HaarFager's photos with the Antique Cameras

Bayer'sbrook Fire Department Engine No. 1

Bayer'sbrook Fire Department Engine No. 1
This old fire truck was spotted in St. Louis, Missouri. It's a photo from the first roll of film I ever shot.

Camera: Kodak 35 RF rangefinder (made in 1948)
Lens: Kodak Anastar 50mm, f/3.5
Film: Kodak Kodacolor, 100 ASA 35mm
Exposure mode: Manual (…
Added on November 17, 2018

Firefighters

Firefighters
Local firefighters tackling a blaze that was across the street from where I live. This shot made the local newspapers.
Added on November 17, 2018

1917 Ford Model T Firetruck

1917 Ford Model T Firetruck
My town's very first firetruck, a 1917 Ford Model T. They still have it. That's my Aunt and Uncle on it with their daughter and my nephew along for a ride.

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Gold 100
Date: Septem…
Added on November 17, 2018

The Gateway To The West

The Gateway To The West
This photo of the St. Louis, Missouri skyline and the Gateway Arch was from the first roll of film I ever shot.

Camera: Kodak 35 RF rangefinder (made in 1948)
Lens: Kodak Anastar 50mm, f/3.5
Film: Kodak Kodacolor, 100 ASA 35mm
Exposure mode: Manual…
Added on November 15, 2018

Act Naturally

Act Naturally
My niece and nephew, photographed back in 1996.

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Polaroid 200
Date: June 22nd, 1996.
Location: Norris City, Illinois, U.S.A.

Minolta Polaroid 200 1996 10ff
Added on November 12, 2018

Kilroy Was Here

Kilroy Was Here
My niece and nephew, photographed back in 1996. They were sitting in the back of my old pickup truck.

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Polaroid 200
Date: June 22nd, 1996.
Location: Norris City, Illinois, U.S.A.

Minolta…
Added on November 12, 2018

Bob

Bob
A musician friend of mine.

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Plus-X, 125 ASA black and white film
Date: June 1984
Location: Norris City, Illinois, U.S.A.

Minolta Plus-X Camping 1984 17hf
Added on November 11, 2018

Great White Hunters

Great White Hunters
This was a buddy of mine and myself on a hunting/camping trip back in 1984. We were camping about 6 miles from my hometown of Norris City.

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Plus-X, 125 ASA black and white film
Dat…
Added on November 11, 2018

Mel And The Rainbow, 1984

Mel And The Rainbow, 1984
An artist and guitarist friend of mine painting a children's room for hire.

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Plus-X, 125 ASA black and white film
Date: May 1984
Location: Eldorado, Illinois, U.S.A.

Minolta Plus…
Added on November 10, 2018

Fall Tree 2018

Fall Tree 2018
A different angle of my annual Fall Tree picture.

Camera: Minolta SRT-101
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Agfa Photo Vista Plus 400 (shot at 100 ISO)
Aperture: f/5.6
Shutter Speed: 1/30 of a sec.
Date: October 29th, 2018, 11.47 a.m.
Locat…
Added on October 31, 2018

Pepper No. 2 On Film

Pepper No. 2 On Film
This is the film version of a picture of a pepper I previously posted.

Camera: Minolta SRT-101
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Agfa Photo Vista Plus 400 (shot at 100 ISO)
Aperture: f/16
Shutter Speed: "B" (bulb) 13 secs.
Date: October 25t…
Added on October 31, 2018

1996 Mercury Sable LS Station Wagon

1996 Mercury Sable LS Station Wagon
My station wagon photographed at the local reservoir.

Camera: Minolta SRT-101
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Agfa Photo Vista Plus 400 (shot at 100 ISO)
Aperture: f/8
Shutter Speed: 1/60 of a sec.
Date: October 17th, 2018, 5.30 p.m.
Loca…
Added on October 31, 2018

Fall Tree Bokeh

Fall Tree Bokeh
A different angle of my annual Fall Tree picture. I've been photographing this same tree every Autumn when the leaves turn and I've been doing it since 1979.

Camera: Minolta SRT-101
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Agfa Photo Vista Plus 400…
Added on October 31, 2018

Fall Tree 2017

Fall Tree 2017
Another view of my annual fall tree, taken on October 23rd, 2017.

Camera: Minolta X-370s
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: CVS Color 400
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: f/11
Shutter Speed: 1/60
Date: October 23rd, 2017, 2.27 p.m.
Locat…
Added on October 12, 2018

Fall Tree 2017

Fall Tree 2017
My annual fall tree picture, taken on October 23rd, 2017. I've been photographing this same tree since the 1970s.

Camera: Minolta X-370s
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: CVS Color 400
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: f/11
Shutter Speed:…
Added on October 12, 2018

Overcast Pony

Overcast Pony
This is a pony ride for small children at our local park. I've photographed it a couple times before.

Camera: Minolta XG-SE
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Color Plus 200 (cannister says Kodacolor 200)
Aperture: f/2.8
Shutter Speed:…
Added on September 22, 2018

Saxophone Player

Saxophone Player
This was my little brother around the late 1980s when he played the saxophone in the school band for one year. His toy stuffed toucan is sitting next to him on the couch.
Added on September 22, 2018

University Mall

University Mall
This is the University Mall, located in Carbondale, Illinois. I shot it one day on a trip I took to try out my new (to me) Minolta X-370s.

Camera: Minolta X-370s
Lens: Minolta MD Zoom 28-70mm, f/3.5, @40mm
Film: Kodak Portra 160
Aperture: f/11
Shutter…
Added on September 18, 2018