I was taking a day trip in my Jeep Wrangler while Kay was gone on a trip and like I often do, I brought my Toyo VX-125 4×5 film camera setup with me. I was driving a dirt road like I often do and came upon this creek near Kingfisher. I stopped on the two-lane […]
My daughter Emily and her husband Dirk Mathews stopped by to pick up their kids and since I already had my Toyo VX-125 all set up on the back porch, I talked them into posting for a quick portrait on black and white Ilford Delta Pro 100 film.
I started to toss this piece of film since the image is out of focus, but changed my mind and posted it just to show that not every photo turns out great. I was photographing two of my grandkids on our back porch with my Toyo VX-125 film camera and this one I just missed […]
After I was done taking my grandkids photos, I let them take a picture of me with my Toyo VX-125 film camera. I had them check and adjust the focus and then load the film holder and snap the shutter. I like to see them learning new skills like photography.
I had not taken any recent 4×5 pictures so one day in the summer of 2023 I asked my granddaughter Luna Mathews to pose for a quick picture on our back deck. I shot this photo with my Nikon 300mm F5.6 W lens on my Toyo VX-125 view camera. I had to install a rail […]