Recommended reading

Welcome to the first Recommended Reading of 2020! But don’t be disappointed when you find posts in it from the very tail end of 2019. They’re still fresh.

💻 There’s a spectacular nine-span rainbow concrete arch bridge in Caledonia, Ontario, and Doug at Gribblenation shows some photos and tells its story. Read Caledonia Bridge – Caledonia, Ontario

💻 Gerald Greenwood writes a short but insightful personal essay on tradition: what it’s really all about. Read Christmas 2019

Kodak Retina IIa
Canon PowerShot S95, 2012.

📷 Aly Chiarello gives a nice short review of the Argus Argoflex Seventy-Five, which punches above its weight class in image quality. Read The Argus Argoflex Seventy-Five

📷 Chris Sherlock is the premier Kodak Retina repairperson in the world, and Mike Eckman interviews him. Read One Hour Photo 3: Chris Sherlock

📷 I shared my ten favorite photos the other day. A fellow film photoblogger who goes by fishyfisharcade shared his top 12 — one from every month. His b/w work is so cinematic! Do have a look. Read Day 365 – Twelve favourite photos from 2019

💻 Just to make you feel old(er), here’s a post from Tim Urban that shows us just how far away 2020 is from events that don’t seem all that long ago. Read It’s 2020 and you’re in the future


Comments

6 responses to “Recommended reading”

  1. DougD Avatar
    DougD

    Ha, that Caledonia bridge is only about 20 minutes from my house. It is indeed in poor condition. You should come and check it out before they knock it down, which has been delayed until 2022

    1. Jim Grey Avatar

      Oh, that’s a shame. It’s an interesting bridge.

  2. fishyfisharcade Avatar

    Wowsers, I made your recommended reading post! I’m both grateful and honoured by the mention. Thank you Jim.

    1. Jim Grey Avatar

      You’re most welcome!

  3. Aly's Vintage Camera Alley Avatar

    Thank you so much for adding me to your list. I was so excited when I woke up to that this morning. It has been a hope of mine to one day make your list :)

    1. Jim Grey Avatar

      My pleasure!

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