michael sturgess

Photographer. Artist. Designer.

Holga 120GN

I’m only going to shot with this Holga in 6×4.5cm size.
Here’s some images from the first roll using expired Kodak Portra 160.

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London, UK. January 2018.

Diana

First roll in the Diana F+ using Ilford FP4Plus for the January FP4Party.

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London, UK. January 2018.

Venice Doubles

Accidental pinhole double exposures.

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Venice, Italy. May 2017.

Verona – 35mm

One city, two cameras and three film stocks.

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Verona, Italy. May 2017.

West Sussex beaches

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East Beach, Bognor Regis, West Sussex, UK. August 2017.
Felpham Beach, West Sussex, UK. August 2017.

An experiment

Take one roll of Agfa Vista 200ISO (24 exposures) and shoot the first 12 exposures at 800ISO. Then shoot the remaining 12 exposures at 400ISO.
Rewind the film almost all the way back into the film cassette and then respool the film backwards onto an empty film cassette and reshoot the roll at 25ISO.
And this happens:

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East Beach, Bognor Regis, West Sussex, UK. August 2017.
Felpham Beach, West Sussex, UK. August 2017.
West Beach, Littlehampton, West Sussex, UK. August 2017.
London, UK. August 2017.

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Lisburn – London film swap 2

Part two of a film swap with Andy Clarke.

You can find more of Andy’s work here, here and here.

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Lisburn and London, UK. July 2017.

Lisburn – London film swap 1

A film swap with Andy Clarke.

You can find more of Andy’s work here, here and here.

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Lisburn and London, UK. July 2017.

Redscale 2

Agfa Vista rerolled redscale film.

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London, UK. July 2017.

Redscale 1

Ultrafine Red Dragon redscale film.

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London, UK. February 2017.