I was able to attend the festival of Holi in Washington DC this Spring. Holi is a "Hindu spring festival celebrated in India and Nepal, also known as the "festival of colors" or the "festival of love". The festival signifies the victory of good over evil, the arrival of spring, end of winter, and for many a festive day to meet others, play and laugh, forget and forgive, and repair broken relationships." I brought along my 35mm Contax N1 in a waterproof casing. The day was bri
Not long ago I picked up a Contax N1 (35mm) and a lovely Carl Zeiss 50mm f/1.4 Planar lens. The Contax N1 itself was easy to find, the 50mm lens was not. I had to scour the internet for weeks before I could snag one. I chose this combination because I wanted to "test drive" the Contax and Carl Zeiss lens combo without breaking the bank. I definitely have my eye on a Contax 645 and the 80mm prime, but until then, this will do nicely.
The pictures above are the first portrait