Friday, November 12, 2010

Vintage Love



I never really had an interest in vintage cameras or instant cameras until this year. I'm not sure what planted that seed but now I truly have the start to a proper collection! This SX-70 is the first of my vintage cameras I have working and the first that I have added film to. Thanks to the Impossible Project, that really is possible again. I was hoping to have a photo to scan in for you from the camera but so far all I have are two very interesting looking abstract shots. The film is highly sensitive and has to be protected the moment it emerges from the camera so in my haste to cover it I messed up the first shot and the second was under exposed. I am thinking trying them outside on a cold blustery day like today was also not very intelligent. I look at it as another adventurous leaning experience for me. Now off to play some more.

4 comments:

  1. Love the new camera, I am jealous :) I can't wait to see the results of the fun you will have with this!

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  3. Good luck -- Meghan loves the polaroids and has piqued my interest in them as well...I'm tempted to get one just for fun. Looking forward to seeing some of your creations!

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