From Pillar

FUJIFILM XPRO 2 WITH 35MM LEICA SUMMARIT-M F/2.5 [click image for larger size]

Away Whit Ya

FUJIFILM X100T @23mm, ISO 1250, 1/1600 sec, f/14
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FUJIFILM X100T @23mm, ISO 1000, 1/500 sec, f/11
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FUJIFILM X100T @23mm, ISO 1600, 1/1000 sec, f/8
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I am exhausted, physically, my arms and thighs mostly. No reason other than my condition, Crohn’s Disease, at play. Along with the debilitating cramps, urgency for the loo and continuing fear of not actually making the toilet – that’s right I’m an almost thirty year old man who lives with the idea, the fear, that I Continue reading Foundational


FUJIFILM X100T @23mm, ISO 1600, 1/2000 sec, f/9
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I watched a man playing catch with his dog for the better part of ten minutes. Back and forth with a frisbee, the dog chasing, each stride made with such frantic force I thought the dog would lose a limb. It was warm when the sun was out, winter warm so not shorts and Continue reading Flattened

In My Head

FUJIFILM X100T @23mm, ISO 3200, 1/160 sec, f/14
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We’re so glad to see so many of you lovely people here tonight‘, the words of Elwood Blues rings loudly into my ears, no music, just my mind wandering into an older memory, ‘and we would especially like to welcome all the representatives of Illinois’ Law Enforcement Community who have chosen to join us here in the Palace Hotel Ballroom at this time‘. I always thought Continue reading In My Head


FUJIFILM XPRO 2 WITH 21MM VOIGTLANDER F/4 [click image for larger size]

I treated myself to a new prezzie this month – a Fujifilm X-Pro 2 and Voigtlander 21mm f4 M mount lens.

I was going to do a ‘How/ Why I Came To This Decision’ piece, explaining the past years journey with the X100T and X70, the fact that I have chosen to sell the X70 and explaining that I had Continue reading Present