HaarFager's photos with the B&W Photography

Park Pony Redux

Park Pony Redux
A children's ride at the local park.

Camera: Sears TLS (Mk II, made in 1967)
Lens: Auto Sears 50mm F/1.7, M42 screw mount
Film: Kentmere 100 black and white 35mm
Shooting program: Manual (no battery)
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec.
Aperture: f/2.8
Date:…
Added on May 14, 2018

Amish Buggy - Found Film

Amish Buggy - Found Film
This is an image from a roll of found film I got when I bought a camera from one of the downtown antique stores. I don't know when the pictures were taken, but they look to be from the 1970s. On another one of the negatives, the name "Dutch Wonderland"…
Added on May  8, 2018

Dutch Wonderland - Found Film

Dutch Wonderland - Found Film
This is an image from a roll of found film I got when I bought a camera from one of the downtown antique stores. I don't know when the pictures were taken, but they look to be from the 1970s. On another one of the negatives, the name "Dutch Wonderland"…
Added on May  8, 2018

Park Pony

Park Pony
A children's ride at our local park.

Camera: USC Reflex III
Lens: Plastic
Film: Kodak Plus-X Pan 125 ISO black and white 620 film (respooled 120 by Kodak)
Aperture: Fixed
Exposure length: approx. 1/25 sec.
Date: February 13th, 2011, 2:47 p.m.
Loca…
Added on April 30, 2018

Engine 1433

Engine 1433
An old retired Dodge fire truck.

Camera: Sears TLS, MK. II (made in 1967)
Lens: Auto Sears 50mm F/1.7, M42 screw mount
Film: Kentmere 100 black and white 35mm
Shooting program: Manual (no battery)
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec.
Aperture: f/8
Date: April…
Added on April 24, 2018

The Second Bank In Illinois

The Second Bank In Illinois
This Greek Revival building is the second-ever bank in Illinois, about two blocks down from the first one. The bank refused to buy the first bonds issued by the city of Chicago on the grounds that no city located that far from a navigable river could sur…
Added on April 18, 2018

Bananas

Bananas
Some of the lunch items I took on Friday's photo excursion.

Camera: Sears TLS, MK. II (made in 1967)
Lens: Auto Sears 50mm F/1.7, M42 screw mount
Film: Kentmere 100 black and white 35mm
Shooting program: Manual (no battery)
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec.…
Added on April 16, 2018

The Banks Of The Ohio River

The Banks Of The Ohio River
On the other side of this rise is the Ohio River.

Camera: Sears TLS, MK. II (made in 1967)
Lens: Auto Sears 50mm F/1.7, M42 screw mount
Film: Kentmere 100 black and white 35mm
Shooting program: Manual (no battery)
Shutter speed: 1/125 sec.
Aperture:…
Added on April 16, 2018

The First Bank In Illinois

The First Bank In Illinois
This is the John Marshall Bank, the first bank chartered in Illinois, in 1816. (Illinois didn't become a state until 1818 - 200 years ago - we're celebrating our bi-centennial.) The bank was opened in 1817 and the first president of the bank was John Ma…
Added on April 16, 2018

Cathedral

Cathedral
This is the new Catholic church in Ridgeway, Illinois. A couple years back, a tornado demolished the old one.

Camera: Sears TLS, MK. II (made in 1967)
Lens: Montgomery Ward Auto Wide Angle 28mm, f/2.8 (Made in Japan)
Film: Kentmere 100 black and whit…
Added on April 15, 2018

Shawneetown Bridge

Shawneetown Bridge
This is the bridge that connects Old Shawneetown, Illinois to rural Union County, Kentucky in crossing the Ohio River. It was opened in 1955 and was featured in the 1998 motion picture "U.S. Marshals."

Camera: Sears TLS, MK. II (made in 1967)
Lens: Au…
Added on April 14, 2018

The Little Footbridge

The Little Footbridge
The little footbridge at our local park. The picture in the note was my also-ran bridge picture, the Shawneetown Bridge, which was featured in the major motion picture, "U.S. Marshals."

Camera: Sears TLS, MK. II (made in 1967)
Lens: Auto Sears 50mm F/…
Added on April 14, 2018

Little Country Church

Little Country Church
A little country church about 2 or 3 miles from my house. It is Powell General Baptist church and was established in 1872.

Camera: Seagull DF-300 (Minolta X-300 copy)
Lens: Seagull-610 MC 50mm, f/1.8
Film: Fuji Film Neopan Acros 100 black and white 3…
Added on April 11, 2018

Flock Of Sparrows

Flock Of Sparrows
Just a random flock of birds flying overhead that I happened to photograph.

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Tri-X, 400 ASA black and white film
Date: February 1979
Location: Norris City, Illinois, U.S.A.

Minol…
Added on February 25, 2018

It's A Wonderful Day In My Neighborhood

It's A Wonderful Day In My Neighborhood
A view of my pleasant neighborhood right across the street from where I live. I no longer have this view because somebody plopped a pre-manufactured house down right across from me - ugh!

Camera: Minolta Freedom Dual
Zoom Setting: 35mm (35mm/50mm)
Fil…
Added on February 22, 2018

Clouds

Clouds
Some interesting clouds around my house the day I tested this little Minolta camera.

Camera: Minolta Freedom Dual
Zoom Setting: 50mm (35mm/50mm)
Film: Ilford Delta 100 Professional
Date: September 3rd, 2014, 1.48 p.m.
Location: Norris City, Illinois…
Added on February 22, 2018

Weeping Willow Tree

Weeping Willow Tree
My neighbor's willow tree. Hurrican Ike came through a few years back and really damaged it. They ended up having to cut it down.

Camera: Minolta Freedom Dual
Zoom Setting: 35mm (35mm/50mm)
Film: Ilford Delta 100 Professional
Date: September 3rd, 2…
Added on February 22, 2018

Raven

Raven
This is Raven, the girl who used to live next door to me.

Camera: Minolta SRT-101
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm F/1.2 lens
Film: Fuji Film Neopan 100 Acros 35mm black and white
Aperture: F/1.2
Shutter Speed: 1/4 sec.
Date: April 5th, 2014, 7.22 p.…
Added on February 21, 2018