Summer in the city. Fun at the swimming pools. Shot with the compact Minolta AF-E and some expired Agfa Optima Prestige.
Football (soccer) is a thing in Germany. So you’ll find many places to play with the ball. In Berlin there are the so called »Fußballkäfige«—Football Cages. But every Cage looks sad in the rain. Shot with the Asahi Pentax Spotmatic SP F and the Panagor 28mm 1:2.5 (Rollei Superpan 200).
You won’t believe how hot Berlin can become in the summertime. There are some swimming pools in the city to freshen up. But the one in the former east in Pankow is screaming »Bonjour tristesse« Shot with the compact camera Minolte AF-E and an expired Agfa Optima Prestige.
Summer in Berlin. Me and my family go to the swimming pool in Pankow – it’s some sort of morbide tristesse. Shot with Minolta AF-E and Expired Agfa Optima. Click the picture for more photographs.
I don’t know where those guys looked at. As it was a hot summer day i would think it was about women. For sure it was about women.
Leaving the home in the night with an film camera is always a special adventure. People with digital cameras calling themselves available light photographers don’t really know about having only that one ISO. Although you might push in development which i have done. This night i used an Ilford Delta […]
Two of my great loves in life: my wife and photography. She is always around when i develop my films (and often hates it when the bath is occupied). Shot with the Minolta XD-5 an Rollei RPX400.
Flea markets are places where the things wait for us. These angel wings wait for whom? Shot with Minolta XD-5 and Svema Foto 100. Developed in Rodinal.
Sometimes my street fever is itching and i have to take a camera with me to make some shots—even if it is already midnight. I am pleased to see that an Ilford Delta 400 pushed to ISO 1600 makes some really nice pics.
This girl in front of an old grand piano in an old manor from the 1920s. I got this twenties vibe and shot. But except for her hat i think is nothing 20ies at all.
The knitting lady and the man with the earphones. Some pictures just come to me. I love the normality of the scene. Shot with my Minolta XD-7 and Rollei RPX 400, developed in Rodinal.
I saw the red lady at the flea market at Arkona Platz in Prenzlauer Berg. I hoped for good colors and contrast with the expired Kodak Portra 160 VC i used. And i got them.
The entrance to one of those strange night clubs around the corner. At daylight there is no way someone would ring the bell (so i think). Shot with Minolta XD-5 and an expired Kodak Portra 160 VC.
Seeing a poster in an old-fashioned light box it resembles me to an altar. It wasn’t quite like Mary but therefore i cut her head. Shot with Minolta XD-7 and expired Ilford Pan F Plus at ISO 25.
The gym at Ludwig-Jahn-Sportpark in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg. I love this building near Mauerpark—it is so futuristic it’s ridiculous. Nice tones from the expired Ilford PAN F plus. Shot with the Minolta XD-7, developed in Rodinal.
The flea market at Straße des 17. juni in Berlin. Sunny days like these cry for a low ISO film like the Rollei RPX 25.
Myself in the shadows. Surely not an new sujet but the shadows were deep, the film (Svema 100) is great. Shot with Minolta XD7, developed in Rodinal.
Where the train leaves to nowhere people seem to have more time. This guy had all the time of the world. Svema 100 developed in Rodinal. Shot withe Minolta XD-7.
I love the tones from Eastman Kodak XX. But it isn’t the cheapest film.
Who would have thought that in 2017 BMX-riding is still a thing? Met these guys at Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz in Berlin. Shot with Minolty XD-7and Ilford FP4+.
Near the Berlin Westhafen you will find this building and the service station in front of it. Shot with the Minolta XD-11 and Ilford FP4+. Developed in Rodinal.
A friend gave me some expired Fujifilm Press 800 film and i used it for a little concert shooting. I took my trusty Minolta X700 with me.
The lawnmower boy is my nephew. Living in the richer suburbs of a bavarian city. Shot with the Minolta XD-7 and Kodak Eastman XX B/W film.
Streetshot from a street photographer waiting for his next shot in the streets. I love moments like these.
Rain shot through the window – Minolta XD-7 (XD-11) and expired Ilford Pan F 50 exposed at ISO 25 and developed in Rodinal.
My two boys in the U-Bahn. Shot with Ektar 100 and my trusty Minolta.
Kodak Ektar 100 – great colours, good price, classy film. Shot with my trusty Minolta XD-7 (XD-11) at Gleisdreieck in Berlin
Street scene shot with Minolta XD-7 (XD-11) and expired Ilford Pan F 50 exposed at ISO 25 and developed in Rodinal
Silhouettes of kids in a sunny street. Shot with Minolta XD-7 / XD-11 and Bergger Pancro 400, developed in Rodinal.
A young woman giving out a red popsicle to a customer. Shot with Minolta XD-7 and Kodak Ektar 100. This is a perfect example for the great results Ektar can give. Even the skin tones are great!