Keeping It Simple….A Polaroid Wedding

I have been asked to take photos at my best friend’s daughter’s wedding. I have known the bride-to-be since she was a baby. My niece as I call her is a wonderful young woman and it has been a joy watching her grow and thrive. She serves overseas in the Air Force alongside her fiance … Continue reading Keeping It Simple….A Polaroid Wedding

Polaroid Wishes and Instamatic Dreams!

I have received cameras from friends and family all over the world. People find vintage cameras in their attics and basements and think of me. I have acquired cameras in flea markets in Europe that costs as little as $3 US but an unexpected trip home to Chicago added another camera to my collection. My … Continue reading Polaroid Wishes and Instamatic Dreams!

Embrace the Diana!

The term “lomography” refers both to the artistic movement and to the organization that promotes it, Austrian company Lomographische AG, sells updated versions of vintage cameras and promotes the culture of lo-fi photography with its Lomographic Society. Lomography started in Austria in 1991 as an art movement, when a group of art students found they … Continue reading Embrace the Diana!

Holga Tips and Tricks: Taping Your Holga

I started my Holga journey because I was bored out of my mind after graduate school. I needed something to kickstart my creativity. Film photography is a form of therapy for me and I can lose myself in the camera and the beauty of life around me. Hipstamatic┬ásparked my interest and after some research I … Continue reading Holga Tips and Tricks: Taping Your Holga