HaarFager's photos with the Ilford

The Big Pelican

The Big Pelican
A giant pelican statue on a ride for children. It was located in Norris City for our annual street festival, Dairy Days.

Camera: Minolta X-370
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Tri-X 400 B&W
Filter: Hoya HMC Skylight (1B)
Shooting Pro…
Added on December 27, 2016

The Ratcliff Inn

The Ratcliff Inn
This is the Ratcliff Inn, located in Carmi, Illinois. It was built in 1828 by James Ratcliff, nicknamed "Old Beaver" because of his energy. He was a founder of Carmi, in 1816. Abraham Lincoln stayed at this inn in 1840. It was restored in 1960, the ye…
Added on December 27, 2016

211

211
Brass numbers denoting an address downtown.

Camera: Centon DF-300 (Minolta X-300 clone)
Lens: Minolta MD Zoom 28-70mm, @70mm
Film: Fuji Film Neopan Acros 100 B&W 35mm
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: F/8
Shutter Speed: 1/125 sec.
Date: August 26…
Added on October 13, 2016

3 Cameras

3 Cameras
Three cameras that are identical in design but not name. Two of them are Jazz 206s and one is a Bell and Howell 250.

Camera: Centon DF-300 (Minolta X-300 clone)
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Fuji Film Neopan Acros 100 B&W 35mm
Shooting…
Added on October 13, 2016

Ebenezer Methodist Church Bell

Ebenezer Methodist Church Bell
This is the bell that used to be in the Ebenezer Methodist Church, which was founded in 1838. The church was raized back in the early-1980s, but the cemetery remains. I often go to the cemetery to get pictures, as it's only about a mile from my house.…
Added on October 10, 2016

504 West Main Street

504 West Main Street
This house is just a block or so from my home. The significance of it is that my Grandparents had this house built back in the late-1980's, with the intention of moving into it to be near my parents, and two Uncles - all three, my Dad and two Uncles - be…
Added on October 10, 2016

Chevy El Camino

Chevy El Camino
A great-looking Chevrolet El Camino I saw recently.

Camera: Vivitar V50 (Minolta X-300 clone)
Lens: Vivitar M/MD 50mm F/1.8
Film: Lucky SHD100 B&W 35mm
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: F/11
Shutter Speed: 1/250 sec.
Date: September 12th, 2016, 2…
Added on October 10, 2016

Lucky Film

Lucky Film
A shot of the Lucky film box that supplied the film which took this shot.

Camera: Vivitar V50 (Minolta X-300 clone)
Lens: Vivitar M/MD 50mm F/1.8
Film: Lucky SHD100 B&W 35mm
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: F/1.8
Shutter Speed: 1/30 sec.
Date: S…
Added on October 10, 2016

Old Headstone

Old Headstone
This is another one of the old headstones located in Ebenezer Cemetery, about a mile from my house.

Camera: Centon DF-300 (Minolta X-300 clone)
Lens: Minolta MD Zoom 28-70mm, f/3.5, @50mm
Film: Fuji Film Neopan Acros 100 B&W 35mm
Shooting Program: Ma…
Added on October  9, 2016

Webb-Hay House

Webb-Hay House
The Webb-Hay house, located in Carmi, Illinois. It is one of the old, original homes there, built in 1876. It's closed to the public right now, but there is a party room on the third floor and a pub in the basement. It used to be a bed and breakfast in…
Added on September 25, 2016

Minion

Minion
I'm starting to see Hallowe'en decorations around my town. This was a Minion I saw yesterday near the Post Office.

Camera: Minolta X-370
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Tri-X 400 B&W
Filter: Hoya HMC Skylight (1B)
Shooting Program:…
Added on September 24, 2016

Kenny

Kenny
A karaoke friend of mine.

Camera: Minolta X-370
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Tri-X 400 B&W
Filter: Hoya HMC Skylight (1B)
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: F/11
Shutter Speed: 1/500 sec.
Date: September 22nd, 2016, 1.20 p.m.…
Added on September 24, 2016

Headstone

Headstone
One of the really old headstones located in the Ebenezer Cemetery, which was founded in 1838.

Camera: Centon DF-300 (Minolta X-300 clone)
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Fuji Film Neopan Acros 100 B&W 35mm
Shooting Program: Manual
Apertur…
Added on September 19, 2016

Junior Graffiti

Junior Graffiti
Each year in my little town, the high school seniors go on a week-long trip to Washington, D.C., and the juniors get to paint their names on the side of this building. They used to paint them on the viaduct before it was torn down. I got to paint my nam…
Added on September 15, 2016

Flag Stand

Flag Stand
A flag holder downtown.

Camera: Centon DF-300 (Minolta X-300 clone)
Lens: Minolta MD Zoom 28-70mm, f/3.5
Film: Fuji Film Neopan Acros 100 B&W 35mm, @70mm (macro 1:4)
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: F/8
Shutter Speed: 1/125 sec.
Date: August 26t…
Added on August 28, 2016

Norris City ---- Parts

Norris City ---- Parts
This is an old building downtown, five blocks from my house. It used to house the Norris City Auto Parts, but hasn't done so for over two decades. Now, it is an antiques store. I've always liked the architecture of the building.

Camera: Centon DF-300…
Added on August 28, 2016

Kaiser Mansion

Kaiser Mansion
A local mansion that the owners stopped living in and it sits vacant, unused. They moved to a little house right behind it. It is one of the oldest homes, if not the oldest, in my little town of Norris City, and is the only mansion.

Camera: Centon DF…
Added on August 27, 2016

Star Trek - "The Corbomite Maneuver"

Star Trek - "The Corbomite Maneuver"
I used to take pictures like this of the tv screen, so I resurrected the practice to try out my new camera. It's a Bell and Howell Auto 35 Reflex SLR and I got it on Monday.

Camera: Bell and Howell Auto 35 Reflex
Lens: Canon EX 50mm, f/1.8
Film: Fuji…
Added on August  4, 2016