955 Chrysler Imperial by St Petersburg FL Photographer Kristen Sloan

Casa Monica St Augustine FL 1955 Chrysler Imperial shot on Hasselblad 500C with Ilford BW Film

I love Cars and trucks. My instagram feed is full of them. The older, the better. We traveled to St. Augustine Florida in 2012, and I packed my grandfather’s Hasselblad 500C, bought some Ilford 120 film in St Petersburg at Zebra ColorĀ and decided to bring the Blad on vacation. I used to be a Kodak TMAX girl, but Zebra Color recommended the Ilford. After…

Hollywood Glamour Lighting Studio Portraits, Saint Petersburg Tampa Bay Florida

It had been quite some time since I had photographed a studio portrait session and I wanted to emulate the dramatic, elegant and flattering light of old Hollywood portraits of the 1930’s and 1940’s. I kept the lighting very simple: continuous light from my Visatec modeling lamps with barn doors. Camera was my Nikon D700 with the 85mm lens, with most aperture settings at…

Hasselblad BW 120 Film at Flagler College in St. Augustine Florida

Earlier this year I traveled to St. Augustine Florida with some fellow photographers for a fun-filled weekend of shooting. Some of my favorite shots from the weekend were taken at the historic Flagler College campus on an overcast day. I decided to pull out my Hasselblad 500C, buy 4 rolls of Ilford Delta 400 120, bring a few film backs and carry my Minolta…