Author Archives: kbesios

Road Construction

A walk through a road construction area and a few infrared images. A kind of different subject than my usual infrared landscapes. As usually, I used the Leica M8 with the Voigtlander Skopar 21mm f/4 lens and B+W 092 IR … Continue reading

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Uncompressed RAW files with the Leica M8

The Leica M8 is 10 years old, yet it remains my favorite digital camera. I love shooting with rangefinders, and the M8 has served me well over the years, and still does. The sensor has a  very thing IR filter … Continue reading

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Plaubel Makina 67 with Kodak Portra 400

Images taken with Plaubel Makina 67 and Kodak Porta 400 film. For one more time, I have to say I am really impressed by the Portra 400 which is by all means, a superb film. Wonderful color, minimum grain for … Continue reading

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At Meteora with Nikon F801s and Ilford HP5

Meteora is a unique and wonderful location located above the city of Kalabaka, GREECE. I have visited and photographed Meteora many times and have used every possible combination of cameras and lenses. This time I had with me the Nikon … Continue reading

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Nikon f801s with Ilford HP5 and red filter

A few images taken with the Nikon F801s and Ilford HP5 film. I used a red B+W 091 filter r on the lens to increase contrast. All images shot with the Nikon 50mm f/1.4D and Nikon 24mm f/2.8D lenses. (click … Continue reading

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Infrared Timelapse Video

A short infrared timelapse video shot with the Leica M8, Voigtlander Skopar 21mm f/4 and B+W 092 IR filter.  Shooting a timelapse with the Leica M8 is not simple. It requires a laptop connected to the camera through USB cable. … Continue reading

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My last two images with Fotoman 612 camera

These are my last two photos I shot with the Fotoman 612 panoramic camera before I sold it a couple of years ago. Fotoman was a great camera with a Nikkor 90mm f/8 SW lens, and I really enjoyed shooting … Continue reading

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Cross Processing expired Fuji Provia 100F

Every time I opened my fridge to select a roll of film, I could see a worn out package of Fuji Provia 100F film. I thought there was no really no reason to spend money on developing a roll which … Continue reading

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Plaubel Makina 67 with Fuji PRO400H

For today‚Äôs post I have 4 images taken with the Plaubel Makina 67 camera and Fujifilm PRO400H . I am fan of Kodak Portra 400 film, and consider it to be the most versatile film for my 6×7 medium format … Continue reading

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Nikon f801s with Cinestill 50D film

A daily trip to the beautiful village of Palaios Panteleimonas, GREECE gave me the chance to shoot my first roll of Cinestill 50D film. I’ve read a lot about this particular emulsion, which is actually cine film  prepped for C-41 development … Continue reading

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