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Secret Journey of Your Eyes

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April 30th, 2010 at 11:23 pm

Approaching Conflation -Ilford HP5 plus 400

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April 26th, 2010 at 8:49 am

Hooded SwankoPrint!

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Hooded SwankoPrint!
Hooded SwankoPrint!, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

Developed in SwankoLab for iPhone using Vinny’s BL94, Vinny’s BL04,
Noir Fixer, and Noir Fixer

41 and there’s so much more to do.

Embiggen

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April 8th, 2010 at 11:03 am

Fountain near the Pantheon Rome 1993

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Fountain near the Pantheon Rome 1993
Fountain near the Pantheon Rome 1993, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

converted to black and white. I think I like the color version better, but probably because I’ve seen it more times.

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from my archives, naturally (1993 was a long, long time ago in the digital era)

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February 2nd, 2010 at 10:26 pm

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Harrison Ford at the Haymarket

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Harrison Ford at the Haymarket
Harrison Ford at the Haymarket, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

Shot with my Hipstamatic for iPhone
Lens: John S
Film: BlacKeys B+W
Flash: Off

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billboard for Extraordinary Measures looking at Marry Brogger’s Haymarket Riot Memorial statue

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January 31st, 2010 at 7:04 pm

A Little Blood in Our Eyes

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A Little Blood in Our Eyes
A Little Blood in Our Eyes, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

the former Carson Pirie Scott building, now empty, though with big plans for the future.

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has anything moved in yet?

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January 4th, 2010 at 5:23 pm

Perspectives – St Peter’s – Vatican City, 1993

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Perspectives - St Peter's - Vatican City, 1993
Perspectives – St Peter’s – Vatican City, 1993, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

scanned from a 4×6 print.

Click to embiggen and marvel at the photo grain
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probably Tri-X but maybe a Kodak 400

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January 3rd, 2010 at 12:29 pm

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Search for Advantages

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Search for Advantages
Search for Advantages, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

Jackson Avenue, after a rain

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converted to Agfa Scala in Photoshop1

Footnotes:
  1. Alien Skin Exposure 2 []

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December 21st, 2009 at 12:33 am

Clemency of Elders

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Clemency of Elders
Clemency of Elders, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

Van Buren

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from last week’s Flickr meetup

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December 20th, 2009 at 6:37 pm

Madonna of the Splinter – Vatican Museum, 1993

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Madonna of the Splinter - Vatican Museum, 1993
Madonna of the Splinter – Vatican Museum, 1993, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

of course, no idea about the real artist/title. Sculpture carved of wood.

Scanned from a 4×6 print.

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really need to retrieve my negatives from Austin – would love to scan from the originals

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December 18th, 2009 at 6:28 pm

Snowy evening commute

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Snowy evening commute
Snowy evening commute, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

Last night

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tonight there is actually some snow, but I’m not taking photographs of it. Go figure…

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December 9th, 2009 at 4:42 pm

The Least of Faiths

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November 17th, 2009 at 6:39 pm

Dream away

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Dream away
Dream away, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

Still raining, still dreaming

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gazing out of my office window onto the streets below is much more fun than working

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October 15th, 2009 at 12:44 pm

Street corner in the rain

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Street corner in the rain
Street corner in the rain, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

West Loop, from my office window. Modified with Best Camera app

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if I had opened this on my computer before uploading, I might have cropped this a bit, but not drastically.

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October 15th, 2009 at 12:41 pm

Shine Your Lights For Me – HP5 Plus 400

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Shine Your Lights For Me - HP5 Plus 400
Shine Your Lights For Me – HP5 Plus 400, originally uploaded by swanksalot.

I’m guessing the Pittsburgh Steelers on their way to O’Hare, as time was right. Three buses plus police escort heading towards the Interstate.

Could have been something else though.

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on the corner of Canal Street and Randolph

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September 22nd, 2009 at 7:47 pm