Category Archives: Film

Ansco Shur Shot Test Roll

These pictures were taken with the Ansco Shur Shot camera, which was made from about 1935 through sometime around 1950 (as best as I can tell).  Prior to WWII, it was branded as Agfa-Ansco (I have one of those too–still untested), but after the war, it was rebranded just as Ansco (since Agfa was a […]

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My Sister’s Wedding

(posted by Kerith) Last week, my entire family (all 14 of us) trekked up to Buffalo, NY for Annelise & Nick’s wedding. The last time we were all out of Philly together was eons ago, probably a family reunion that we traveled 12 hours in a very crammed minivan to get to. Annelise & Nick […]

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Filmy Goodness

I’ve been meaning to put up this post for a while.  A few weeks ago I had three rolls of film developed. The first was a roll of Kodak Portra 160NC shot in the Argus C3.  This roll was shot over a period of a month or two this summer. This shot was taken at […]

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Cape May

On Wednesday, we went to Cape May for our first beach trip of the year.  We had planned to go on my birthday a few weeks ago, but the forecast called for rain, so we decided not to go.  It didn’t rain.  Wednesday’s forecast said it would be sunny and a high of 94°.  It […]

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4th of July Weekend

This spring, Kerith and I decided to become a host family for international students through the Right at Home homestay program.  Last Monday, Muath moved in with us.  Muath is from Saudi Arabia and is enrolled in a six-week ESL program at Penn.  Since he came, we have spent a lot of time showing him […]

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