K. Praslowicz Blog

The Man Who Was Looking At A Nikon

Published October 17, 2010 in Photography Journal

Story of a random encounter I had with a man who wanted to buy a Nikon Camera.

Al Franken Totally Looks Like Garry Winogrand

Published October 13, 2010 in Humor & Satire

Garry Winogrand and Al Franken: Sharing the same genetics?

Medium and Large Format Cameras in Film and Television

Published September 25, 2010 in Photography in Movies and Television.

Looking for the use of medium and large format camera equipment in movies and television.

Photography In The Future

Published September 10, 2010 in Photography in Movies and Television.

Looking at how movies set in the near or distant future depict photography.

For The Soused Photographer: TLR Camera Flasks

Published September 2, 2010 in Gear & Technique

A look at some vintage flasks designed to look like twin lens reflex cameras.

Small World by Martin Parr - A Photo Book I Love

Published August 31, 2010 in Book Reviews

Book review of Martin Parr's Small World

Photography in Films: Hello Kitty Leicas

Published August 19, 2010 in Photography in Movies and Television.

Hello Kitty Leica sightings in movies a television. Second installment in a series about photography in movies and television.

Leica Sightings

Published August 16, 2010 in Photography in Movies and Television.

Leica sightings in movies and television. First installment in a series about photography in movies and television.

Catalina Swimsuits For Nudists In Sweden

Published August 14, 2010 in Found Photos

Analyzing a 1946 photograph depicting a women jumping out of a box in front of an American Airlines DC-3.

Al Franken & Free The Hikers

Published August 2, 2010 in Photography Journal

Al Franken came to Duluth. I got photos.

There are Fake Smiles, and then there are Fake Smiles

Published July 26, 2010 in Humor & Satire

Some digital cameras will now alter faces to add smiles. Is this a good feature?

Women From The 1920s

Published July 3, 2010 in Vintage Media

A short color movie from Kodak created in 1922.

Mamiya RB67: Street Photography Monster Camera

Published June 26, 2010 in Gear & Technique

Thoughts about using the very large Mamiya RB67 camera for hand-held street photography.

I Was Shooting Color Film One Day...

Published June 21, 2010 in Photography Journal

A short story about color film.

Wesly Ngetich and I

Published May 9, 2010 in Photography Journal

How the untimely death of a Kenyan athlete changed my photography.

TLR Fervor

Published April 18, 2010 in Photography Journal

Thoughts on Street Photography: Gluttony of Big Cities

Published April 10, 2010 in Reflections On Photography

Can shooting on sparsely populated streets make you learn street photography better?

TIME-O-LITE - 1947 Advertisment

Published April 3, 2010 in Vintage Media

Vintage advertisement from 1947 for Time-O-Lite darkroom timers.