HaarFager's photos with the Classic Cameras

Cats In Boxes

Cats In Boxes
A couple of my Mother's cats. For some reason, cats seem to like sitting in boxes.

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Scotch 3M 100
Date: January 1990
Location: Norris City, Illinois, U.S.A.

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Added on August 11, 2019

Sarah G. Johnson - Died December 21st, 1904

Sarah G. Johnson - Died December 21st, 1904
One of the old headstones located at Ebenezer Cemetery, here in Norris City. I wonder if Sarah liked music or reading? What was her favorite foods? The newest date on the headstones pictured here is 1919 - so much has changed since then.

Camera: Koda…
Added on August  4, 2019

Hawaii Five-O Opening

Hawaii Five-O Opening
A multiple exposure photo showing some opening frames from my favorite show, "Hawaii Five-O." The episode was called "The Bark And The Bite" and was broadcast first-run on February 8th, 1979. I would do multiple exposures like this because, one, it save…
Added on July 30, 2019

The Castle

The Castle
This home was built in Carmi, Illinois in 1896 and is now on the Historical Register. It is known locally as “The Castle,” for obvious reasons. The camera I used to take this image is 66 years old.

Camera: Kodak Brownie Hawkeye Flash camera #3, (Camer…
Added on July 27, 2019

Paddle Boating

Paddle Boating
My parents, paddle boating at Pounds Hollow, located in the Shawnee National Forest.

Camera: Minolta XD11
Lens: Minolta MD Rokkor-X 50mm, f/1.2
Film: Kodak Kodacolor II 100 asa
Shooting Program: Aperture Priority
Date: June 30th, 1979
Location: Pounds…
Added on July 23, 2019

Fluffy White Clouds

Fluffy White Clouds
The continual rains we've been getting lately let up for a short while a couple days ago and I got this shot of some nice fluffy, white clouds over our local reservoir.

Camera: Soligor SR-300 MD (Minolta X-300 copy)
Lens: Minolta MD Zoom 28-70mm, f/3.5,…
Added on July 18, 2019

Crescent Moon

Crescent Moon
A tiny sliver of a crescent moon.

Camera: Soligor SR-300 MD (Minolta X-300 copy)
Lens: Auto Sears MC Zoom 100-300mm, f/5.6
Tele-Converter: Soligor Auto Tele 2X Converter
Film: Fuji Fujicolor 200
Aperture: f/8
Shutter Speed: 1/8 sec.
Date: July 4th, 20…
Added on July 17, 2019

Tea Set

Tea Set
This bone china tea set belonged to my late Mother. The pitcher is about 1 ½ inches tall, so it’s a pretty small set. Each piece has gold-plated edges and handles. Uncropped image.

Camera: Soligor SR-300 MD (Minolta X-300 copy)
Lens: Seagull-610 MC 50…
Added on July 17, 2019

Camel Rock

Camel Rock
This natural rock formation is shaped like a camel. It is a popular attraction at the Garden of the Gods park, located in the Shawnee National Forest here in Southern Illinois. People travel from all over the world to see it.

Camera: Minolta SRT-101
L…
Added on July 15, 2019

The Girl Next Door

The Girl Next Door
This is Raven, the girl who used to live next door to me. She posed for me a couple times.

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: 1/8 se…
Added on July 15, 2019

Character

Character
One of the older trees in my back yard. I think it has lots of character.

Camera: Kodak Brownie Hawkeye Flash No. 4, (made in period 6/1955)
Film: Kodak Portra 160 VC (120 size)
Lens: Glass meniscus lens
Aperture: Approximately f/14
Shutter Speed: A…
Added on July 15, 2019

Barn

Barn
An old barn out in the country past our local reservoir.

Camera: Yashica-44a TLR (made in 1959)
Lens: Yashikor 60mm, f/3.5
Film: Efke R100 B&W 127 film
Shooting program: Manual (of course!)
Aperture: f/22
Shutter speed: 1/50 sec.
Date: March 15, 2…
Added on July 15, 2019

The Bridge Over The River Little Wabash

The Bridge Over The River Little Wabash
The bridge leading from Carmi to East Carmi.

Camera: Windsor (Diana-clone)
Film: Fuji Film Neopan Acros 100 ISO 120 film
Aperture: F/19
Shutter Speed: "B" (bulb) 1/2 sec.
Focus Range: 12 feet to infinity (and beyond!)
Date: June 6th, 2014, 6.40 p.m…
Added on July 14, 2019

Covered Bridge

Covered Bridge
This is the old covered bridge located at Leo French Park. Taken on International Film Buying Day (October 1st) 2011.

Camera: Kodak Brownie Hawkeye Flash 620 camera (made in January 1952)
Film: Arista.EDU Ultra 100 ASA black and white 120 film
Date:…
Added on July 14, 2019

Train Train

Train Train
As a young child, I can remember trains travelling down these tracks as they went by my Grandparent's house slightly behind me from this angle.

Camera: Flocon RF 222 (Diana clone)
Film: Kodak Portra-160VC 120 film
Aperture: F/19
Focus distance: 12 ft. to…
Added on July 14, 2019

Sun Flares

Sun Flares
Aberations in the cheap, plastic lens of a Diana-clone camera.

Taken with my Flocon RF 222 Diana-clone 120 camera. This camera is almost perfect - the viewfinder is exactly what you see.

Camera: Flocon RF 222 (Diana clone)
Film: Kodak Tri-X 400 ISO bla…
Added on July 14, 2019

Shadowplay

Shadowplay
The sun shining through my bathroom window onto my kitchen floor left these interesting shadows.

Camera: Zenit ET (Made in Russia in 1984)
Lens: Auto Sears 50mm, f/1.7 (Made in Japan)
Film: Arista.EDU 100 B&W 35mm
Aperture: f/8
Shutter Speed: 1/125 se…
Added on July 12, 2019

Ornamental Pear Tree

Ornamental Pear Tree
Another view of my ornamental pear tree as it was blooming last Spring.

Camera: Yashica FX-7 Super
Lens: Yashica ML Zoom 35-105mm, f/3.5 @50mm
Filter: Optex 55mm Skylight (1A)
Film: Kodak Max 400
Aperture: f/11
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Date: April 7th,…
Added on July 11, 2019