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Southern Loop

IMG_0116One of our regular routes—which runs under Henry Ave Bridge—as the sun gets lower on the horizon. We had to cancel our group run this morning due to damaging winds.

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Maxine Trail Running Dog

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There’s a new sandwich in town.

IMG_0045Drove half an hour and now patiently waiting to try the Chick’n Shack.

Dogs enjoying the early spring.

2016-03-18-0004Maxine is having the spring of her life. At about eleven years old, she converted from road to trail running. We thought she’d gotten slow with age. Turns out she was just bored. I can’t get over watching her bound over rocks (while yanking me towards injury). So proud.

Top taken with the Voigtlander Snapshot-Skopar pushing 400TX at 3200. Below is the first shot from my new Canon Powershot G9 X. It uses digital technology. So tiny, I got it to take pics of Maxine on the trails. Bottom is from the Fuji X-Pro1. Also digital.

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New Year’s Celebration

2016-03-16-0004We hosted dinner at our place. It was a lot of fun but most of the pictures didn’t turn out. I also had a very thin roll from the Wanderer’s holiday party, barely suitable for Facebook. I have to stop shooting film in the dark. Voigtlander Snapshot-Skopar mounted on Leica MDa pushing Tri-X at 3200.

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Snow. Lots of snow.

_55A7209I learned a butt-load during this year’s storm. Like the difference between scooping shovels and pushing shovels. And parking your cars at the very end of your driveway. Especially if your long driveway catches drift.

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2nd Annual Cornibe Pumpkin Carving Bonanza

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WhirlyBird 2015

2015-10-25-0010This year the race returned to the Bryn Athyn College campus. Not the same course, but at least it had the spiral. Rolleiflex 2.8 F shooting Tri-X pulled two stops.

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Highland Park Cross 2015

2015-10-20-0001Some snapshots of the Tamster’s race from the vantage point of the playground. Didn’t feel lime putting in much of an effort; it was cold in the shade. Hasselblad 500 C shooting Tri-x pulled to 100.

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Shenandoah and other spring photos.

2015-09-21-0002Our lives this past spring was pretty much claimed by the new house but we did manage to get away once. Olympus XA shooting Tri-X pulled to 100 and the miserable Canon T80 shooting Lomography 800 at 400.

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Wanderer’s Night Race

_55A6695Third race of the Fall Trail Series. Easy course, nice turnout. Finished the night off with the street fair in Mount Airy.

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Three birthdays and Labor Day weekend.

2015-09-08-0017Jon’s party was in the Cedar House under the canopy of the Wissahickon while Joe and Tony’s was in the urban setting of Brewerytown. One celebration was vegetarian while the other was a pig smoke. Canon EOS-1 shooting Tri-X pushed to 3200.

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The House in Cresheim Valley

2015-09-08-0002Just a couple of blocks from our house next to our trailhead to the Wissahickon. We almost got married here, but upon inspection it smelled like pee. Yashica A twin lens reflex—probably the simplest camera in my collection—shooting T-Max 100 pulled to ISO 25.

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Granogue Cross 2015

2015-09-07-0001Another cross season, another fabulous day at the DuPont estate in Delaware. Might be the dryest Granogue yet. Bessa I shooting T-Max pulled two stops at 25 ISO. Forgot to transfer focus from the rangefinder to the lens a couple of times.

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Pre-race, Post-race.

_55A6515Wanderers’ Fall Series, Race 1: Battle of the Sexes.

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Forgot how awesome medium format can be.

2015-08-24-0016I can’t remember which Rolleiflex I used. Definitely Porta 160 rated at 100 though. I think.

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Big pile of random spring/summer pics

2015-08-21-0001Moving and stuff kind of messed with my shooting/developing/scanning/posting mojo. So… here’s a bunch of stuff. Olympus XA shooting Ektar at box speed and Superia Xtra 800 rated at 400.

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Mayor’s Cup

2015-08-17-0010I was a sucker and did a race before I was ready. A road race nonetheless. But hey, the barbecue afterwards was worth it. Olympus XA shooting Ektar 100.

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Ball!!!

_55A6007Ball! Ballballball… BALL!!! Ball, ball, ball, BALLBALLBALL!!! Ball.

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Tony and the Photo Nerd

2015-08-14-0002From our first ever get-together at our new house, months before we moved in. Trying out the Canon EOS 650, the first body in the EOS line. Lomography 800 rated at 400.

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Making it ours.

_55A6080Someone should’ve warned us (me) what we (I) were getting into. Our awesome summer has been relegated to an awesome fall; but wait no, the work will never, ever end really. Welcome to homeownership us. Might as well take pictures.

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We bought a house. It was used.

_DSF2938The best photo of the day doesn’t show the house much. See the flowers hanging on the window? They’re plastic. First to get thrown out. Taken by our realtor using the X-Pro1 and Jupiter 8 Soviet lens.

Dogs in the Snow. Chair.

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Spring Classics

2015-04-04-0005Small field at the start line of the last Classic of 2015. Bronica SQ-A shooting Tmax 400 shot at 1600, pushed two stops (leftover roll in the camera).