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Analogue thoughts and digital photos

Story time The post of today is a small talk about analogue shooting, and some new digital photos at the end. I grew up shooting film. Rolls and rolls. Before I started to buy my own, I was usually allowed about a roll of 36 each 2-4rd month or so. I didn’t really shoot more […]

AREKU cat photography

5 most read posts in May

So, it’s now June, and as we’ve now entered a new month I thought it was time to summarize the most read posts of May, in case any of my reader missed one! 1.  – http://areku.org/blog/camera-in-the-water/ – To no remark, dropping your main piece of photographic equipment into a river will attract readers.. 2.  – http://areku.org/blog/first-photos-with-the-d300/ – With a […]

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My introduction to Japanese Music (Music Finds #15)

Music Finds (or My first Japanese Music Finds) You might remember my post, Nostalgia for no reason, where I emotionally put words after another about songs which I felt should have a connections to nostalgia, but didn’t? Yeah, great post, check it out~ Today however, I’ll write about some semi-nostalgia, maybe even real this time, as […]

AREKU cat photography

First pictures with the 35mm

 

Nikkor 35MM f/1,8 Nikon D300

New Gear – Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm 1:1.8G

The gear train continues. And today I got my first AF-lens in 4 years, and my second ever for the Nikon. As I got quite the bargain on my new camera house (spending about 70% less than I originally thought I would) there was room in the budget for a new lens. Back in the […]

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Music Finds #14 – Fragile Voices

Music Finds “Music Finds” is a new 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 […]

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The smallest of Worlds [macro]

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A horse in the lanscape

Visual Kei band AVALINITY live at Hemgården Lund

AVALINITY live at Hemgården

What a show!  This Wednesday, me and Avalinity performed a charity-concert at Hemgården in Lund together with Banana Chips to raise money for Kumamoto, together we raised 938 SEK! This was our last show in a foreseeable future, so it was extra nice that this live became such a blast! This post is a small post […]

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Music Finds #13 – Pop and Black Metal

After last weeks nostalgia for no reason, we’re back with some new tracks in this episode of Music Finds! Music Finds “Music Finds” is a new 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 […]