Tuesday, May 31, 2011

180 - stormy night

180 - stormy night by .reid.
180 - stormy night, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

The storm on Thursday night was incredible and impressive, so much so that I was nervous about trying to stand on the porch to make some shots. I got this from my upstairs room.

179 - slippers

179 - slippers by .reid.
179 - slippers, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Nº 106 of 365 days of film: Baklava

(Saturday, 16 April 2011) Had lunch with some friends at a great new Turkish restaurant in town and learned a new way to eat one of my favorite desserts without a utensil.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Spectra SE Land Camera
Film of the Day: PZ 600 from The Impossible Project

16//53: Sanctuary

16//53: Sanctuary by Penlington Manor
16//53: Sanctuary, a photo by Penlington Manor on Flickr.

(Saturday, 16 April 2011) The interior of Sarah Jane Johnson Memorial United Methodist Church.

Camera: Lomography Sprocket Rocket
Film: Fuji X-tra 400

Nº 105 of 365 days of film: Daffodils

(Friday, 15 April 2011) Apparently my SLR 680 thought I wanted to focus on the daffodil leaves and stems rather than the flowers proper.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Spectra SE Land Camera
Film of the Day: PZ 600 from The Impossible Project

Nº 104 of 365 days of film: Reflections

(Thursday, 14 April 2011) Was thrilled to find that I still had a couple frames left in my Square Shooter 2. Even more thrilled that this one came out okay.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Square Shooter Land Camera
Film of the Day: Polaroid Viva (Type 80 packfilm)

Nº 103 of 365 days of film: Puzzled

(Wednesday, 13 April 2011) One of the most challenging puzzles I’ve ever worked on.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Spectra SE Land Camera
Film of the Day: PZ 600 from The Impossible Project

Nº 102 of 365 days of film: Things Are Looking Up

(Tuesday, 12 April 2011) Clear skies. Bare trees. Must mean spring finally arrived!

Camera of the Day: Lomography Sprocket Rocket
Film of the Day: Fuji X-tra 400

Nº 101 of 365 days of film: Heat Wave

(Monday, 11 April 2011) It finally warmed up enough to start melting thick ice!

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Automatic 230 Land Camera
Film of the Day: Polaroid Blue Type 100 from The Impossible Project

Nº 100 of 365 days of film: Frozen Dock

(Sunday, 10 April 2011) Went for a walk around the (still frozen) lake this afternoon.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Automatic 230 Land Camera
Film of the Day: Polaroid Blue Type 100 from The Impossible Project

Casowasco Sunrise

Casowasco Sunrise by Penlington Manor
Casowasco Sunrise, a photo by Penlington Manor on Flickr.

Taken 6 January with my Sprocket Rocket camera.

View From the Top of the Rock

Took this from the Top of the Rock on a visit to NYC last December. One of the first shots I took with my Sprocket Rocket camera.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Nº 99 of 365 days of film & 16//53: All American Restaurant

Nº 99 of 365 days of film & 16//53: All American Restaurant

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SX-70 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Nº 98 of 365 days of film: Me

(Friday, 8 April 2011) Had some trouble with the last couple of frames of this pack not ejecting. This one did… Obviously I did not break the camera!

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SLR680 Land Camera
Film of the Day: Polaroid 600 Black & White

Nº 97 of 365 days of film: Doggie Bank

(Thursday, 7 April 2011) Used this bank as kid to collect coins for my savings account.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SX-70 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Nº 96 of 365 days of film: Marbles

(Wednesday, 6 April 2011) Some antique glass marbles.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SX-70 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Nº 95 of 365 days of film: It Snowed Today

(Tuesday, 5 April 2011) Winter’s last big hoorah.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SLR680 Land Camera
Film of the Day: Polaroid 600 Black & White

Nº 94 of 365 days of film: It Rained Today

(Monday, 4 April 2011) I have the umbrella to prove it.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SLR680 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Nº 93 of 365 days of film: Ready for Spring

(Sunday, 3 April 2011) Still too soon to go boating. (It was almost another three weeks before the lake was clear of ice…)

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SX-70 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Nº 92 of 365 days of film & 14//53: Sunset

(Saturday, 2 April 2011) Got busy today and almost missed taking a shot. Thankfully got a shot of the beautiful sunset!

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Automatic 230 Land Camera
Film of the Day: Polaroid Blue Type 100 from The Impossible Project

Nº 91 of 365 days of film: Tableau

(Friday, 1 April 2011) A study in eclecticism

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Spectra SE Land Camera
Film of the Day: PZ 600 from The Impossible Project

Nº 90 of 365 days of film: Orchid II

(Thursday, 31 March 2011) A different shot of my new orchid

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SLR680 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Nº 89 of 365 days of film: Orchid I

(Wednesday, 30 March 2011) I spotted this orchid in Wegmans the other day and couldn’t resist.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SX-70 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Nº 88 of 365 days of film: Tiny Fingers

(Tuesday, 29 March 2011) Visited Morgan today, who slept the entire time.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SLR680 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Nº 87 of 365 days of film: Feeder

(Monday, 28 March 2011) A freshly filled feeder is always a big hit with the birds

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SX-70 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Nº 86 of 365 days of film: Camp

(Sunday, 27 March 2011) My brother gave this bear to me when I was born. I later named it “Camp”. I used it to talk to some kids this morning about camp!

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SLR680 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

13//53: Cameo

13//53: Cameo by Penlington Manor
13//53: Cameo, a photo by Penlington Manor on Flickr.

(Saturday, 26 March 2011) The old Cameo Theater in Binghamton, New York.

Camera: Polaroid Automatic 230 Land Camera
Film: Polaroid Blue Type 100 from The Impossible Project

Nº 85 of 365 days of film: Lullaby

(Saturday, 24 March 2011) Morgan appears to be singing a lullaby to herself.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SLR680 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Morgan

Morgan by Penlington Manor
Morgan, a photo by Penlington Manor on Flickr.

Nº 84 of 365 days of film: Beta Bot

(Friday, 25 March 2011) My first shot with the super awesome 600 speed color film from Impossible Project.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid SLR680 Land Camera
Film of the Day: PX 680 Beta from The Impossible Project

Nº 83 of 365 days of film: Stripe

(Thursday, 24 March 2011) The stripe on the ceiling over the entrance to the former Cameo Theater in Binghamton, New York.

Camera of the Day: SuperHeadz Black Slim Devil
Film of the Day: Fuji X-tra 400

Nº 82 of 365 days of film: Chimes

(Wednesday, 23 March 2011)

Camera of the Day: SuperHeadz Black Slim Devil
Film of the Day: Fuji X-tra 400

Nº 81 of 365 days of film: It’s a Girl!

(Tuesday, 22 March 2011) Little Miss Morgan entered the world yesterday. I got to meet her today. Here she is in the arms of her proud papa, Kevin.

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Automatic 230 Land Camera
Film of the Day: Polaroid Blue Type 100 from The Impossible Project

Nº 80 of 365 days of film: Snowy Stream

(Monday, 21 March 2011) And here I thought the snow was gone for good. My bad.

Camera of the Day: SuperHeadz Black Slim Devil
Film of the Day: Fuji X-tra 400

Nº 79 of 365 days of film: Stumped

(Sunday, 20 March 2011) It was such a gorgeous afternoon, so I was stumped as to why more snow was on its way the following day...

Camera of the Day: Polaroid Spectra SE
Film of the Day: PZ600 Silver Shade from The Impossible Project

178 - waiting

178 - waiting by .reid.
178 - waiting, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

We've not yet had our first campfire this year. Our lawn furniture and the fire ring are waiting patiently!

Monday, May 23, 2011

177 - sleeping cat

177 - sleeping cat by .reid.
177 - sleeping cat, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

I stayed in bed sick today, and Natalie hung out with me all day. She's good company.

Sunday, May 22, 2011

176 - apple blossom

176 - apple blossom by .reid.
176 - apple blossom, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

The petals are still on the apple trees at Sky Lake!

175 - tracks

175 - tracks by .reid.
175 - tracks, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

These are right across the street from our house. I don't know why I don't take pictures here more often.

174 - painter

174 - painter by .reid.
174 - painter, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

As part of Owego's Third Friday Art Walk, a local artist that we really like, Anthony Cerretani, did a demonstration of his painting at one of the restaurants downtown. It was awesome.

173 - another rainstorm

173 - another rainstorm by .reid.
173 - another rainstorm, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

The Southern Tier is certainly living up to its reputation this spring.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Monday, May 16, 2011

169 - dreary lake

169 - dreary lake by .reid.
169 - dreary lake, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

After a week full of sunshine, we're back to the typical gloom of NY's Southern Tier. Oh, well.

Saturday, May 14, 2011

168 - peace in the air

168 - peace in the air by .reid.
168 - peace in the air, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

Sometimes it's fun to paint with light.

Friday, May 13, 2011

167 - peek (self-portrait)

167 - peek (self-portrait) by .reid.
167 - peek (self-portrait), a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

166 - tree branch and moon

166 - tree branch and moon by .reid.
166 - tree branch and moon, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

The moon was lovely.

(If I had a zoomier lens, I might've been able to catch it better. Let's be honest, though, a super-zoomy lens would probably almost never leave my camera bag.)

165 - petals

165 - petals by .reid.
165 - petals, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

The petals fall off the trees too quickly.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

164 - orchid self-portrait

164 - orchid self-portrait by .reid.
164 - orchid self-portrait, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

Just hanging out with my sweet husband on a Tuesday night.

Check out those orchids!

163 - prowl

163 - prowl by .reid.
163 - prowl, a photo by .reid. on Flickr.

Playing with crumpled-up paper is pretty intense.