Film Friday #11: Rollei RPX 400

Rollei’s RPX 400 is the German equivalent to Kodak’s Tri-X or Ilford’s HP5. It’s cheap, it’s dependable and it has that classic tonality. Yet not many people are aware of ...

In Memoriam – My Rolleicord Va

This blog post is basically me lamenting about my favourite camera, my Rolleicord Va, and its demise. It is no longer with us due to a nasty fall (thank goodness it wasn’t me – it’s ...

Croissants and Cameras: Rolleicord I

Before Covid-19 I thought it might be a good idea to acquire another Rolleicord, specifically for taking into questionable situations such as music festivals and Burning Man. Places many environmental ...

Cameras and Croissants: Pushed Rollei RPX 100 to 800 ISO

I decided to shoot a roll of Rollei RPX 100 at 800 ISO because after work we were going to see a friends art show at Highcroft Manor and it was all I had on me (silly I know I could have bought one of ...

Rollei Retro 80S stand developed in Blazinal

I felt compelled, after shooting so much of the Rollei Retro 400S, to try the Rollei Retro 80S in winter. But my question being – is it too slow for street photography with the dark conditions t ...