today has become one of those really good days where things just get better and better.
went to work (it sucked) but was able to shoot a co worker of mine during my lunch break
went shopping for paper for my project due tomorrow settled for moab entrada rag 11x17
got home and shot my new friend Domino (drag queen Pearl Teese) got some great shots for the project
friday i emailed this craiglsit seller about some old Polaroid cameras she had for sale and contacted her again this morning via email and finally we agreed to meet this evening so i can pick em up i totally hit the jack pot. Her partner and her are the cutest lesbian couple ever. We talked about cameras ,(one of them was a photographer that was down sizing her camera equipment due to moving to a new place)life her in the city our work and shared out info to remain in touch. what i got from them
polaorid auto land camera 430
polaroid land camera electric zip ( which i’ll modify for wet plate)
polaroid land camera swinger model 20 (which ill modify for wet plate)
polaroid land camera color pack II
two kodak brownies (which ill modify some how)
set of polaoid lens filters
polaroid shutter and flash transmitter (old technology but works great)
and extra flash cubes
also my chemistry for Wet plate collodion came in today so i can start shooting wet plate as soon as possible.