Author Archives: Chris

Head Down ‘Til 2021

It seems the optimistic tone of my previous post about 2020 was a wee bit premature. Because, yeah, COVID 19 pandemic and all that. So, now things suck. And we’ve been quarantined at home for a few months. And we … Continue reading

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Happy 2020

Well, friends, we made it. It’s the new year and with it new opportunities to do things right. Or, better. Or, whatever. You get the idea. It’s new, okay? With all that’s going on in the world, and I won’t … Continue reading

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A Small Update

The funny thing is, I haven’t forgotten about this blog. It only seems that way due to the complete lack of new content. What can I say? I’ve got a kid and a life and I’ve not really felt like … Continue reading

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Some Favorite SDCC18 Trailers

As has been the case for the last few years, I wasn’t at Comic-Con in San Diego this week. The reasons I don’t go are varied, but the main one is after going pretty much every year for the last … Continue reading

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By Way of An Update

Hello all. My most recent plan was to start to write here frequently again. As you can plainly see, I was not entirely successful. However, I do intend to give it another try. I’ve been working on a couple other … Continue reading

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Review: The OneStep 2 Instant Camera from Polaroid Originals

The great people at Polaroid Originals, which used to be the Impossible Project, have come out with a new Polaroid camera called the OneStep 2 and new instant film to go along with it. I have one of the new OneStep 2 … Continue reading

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Some More Recent Photos

I posted some of my film photography previously and thought now would be a good time to post some more. Most of these were shot with a Leica M6 or Nikon FM2n in 35mm. Some, however, were shot with a Polaroid … Continue reading

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Going Analog (Pt. 3): Shooting Film

In the two previous installments of this series I talked about my love of all-things analog and some of the tools and gear I like to use to get things done. My love of analog also extends into many other … Continue reading

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Going Analog (Pt. 2): The Tools

In the first entry in this series I discussed my love of all-things analog and went into some detail about a few of my favorite tools and gear. In this installment I’m going deeper into the tools and will give … Continue reading

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‘Blade Runner: 2049’ May Not Be Terrible

I was against the idea of a Blade Runner sequel when I first heard about it. It’s one of those movies that stands on its own and I never really felt like I needed more of the story. They didn’t … Continue reading

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