Port Angeles, Washington, by Paul Roark

Port Angeles, Washington, is on the Olympic Peninsula and is the U.S. end of a ferry to Victoria, Canada. Returning at a little after 9 p.m. the fog was getting quite thick, and it was rather dark. Nonetheless, the Rolleiflex GX with Kodak T400CN was able to capture the scene -- hand held, wide open (f 2.8) -- as we arrived on the ferry.

Although I usually prefer slower film, the Rollei with T400CN makes a very versatile outfit when hand held shooting is required. The grain is fine enough that it looks good at a 16 by 20 enlargement.

Yes, today I'd probably use my digital camera, but the old ones can still do some excellent work.

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