A Thursday morning photowalk.
I got out for a film-shooters photowalk in Austin this morning with Chris Ullrich and Amy Jasek.
The only digital camera I had with me was my iPhone 8.
I brought a bunch of film cameras, but mostly used my recently rediscovered Nikon One•Touch Zoom 90 loaded with a 24 exposure roll of 35mm Ilford XP2 Super and my little Olympus Stylus Epic loaded with a 36 exposure roll of Kodak Ektar 100.
Chris had his awesome Leica M6, and Amy had a really slick black Contax G2.
Chris and I walked from the new-ish Austin Library to Intelligentsia Coffee at 3rd and Nueces Street to meet Amy.
After conversation, coffee, and a light breakfast, the stroll began. Cameras in hand, we headed east on 3rd street to Congress Avenue, headed north where Amy broke out her new Ondu 4×5 pinhole camera.
Crossing over around 8th , we headed back down Congress Avenue to 2nd, then winding our way west, back to the library, where – before we went our separate ways – we talked at length about the current state of the Film Shooters Collective.
Great walk. Great conversation. Great people. Great fun. I hope I got some great pictures!