Kingdom Come again…

Wellington, New Zealand, 2010:  More images from the doomed (and now axed) set of the epic Jesus film “Kingdom Come“.  Although the plot for the proposed film sounded dubious at best, the set was incredible and really took you back to circa AD Jerusalem, minus of course the grafitti…     Ricoh XR-P/Rikenon 50mm f1.7/Fuji Superior 100 […]

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Leica3

Wellington, NZ, 2010: Won an online auction for an Oscar Barnack Leica IIIc at a very low price-  but yeah, it was too good to be true… in rough nic bar for the Summitar 50mm f2.  Cosmetic blemishes aside, the test roll proved my main fear- the cloth shutter curtains had pinhole light-leaks. Kinda made […]

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Surfing the Void

Wellington, NZ, 2010: Japanese Artist Yayoi Kusama’s “Aftermath of Obliteration of Eternity” at the City Art Gallery in Wellington. A superb, surreal and exhilarating exhibition… Check out more of her work here… Canon EOS30D/Canon 17-40 L  

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Kingdom Come… and gone…

Mirimar peninsular, Wellington, 2010: The rotting set for the beleaguered film “Kingdom Come” has been dismantled. The $180 million dollar feature about the life of Jesus was scheduled to be shot in 2009, but ran into financial difficulty soon after… It seems we may have been saved- at least for now- from another Jesus epic…  […]

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Devaster

Wellington, New Zealand, 2010/2011: This is what happens when you botch-up developing black and white film.  I struggled with loading the film onto the spool, got my fingerprints all over it in the process, couldn’t load the entire roll on the reel, and stuffed up the developing time.  A bit of a “devaster”-  but with […]

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