Random Shots from the Olympus OM-1 on Kodak Ektar 100

While I'm definitely over the "I have to carry my camera everywhere" feeling that gripped me last year, I still like to occasionally wander around aimlessly with a camera over my shoulder. I've had a roll of Kodak Ektar 100 in my Olympus OM-1 over the last week or so and after getting the film back from the lab on Tuesday night, I found more than a dozen images that I really loved and several I had forgot that I had taken. Some of the latter were my favorites from the roll. Most of these were taken in various parts of Brooklyn as Kate and I enjoyed our normal, meandering, long walks. I still can't remember being in the East Village with this camera and this roll, but I had two shots of the East Village Cadillac on there somehow.

Yellow Brick Building and Blue Sky, Gowanus, Brooklyn, Kodak Ektar 100 Yellow Brick and Blue Sky,

Yellow and Green Bicycles, Brooklyn Heights, Kodak Ektar 100

4 TEN Letters Outside Antique Store on Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, Kodak Ektar 100

No. 162, Tribeca, Kodak Ektar 100

East Village Cadillac, Kodak Ektar 100

Funny story about this Cadillac, a couple of my images were used by the New York Times East Village Local and the owner of the Cadillac responded in the comments section.

Little Orange Car, Gowanus, Brooklyn, Kodak Ektar 100

Church Board, Gowanus, Brooklyn, Kodak Ektar 100

Eventually, I'm going to do a whole series on these church boards of Brooklyn. I'm not religious in any way, but I'm fascinated by these signs and the level of detail they preserve about the church. I'm attracted to the signs that use different fonts and sizes to get their message across.

Empty Lot, Downtown Brooklyn, Kodak Ektar 100

Triceratops Custom Cab, Gowanus, Brooklyn, Kodak Ektar 100

I've passed this truck before without taking a picture (it's on the way to our favorite pie place Four and Twenty Blackbirds) and this time Kate saw me hesitate and reach for my camera. "Go ahead," she said as she stood there waiting for me as I waited out the traffic.