Helsinki and Tallinn

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So, over the long Easter weekend we went to Helsinki and Tallinn. I’ve been to Helsinki before some eight years ago and not much has changed. The scaffolding around the clock tower on Helsinki Cathedral has since been removed and the telephone box on one of the side roads leading to the cathedral seems to […]

Rolling redscale film

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Redscaling film is essentially re-rolling film so that it’s shot through the shiny side. You tend to get a heavy red-orange colour cast in your images due to the film base. Lomography (and I think Rollei) sells it ready rolled but it’s pretty easy to do yourself if you have the following bits (this is […]

Vitomatic recovered

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For those who follow my Instagram feed, you would’ve known that I’d brought a Voigtlander Vitomatic IIa a couple of weeks ago. Apart from the light meter and faint rangefinder markings, everything worked as it should. The leatherette was looking a bit shabby so I decided to smarten it up with some navy goat skin […]