HaarFager's photos with the Ilford

The U.S.S. Enterprise

The U.S.S. Enterprise
I used to take pictures like this of the tv screen, so I resurrected the practice to try out my new camera.

Camera: Bell & Howell Auto 35 Reflex
Lens: Canon EX 50mm, f/1.8
Film: Fuji Superia X-Tra 400 color (cross-processed for black and white)
Shooti…
Added on April 28, 2018

Bench

Bench
One of the park benches located downtown.

Camera: Bell & Howell Auto 35 Reflex
Lens: Canon EX 50mm, f/1.8
Film: Fuji Superia X-Tra 400 color (cross-processed for black and white)
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: f11
Shutter Speed: 1/125 of a sec.…
Added on April 28, 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

A Hole In The World

A Hole In The World
There used to be a building here to the right, with an alleyway that ran between them.

Camera: Centon DF-300 (Minolta X-300 clone)
Lens: Minolta MD Zoom 28-70mm, f/3.5, @28
Film: Fuji Film Neopan Acros 100 B&W 35mm
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture:…
Added on December 18, 2017

Huey's Concessions

Huey's Concessions
A food stand at our yearly street festival here in Norris City, called "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 Program: Manual
Aperture: F/11
Shutter…
Added on December 17, 2017

The Castle

The Castle
This house, built in the late-1800s, is known locally as "The Castle."

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: 1/100…
Added on December 17, 2017

Civil War Cannon

Civil War Cannon
A Civil War-era cannon that was made at Fort Pitt Foundry. The Fort Pitt Foundry was located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It made cannons for the Civil War and shut down at the close of the war. It's located at Veteran's Park, in Carmi, Illinois.

Came…
Added on December 17, 2017

Old Barn

Old Barn
Just an old barn falling down in the countryside surrounding my little town.

Camera: Vivitar V50 (Minolta X-300 clone)
Lens: Minolta MD Zoom 28-70mm, f/3.5, @35mm
Film: Fuji Film Neopan Acros 100 B&W 35mm
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: F/11
Shut…
Added on December 17, 2017

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