2018 on Film

So I have finally got around to developing some film shots from 2018 and I wanted to share a few of my favourites. Shooting film has been a relatively recent development for me and I just love the excitement of seeing what you’ve got (and which shots you forgot you even took.)

Shots on Kodak Ektar 100 with my much-dropped Canon SLR.

04260014

Obligatory shot of the Brooklyn Bridge – it doesn’t capture just how sweaty I was at this point.

04260024

Beauties on a throne of hay

04260003

Wood wandering with Anna in autumnal Prague.

04260035

My favourite Father-Son duo – Jake and Sam.

04260028

Luke & Anna

04260033

Jessica in Summery Prague

04260013

The Brooklyn Bridge

04260010

Day drinking with Karly in Virginia

04260022

With the sister at Luke & Anna’s amazing wedding

04260001

Still wandering

04260025

Anna & Ellie

Photo Journal: MALTA

Some photos I took in beautiful Malta, quite simply one of the most photogenic places I have ever been.

All shots are on Kodak Ektar 100 film and were taken using my beat-up old SLR.

16270036.jpg

My travel companion was also pretty photogenic.

16270035.jpg

Below St Elmo’s Fortress in Valletta.

16270034.jpg

Waiting for the perfect wave.

16270031.jpg

Valletta.

16270030.jpg

Above the cruise ships in Valletta harbour.

16270027.jpg

Honey-coloured stone is everywhere in Malta.

16270023.jpg

Mdina old town.

16270021.jpg

Mdina

16270019.jpg

Mdina

16270017.jpg

Dingli cliffs sunset.

16270013.jpg

Golden Bay.

16270006.jpg

Exploring above Golden Bay.

16270015

The sunset at Dingli cliffs.

Balkans Road-Trip

I took my camera on a recent trip around the Balkans. Visiting nine countries in two weeks, we saw some truly beautiful places. Here are a few snapshots.

IMG_0974

The abandoned bobsleigh track in the hills above Sarajevo.

This photo also nabbed me an honourable mention in a photo competition. Pretty cool.

IMG_0948

My travel companions, Ryan and Kiki, checking out a pretty great lake at Plitvice Lakes in Croatia.

IMG_0882

A roadside picnic in Bosnia. An amazingly green country.

IMG_0949

The waterfalls are also pretty great at Plitvice Lakes in Croatia.

41910010

This was the view from our place in Mostar, Bosnia.

41910012

The Montenegrin coast is rather nice. We travelled to the islands in the bay with a rather sketchy but very friendly local guide.

41910014

The rather majestic Kotor, Montenegro.

41910017

Close to Thessaloniki, Greece.

41910015

Some of the many strays we found. We had to exercise all of our self-control not to come back with several extra passengers.

41910018

Sofia, Bulgaria. Surprisingly green and decidedly church-filled.

41910033

We finished our trip in Serbia. The final sunset in Belgrade was rather wonderful.

I can’t recommend the Balkans highly enough. Though the amount of grilled meat I ate may have stretched my stomach to the limit, the culture and landscapes (not to mention cheap and cheerful prices) of these small nations made for an incredible trip.