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Julio1fer
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Old slides

Post by Julio1fer » Sat May 11, 2019 9:56 pm

Testing my little film scanner, I opened old slide albums and checked a few. All of these were taken with Pentax K-1000, Ektachromes and Fujis. Normal lens 50/2 except the last one.

Storm coming in, Florianopolis, Brazil 1982

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Sunset - experimenting with out of focus to get large images of the Sun. About 2004

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Itaipu dam, Brazil 1982

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My late father, a photo enthusiast and advanced amateur, 2004

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Fisherman on his boat, taken with a 500mm mirror, 2005

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I miss not having E-6 film anymore, but progress is progress. At least I can show these old images! Colors have stood quite well.

Please share some old slides if you have them around!

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Re: Old slides

Post by alexvaras » Sun May 12, 2019 12:11 am

Wonderful images Julio, thank you very much form sharing!

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Post by PFMcFarland » Mon May 13, 2019 11:22 pm

I take it the new Ektachrome has not reached your part of the world yet. Not that I've seen much of it around here either. Some very fine photos there, Julio. I hope to get my scanner up and running soon, as I have quite a few slides to go through.

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Re: Old slides

Post by Philip » Fri May 17, 2019 1:07 pm

Wonderful pictures, and I especially like the portrait of your father.

I miss slides, too. I love finding my old ones -- they scan so well!

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