AREKU

AREKU - I'm a musician, guitarist of AVALINITY, designer of SophistiGance, photographer and a DIY-enthusiast. You can read more at my "Biography-page"

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Foqus Type D 200 – REVIEW

Type D 200 is a 200 speed film from the Russian manufacturer Foqus. It offers fine grain, high contrast and good range, much as the description of it said. I’m enjoying the tonal qualities, the contrast and the grain – BUT – i’m not so fond of the quality of the actual film. While loading […]

AREKU analog film 2019 Kodak FujiFilm Ilford Foqus Washi

Film to shoot in 2019 – Kodak, FujiFilm, Ilford, Foqus, Washi

New year, new films to try out and old films to get to know better! In this post I will briefly walk you through what’s in my filmfridge, what I plan on shooting and when/why, as well as some general thoughts about analog film photography. As of today, this is what’s in my film fridge: […]

Gance Media Shop

Gance Media Shop – now launched!

I’m happy to announce that my label Gance Media now have a webshop! There you can buy T-shirts, hoodies, pins and other merchandise related to our artists.  And right now you get 15% off any purchase! All profits goes directly back into the label and our artists, so this is a great way to both […]

Visual Rock band Avalinity 2019

Avalinity 7th anniversary

Me and my band Avalinity celebrates 7 years since we officially became a band! I’m so happy to have shared this past years with such amazing people, and I’m looking forward to many more years! To celebrate this, we’ve released new promotional picture which was debuted on the social media sites of Avalinity. Follow us […]

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Kodak Portra 400 Macro with Nikon F100

Music Finds 99

Jungle – Thank You (Music Finds #99)

Music Finds” is a series with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn right having an […]

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London in black & white (pushing Ilford HP5+ and Trix 400)

While in London, I shot four rolls of Portra, Fuji X-Tra and a disposable camera – all colour films which you can see in my previous post. But I also shot some black and white – two rolls of Ilford HP5 (ISO 400) pushed to 1600 with my Nikon F80 (while in Great Britain one […]

SaSa AREKU Master K in London, England

3 days in London (Shot on film)

Last week I traveled to London with SaSa and K for a 3 day stay. We managed to squeeze in a lot of activities during this short visit, such as shopping, visiting the Westminister and Big Ben, taking strolls through Hyde Park, seeing an army of squirrels, Buckingham Palace, seeing Ravi (of K-pop group “VIXX”) […]

Music Finds 98

Hello again, way (Music Finds #98)

Music Finds” is a series with new posts here on the blog each Wednesday. The concept is as follows: As I listen to a lot of music, I from time to time finds a piece that sticks out, sometimes because it’s quirky, mixed two very unlikely genres, unlikely instruments, or just damn right having an […]

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Trying Kodak Pro Image 100 – A short review

Kodak Pro Image 100 is a film stock that have been previously most marketed and sold in Asia and South America. After a successful testing period in Englan, Kodak have now released it onto the European market. It is, as of writing this, not available at most of the places in Sweden where you could […]