HaarFager's photos with the Norris City Illinois

Local Firefighters

Local Firefighters
These are the local firefighters from my town of Norris City and three other nearby fire departments.
Added on November 17, 2018

Pepper No. 2c

Pepper No. 2c
A variation of my Pepper No. 2. Instead of being lit from above, this time it was placed in a darkened room and the light was filtered in from the distant left and right. Shot on black velvet.

Camera: Minolta X-370
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.…
Added on November  7, 2018

Autumn Leaf

Autumn Leaf
A leaf from my fall tree.

Camera: Minolta X-370
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Agfa Photo Vista Plus 400 (shot @ 100 ISO)
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: F/8
Shutter Speed: 1/125 sec.
Date: October 29th, 2018, 11.57 a.m.
Location: N…
Added on November  6, 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 2018

Fall Tree 2018
Today, October 29th, 2018, my tree was finally at it's peak in color. Two days ago, the leaves had barely started turning. Today was the day. I photograph this same tree located at the edge of my town every year when the leaves turn. I've been doing i…
Added on October 30, 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

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

Dandelion Macro

Dandelion Macro
Macro of a dandelion in my yard

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Vivitar MC 28mm, f/2.8
Tele-Converter: Soligor Auto Tele Converter 2X
Film: Fuji Fujicolor 200
Shooting Program: Shutter Priority
Aperture: f/8
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Date: April 11th, 2018,…
Added on May  8, 2018

Dark Skies

Dark Skies
An interesting cloud I shot over our local reservoir. This is basically straight out of the camera, with no Photoshop adjustments or cropping. But it was taken with a clone of the legendary Time Magazine camera - a cheap, plastic trashcam that was made…
Added on May  7, 2018

Konnan

Konnan
My friend Konnan.

Camera: Yuon YN 500
Lens: Optical Color Lens Auto Fix-Focus 50mm, f/6
Film: Fuji Fujicolor 200
Aperture: f/16
Date: May 6th, 2018, 5.29 p.m.
Location: Norris City, Illinois, U.S.A.

Developing Chemicals: Unicolor C-41
Water pre-s…
Added on May  7, 2018

Lion's Club

Lion's Club
The local Lion’s Club building, a converted clothing store.

Camera: Yuon YN 500
Lens: Optical Color Lens Auto Fix-Focus 50mm, f/6
Film: Fuji Fujicolor 200
Aperture: f/16
Date: May 6th, 2018, 5.33 p.m.
Location: Norris City, Illinois, U.S.A.

Develo…
Added on May  7, 2018

Cow Country

Cow Country
I took a country drive around my town and saw this mailbox topper in the shape of a cow. This is, after all, cow country! I used Russian film that I got at the Film Photography Project.

Camera: Minolta X-300
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film:…
Added on May  6, 2018

Baking Cookies

Baking Cookies
Some of the sugar cookies I made for last Christmas

Camera: Minolta X-300
Lens: Vivitar MC 28mm, f/2.8
Film: Svema Color 125
Shooting Program: Manual
Aperture: f/11
Shutter Speed: "B" 2 secs.
Date: December 3rd, 2017, 4.43 p.m.
Location: Norris Ci…
Added on May  6, 2018

Memories Are Made Of This

Memories Are Made Of This
Each year in the last week of our local school, the juniors paint their names on the side of the Lion's Club building downtown. This was was last year's class. This week, the juniors painted over this and were painting their names. When they get it fin…
Added on May  6, 2018