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Round Top, Texas – Film Photography

Posted on Mar 14, 2017 in Nostalgia Film, photography, travel | Comments Off on Round Top, Texas – Film Photography

Last fall, Victor and I traveled to Round Top, Texas, for a day of antique shopping. I took along 35mm film and an analog camera and captured some fun and colorful finds. We spent the morning at Marburger Farm, then the afternoon and evening combing the fields and exploring the tiny town. I scored a vintage garnet ring, a new-to-us ’50s aqua dinette set, and some cowgirl boots for our daughter. The next morning before heading back to Austin, we stopped into Junk Gypsy World Headquarters to look around and gather up some DIY inspiration of our own (as well as snag their book!).

I thought I’d blog it now, since the next antique weekend is coming at the end of March. For those of you in Austin like us, I highly recommend a day trip or weekend getaway!

vintage film photography videography

Roundtop Antiques Marburger Farms

Roundtop Antiques Marburger Farms photography videography

Round Top Texas Photography

Roundtop Antiques Marburger Farms photography videography

Round Top Texas film photography

Round Top Texas film photography

Round Top Texas wedding photographer photography videography

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Kelsey & Austin: Super 8 Videography at The Reserve at Dancing Elk Ranch

Posted on Dec 20, 2016 in real weddings, super 8, super 8 weddings, travel, wedding videography, wedding videography Texas, weddings | Comments Off on Kelsey & Austin: Super 8 Videography at The Reserve at Dancing Elk Ranch

Kelsey and Austin got married on a beautiful fall day at the stunning venue, The Reserve at Dancing Elk Ranch, located in Mathis, South Texas. We loved working with Platinum Events, which insured their wedding day was beautiful and executed flawlessly. In between their florals and the bride’s sister’s centerpieces, there was rustic, Southwestern beauty and flair throughout the venue and day. We also enjoyed working alongside Studio Eleven Photography. We filmed their wedding day on Super 8 film and created an heirloom film for them and their family.

Congratulations Kelsey and Austin!

Kelsey & Austin: Super 8 Videography at The Reserve at Dancing Elk Ranch from Nostalgia Film on Vimeo.

Wedding Vendors:

Band/DJ: S&J Events
Cinematography: Nostalgia Film
Clothing: Blush Bridal
Coordinator: Platinum Events
Invitations: Paper Peach Shop
Makeup/Hair Artist: Bombshell Beauty
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Travel Film Photography

Posted on Aug 30, 2016 in photography, travel | Comments Off on Travel Film Photography

I’ve been taking my film cameras with me everywhere this spring and summer. Here are a couple of my favorite shots from my Texas travels and day trips, shot on 35mm as well as my Holga.

 

Texas travel photography

wildflower film photography

San Antonio photography

San Antonio church film photography

Betram Texas film photography Holga

 

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Summertime Film Photography: Port Aransas

Posted on Aug 28, 2016 in photography, portraits, travel | Comments Off on Summertime Film Photography: Port Aransas

As the summer winds to a close (calendar-wise, not weather-wise), and Facebook feeds fill with adorable back-to-school photos, I thought I’d do a post of film photography commemorating our much-too-short summer. I’ve been having fun the last few months taking out the very first camera I learned on — my Pentax K1000. It’s been serving me well on adventures with my little Z. Here are a few from a long weekend in Port Aransas.

Port Aransas portrait photography

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Port Aransas film photography

Beach film photography

mother + daughter film photography

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Seattle on Film – Diana Mini 35mm Photography

Posted on Oct 29, 2015 in Nostalgia Film, photography, travel | Comments Off on Seattle on Film – Diana Mini 35mm Photography

A lot of times when I travel, I like to take a toy plastic camera in addition to my fancy DSLR. It forces to me think on the fly, shoot from the hip, think about composition, and just have fun! In this case, it was the Diana Mini with 400 speed Lomo film. It makes dreamy, lo-fi images, and it’s always kind of an adventure to see what you’re going to get weeks after you’ve returned. I first discovered Lomography and their line of cameras (starting with the awesome Lomo LC-A about 15 or 16 years ago), and I have been hooked since!

Also, while I am on the topic… A Seattle Super 8mm wedding film is totally on my bucket list. So if you are getting married in Seattle and want a Super 8 wedding film, please get in touch!

 

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Marfa & West Texas Film Photography: B&W 35mm & Holga

Posted on Apr 18, 2013 in general, photography, travel | Comments Off on Marfa & West Texas Film Photography: B&W 35mm & Holga

We blogged recently on some of our favorite things in Marfa and some of our digital photography from our recent trip to film a wedding there. We’ve gotten the Super 8mm back from the lab, and it’s so stunning! While I am picking out the perfect song and editing their highlight, I wanted to share some of our still photography from the trip. I bought a new mini Diana that shoots 35mm shortly before we left, as the Lomography store on Congress was closing, and we took along our trusty Holga, too.

Marfa Lights

Marfa Lights

El Paisano & Palace Theater

El Paisano & Palace Theater

El Paisano Hotel

El Paisano Hotel

Ballroom Marfa

Ballroom Marfa

Cacti

Cacti

Marfa Courthouse

Marfa Courthouse

Prada Marfa Portraits

Prada Marfa Portraits

Prada Marfa

Prada Marfa

Terlingua

Terlingua

Terlingua Ruins

Terlingua Ruins

"Dead End Kids"

“Dead End Kids”

Starlight Theatre

Starlight Theatre

terlingua

Terlingua

Terlingua Cemetery B&W

Terlingua Cemetery B&W

Terlingua Cemetery Color

Terlingua Cemetery Color

Terlingua Church

Terlingua Church

Big Bend Rio Grande Color

Big Bend Rio Grande Color

Big Bend Octillo

Big Bend Octillo

Octillio

Octillio

Big Bend Rio Grande B&W

Big Bend Rio Grande B&W

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