsmouth, NH - sponsored by Richard Photo Lab and Hunts Photo & Video. I have to admit I was nervous about the whole deal and was kept awake the night before wondering who would show, would it rain, would the walk go as planned, what will I talk about and so on?

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Leica M2 + Rye Beach on Film

Last winter, I purchased my Leica M2 with a Summicron 2/50 for a project with Johnny Patience. My first weekend with the camera, I decided to take it out to Rye, NH for a walk on the deserted beach to learn how to use the camera and lens. Coming off the Leica M-E, it was more about getting a feel for metering and so on. Surprisingly, I've only posted a handful of images from that first test roll, but looking back over those images tonight, I realize there really is something special here

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