Archive for April, 2012

For sparkling pictures big as life … Kodak 35mm color slides!           From a 1958 double-page magazine advertisement As Kodak’s bankruptcy drama continues, fans of analog photography watch and wait to see which of their beloved products disappear as the once-mighty company tries to find a way to successfully reorganize for the 21st century. The […]


The other day I was in HMML’s basement studio photographing some rare books for our newsletter. The camera we use for digitizing books and taking studio pictures is a Canon 5D Mark II, a 21-megapixel digital single-lens-reflex (dSLR) camera. For our purposes it’s ideal—the image quality is excellent and the resolution provided exceeds what we […]