Posts Tagged "photography"

3 Years, 3 Minutes

Looking at this again, after nearly 6 years… it’s a shame the quality is so terrible. I doubt this video means all that much to anyone else, but it’s a lot of fun for me to watch it in one go… seeing all the various events and things I experienced. Surprising to me how many things are actually documented somewhere, on the blog.


Questions About Processing Old Kodachrome Movie Film

A few days ago, Liz and I went to Wolff’s Flea Market over the Labor Day weekend. There, I happened across three reels of old movie film, and decided to buy them for $1 apiece.

I later learned from Alex that the film I got was Kodachrome, a type of film that is no longer processed. There was one place in Parsons, Kansas (Dwayne’s Photo), that used to do all the developing work (even Kodak outsourced their lab work to these guys)… but Dwayne’s processed their last roll of Kodachrome on December 30th, 2010.


Liz’s DIY Lightbox

Sharing this for the impressive/cool factor: inspired by a few examples she saw online, Liz spent part of her Saturday afternoon going to Home Depot, gathering a few items… and piecing together her very own DYI lightbox.


Photography-Based, Multi-Room Rube Goldberg

This is a commercial for a company called 2D Photography, and though it features a few of blatant (annoying) sponsor plugs throughout… it’s still very cool and worth watching. The Internet has given us any number of amazing Rube Goldberg videoclips, but this one is impressive for its length and the sheer number of items/things used from start to finish….