Tag Archives: analog

Exploring Sprocket Rocket camera

A special film camera for today’s pos, the Sprocket Rocket. . It’s made from Lomography (I also used to own the Holga 120WPC medium format panoramic pinhole camera, Lomo Products are great toy cameras with a distinct look on their … Continue reading

Posted in Analog, Cameras | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Landscape with Gaoersi 617 panoramic camera

(click on image to see large size). Landscape photo taken at Plastiras Lake with a Gaoersi 6×17 panoramic camera and Nikkor 90mm f/4.5 SW lens. My film of choice was an old Kodak Portra 160VC (now discontinued).  ©2018 Konstantinos Besios. … Continue reading

Posted in Analog, Panoramic | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shooting with a 8×10 large format pinhole camera

A pinhole camera is actually a box with a small hole which allows light to enter on film. There is no lens or any mechanisms, just a light-proof box with a hole. I have shot pinhole cameras like the Holga 120 … Continue reading

Posted in Analog, Pinhole | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fuji GSW690iii with Fuji Velvia 50 film

As you can see from my latest posts, I have almost completely returned back to film photography.  That made me go back to my archives and notes, in order to remember things I’ve learned over the years of shooting film, … Continue reading

Posted in Analog | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Analog, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Analog, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A panoramic 6×17 photo

The photo above (click on it to see large view) was shot with a Gaoersi 617 panoramic camera, Nikkor 90mm f/4.5 lens and Fuji Velvia 50 slide film. I used a LEE 2 stops ND Graduated filter. Aperture was f/22 … Continue reading

Posted in Analog, Panoramic | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

At Meteora with E6 slide film

For today’s post, a collection of photos I have shot at the beautiful location of Meteora, GREECE with E6 slide film. My favorite slide film is Fuji Velvia 50, although I recently use the Velvia 100, which I also like. … Continue reading

Posted in Analog, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Infrared film

An infrared photo taken at the city of Kastoria with  Fuji GSW690iii camera and Rollei 400 IR infrared film. (click on image to see larger size) The GSW690iii is the best landscape film camera I have owned. A very simple … Continue reading

Posted in Analog, Infrared | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Leica M6 with Fuji Superia XTRA-400

An evening walk at the city of Trikala, GREECE. Images taken with Leica M6 and Fujifilm Superia X-TRA 400. Lenses used: Voigtlander Super Wide Heliar 15mm f/4.5 and Voigtlander 35mm f/1.4. I rated Superia at ISO 250. ©2017 Konstantinos Besios. … Continue reading

Posted in Analog, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment