The Necessary Philosopher

Tag: Clare

New lens

f20090074tmax400_contact014, originally uploaded by photokalia. Above: Clare unimpressed with the camera/lens setup. She prefers the Leica maybe? 🙂 It’s complicated, but since I am in the blogging mood, I might as well explain. I got a new lens for my mum’s old Olympus OM10 camera. It’s a 50mm f/1.8 lens that used to be sold […]

Clare wrote my name!

IMG_0974, originally uploaded by photokalia. She grows so fast that we can’t keep up with her sometimes. Recently, she just whipped out the mini whiteboard and started to write my name. I was blown away!

Budding Actress

m20090008tmax400_contact009, originally uploaded by photokalia. Clare got bored after a while and decided to try her hand at acting instead. She ran into the house declaring that she wanted to read, and then strolled out nonchalantly to get into the shot as Joan was trying to get a shot of her grandma.

Test shots with the Hassy

m20090004tmax400_contact001, originally uploaded by photokalia. I kept developing blank rolls. Finally figured out I was loading the film the wrong way around. Fixed that, and the results are gorgeous!

Sound Recording of the Sweetest Words Ever

I’ve been wanting to do this for a while and finally got down to doing it. I luuuuuuurrrrvvvve the way Clare calls me “Daddy!” and wanted to record it for all posterity 🙂 This first video is basically me narcissistically chasing her around her dollhouse insisting that she calls me. The second video is shows […]