- From the “This Is My Hope For Tomorrow” Dept:2020 has been a brutal year and this election has certainly had more than a little to contribute to the strife and anguish and division we are all feeling. COVID-19 is bad enough but eventually we will find a vaccine for it and life will return to some semblance of normal. But the intense hatred […]
- Happy You Day Ben! 🙂With best wishes for all those wandering about in fancy dress canvassing their neighbourhoods for candies and treats…this evening is for looking at history back some 39 years. My father was stationed at Ft Sam Houston near San Antonio TX and Halloween came round as it always does. But this year was going to be […]
- Creative Film ScanningI’ve loved my little PlusTek 8200i film scanner…with the exception of medium format 120 film, it’s handled just about every set of negatives and slides I’ve thrown at it. It is designed to scan 35mm (135 format) film and it does it very well…having three trays to hold the negative strips is very nice as […]
- Scanning Tonnes of Slides The Fast WayOne of the treasures I discovered in my father’s garage was a huge collection of 35mm slides shot by my grandmother and a tray that my father shot whilst deployed to Vietnam during his first tour of duty (1967-1968). What was shocking was how good a condition they were in despite the heavy humidity of […]
- Shana Tovah!To all of my friends and family who are celebrating the New Year…a very sincere wish for one far more sweet than the one we’ve endured and a hope that all of the people can eventually find peace and love for each and for all.