Music Finds52

ARUKARA’s weird mix (Music Finds #52)

“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 […]

AREKU abstract photography winter

Abstract Winter

AREKU cameras Nikon Canon Fuji Samsung

A brief history of my cameras

Above is most of the cameras I’ve used since I was a chibi-AREKU.  I’ve been shooting pictures since I was old enough to grasp a camera. At first only to prove an example, later on to catch the moment. Soon enough I developed into documenting the fleeing moments. At last I understood that a camera was […]

Music Finds51

Shishamo again (Music Finds #51)

“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 […]

AREKU winter landscape photography

Follow the tracks

If you ever find yourself in a setting you’re not accustomed to, search for animal prints. This may often lead you onto interesting paths. Just look out if the prints suddenly disappear..    And now I’ll follow my own tracks home~   Previous snow adventures: Closeups in the Snow Kitty the Snow Explorer

AREKU mist landscape photography analogue photo Ilford XP2 Super 400

Color in Black and White (Ilford XP2 Super 400)

Recently I got the opportunity to try out a roll of Ilfords XP2 Super (400 ISO), a B&W film which is processed with color labb, with my Cosina CT-1A. I must say that this is a very nice film which I will likely shoot many more rolls off. The pictures here are  scans from print […]

AREKU winter macro Nikon D300 landscape photography

Closeups in the snow

The snow have been everywhere lately. Recently I posted a compilation of my cat in the snow which just blew up with 200 views in one day, and today I continue with the snow theme – yet something different; closeups / macro found in a winter landscape. All photos shot with the Nikon D300 and AF-S Nikkor 35mm […]

AREKU winter cat Kitty landscape photography

Kitty the Snow Explorer

A couple of days ago it begun snowing and it haven’t stopped since. Since I live on the countryside, this is both great and (could become) a bit frustrating those times a real snowstorm draws in and obliterate the roads. So far so good though.  As a photographer the snow offers a welcomed change of […]

AREKU Music Finds episode 50

Shishamo (Music Finds #50)

“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 […]

AREKU mist landscape photography photo Gance

Walk in mist

Following the success of my latest post “In the mist” (check it out if you haven’t already!), I’m following it up with another post of photos from a day in fog. Hope you’ll enjoy these landscape photos!