S H O R T
f i l m
film is too expensive.
Fujifilm is currently experiencing a shortage of film.
CAMERA SUPPLY SHOP :
So am I.
I left with one roll of film
FOR THE HEART-WRENCHING PRICE OF
would be practical and sensible and certainly less conducive to a barren coin purse.
T O D I G I T A L
But I'd miss the creak of advancing film.
B U T T H E N A G A I N . . .
...all of these boring little pictures are digital...
...and I'm not pretending that the instant gratification of digital isn't a pleasant change.
that film were more accessible.
I T H I N K I J U S T W I S H
Convenience stores have stopped carrying film, where I've been told that it's a "dying art" (and also asked, "What's that?"). The photo supply shop staff chuckled (at me?), saying, "All teenagers love film right now." I hate these experiences. They're uniquely irritating, not least in that they make me fear I'm becoming the textbook example of Hipster (n): "Nobody is intellectual enough to appreciate true art!" Sob, sob. What a tragedy.
T O S E L F
stop waxing poetic about film and go take some pictures.
A D V I C E
T H E
apologies for this dull set of texts. it's the last day before school starts and I just want a non-rainy day to take some pictures. alas - it's a hard life!