K. Praslowicz Blog

Sylvania SUPERFLASH - 1949 Advertisment

Published January 4, 2016 in Vintage Media

1949 Advertisement for Sylvania SUPERFLASH flash bulbs.

Reflections on Failing at a 365 Project

Published January 3, 2016 in Reflections On Photography

I attempted a 365 project and failed after eight months.

The Science of Soultography

Published December 18, 2015 in Humor & Satire

"When you photograph people in colour you photograph their clothes. But when you photograph people in Black and white, you photograph their souls!" ~Ted Grant

The Time I Found A Medium Format Film Wrapper

Published December 14, 2015 in Photography Journal

Story of the time I found a discarded medium format film wrapper that I thought fell out of my pocket.

When Photographs Become Historical

Published December 9, 2015 in Reflections On Photography

Addressing that fascinating point when a mundane photo can no longer be retaken.

Organizing Large Format Film Holders: Bag and Tape

Published October 7, 2015 in Gear & Technique

My method for reducing the chance of ruining sheet film by mixing up a large format film holders.

The State of The Blog

Published July 27, 2015 in Life Journal

Does an artist's blog always have to be about the art?

One Time At Milwaukee County Stadium

Published July 25, 2015 in Life Journal

A story from my teen years about a foul ball at Milwaukee County Stadium.

Life Is Strange

Published July 23, 2015 in Life Journal

Remarks about playing a video game that uses a lot of photography cultural references.

On YouTube's Free Music Synchronicity

Published July 3, 2015 in Life Journal

When free music slapped onto videos syncs up perfectly.

The Story of The Time I Ran a Mile

Published June 24, 2015 in Life Journal

I ran a mile. It hurt. a lot.

How to use a Leica - A Practical Guide

Published August 24, 2014 in Humor & Satire

So maybe this isn't the most practical way to use a Leica camera, but it is the way I used mine for a few years. I loved every moment of it. White coddling gloves be damned!

S[kc]andia, M[IN]

Published April 17, 2014 in Meta

Using regular expressions to pair photographers together.

...precisely record infinite detail.

Published April 17, 2014 in Reflections On Photography

An 8x10 negative contains a lot of information. How can we utilize modern technology to put it to use?