Kodak Portra 400 is an excellent film but I found the grain too fine with almost a digital feel to the images. Really sharp photos when images were in focus with great color reproduction. It was also my first time shooting film at night which for the most part didn’t go so well. Most of the shots were out of focus and soft.
Film Camera: Nikon F3T
Film: Kodak Portra 400 Continue reading
It feels great to shoot film again, this time with a more compact camera! The last time I shot film was towards the end of February. I have been out of the loop for quite a long time because of work but hopefully, I can start posting about the long overdue trips I took around May and June. Continue reading
This past weekend, my girlfriend and I decided to go to a local farm in Irvine for their strawberry festival and tour. They have a collaboration with Sanrio which I think is a perfect way to attract families and educate them about fruits and vegetables that are grown here. I only knew about this from one of my cousin who took their little daughter for a day of strawberry picking which I really enjoyed doing when I was young.
This past Monday I decided to reignite my creative side by making my own camera wrist strap out of paracord. I’ve been in the market for a wrist strap for a couple months now but knew that it was not necessary when I still have my neck strap. I like to watch random camera accessories on youtube and found a couple DIY camera straps that I definitely knew I could try out on my days off. It turned out to be easy and really affordable! If you are interested in making one, I followed this video. Continue reading
Testing out the Kodak Portra 400 roll I got for Christmas.