K. Praslowicz Blog


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.


So I was out shooting my RB67 one day...

Published March 9, 2010 in Photography Journal

A goodhearted laugh I had with another photographer at some confusion between my Mamiya RB67, and a digital camera.


ALL OF YOUR NEGATIVES on High-Resolution CD-ROMS

Published February 15, 2010 in Humor & Satire

An example of wedding a photography marketing message, as understood by a robot with limited abstract logic skills.


Leica Makes a Boo-boo

Published February 8, 2010 in Life Journal

Leica is sending a boatload of people to Duluth. Only, you wouldn't know that by the photos in the promotional material.


Ike - 1999 - 2010

Published January 28, 2010 in Life Journal

Memoriam for my brother's recently deceased dog.


I am not Corey Feldman

Published January 16, 2010 in Life Journal

A simple Flickr tag once got me identified as Corey Feldman.


I Must Be Making Enough Prints...

Published January 11, 2010 in Photography Journal

Lab techs finally know me by name. Does that mean I'm producing enough prints?


Chris Faust – Nocturnes

Published January 3, 2010 in Book Reviews

Book review of Chris Faust's night photography book "Nocturnes"



Night Photography Tips - Volume I

Published December 20, 2009 in Gear & Technique

A list of five practical tips for night photographers.