Taormina, Sicily | Kodak Ektar 100 | Rollei 35 S

More scans coming back from Moonphoto. This time it’s three rolls of Ektar 100.

The Rollei, when you get the focus right, takes truly incredible pictures.

Taormina, Sicily. August 2019. Rollei 35 S. Ektar 100.
Taormina, Sicily. August 2019. Rollei 35 S. Ektar 100.
Taormina, Sicily. August 2019. Rollei 35 S. Ektar 100.
Taormina, Sicily. August 2019. Rollei 35 S. Ektar 100.
Taormina, Sicily. August 2019. Rollei 35 S. Ektar 100.

Sicily | Kodak Portra 400 | Canon AE-1

The first rolls from my Sicily trip came back from Moonphoto today.

All shot with my Canon AE-1 Program. I used a 20 mm and a 100 mm lenses

Taormina, Sicily. August 2019. Canon AE-1 Program. Kodak Portra 400.
Taormina, Sicily. August 2019. Canon AE-1 Program. Kodak Portra 400.
Taormina, Sicily. August 2019. Canon AE-1 Program. Kodak Portra 400.
Milazzo, Sicily. August, 2019. Canon AE-1 Program. Kodak Portra 400.
Ortigia, Sicily. August 2019. Canon AE-1 Program. Kodak Portra 400.
Ortigia, Sicily. August 2019. Canon AE-1 Program. Kodak Portra 400.

Modica and Ragusa, Sicily | Fuji x100f

Over one hundred photos on my digital camera and a couple rolls of Kodak, Portra 400 and I left many shots untaken.

Our day trip from Siracusa, Sicily started in Noto and continued in Modica and ended in Ragusa.

Church of Saint Peter, Modica, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Modica, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Modica, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Acros-R.
Ragusa, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Acros-R.
Ragusa, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Outside Siracusa, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Acros-R.

Ortigia, Sicily | Sculptures | Fuji x100f

Wandering the streets of Ortigia, we happened upon a small gallery. The exhibit’s title: Ciclopica from Rodin to Giacometti.

Shots with the Fuji x100f in Classic Chrome and Acros-R.

Ortigia, Sicily. Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Fuji x100f. Acros-R.
Ortigia, Sicily. Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Fuji x100f. Acros-R.
Ortigia, Sicily. Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Fuji x100f. Acros-R.
Ortigia, Sicily. Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Fuji x100f. Acros-R.
Ortigia, Sicily. Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Fuji x100f. Acros-R.
Ortigia, Sicily. Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Fuji x100f. Acros-R.

Taormina, Sicily | iPhone 8 Plus

A few days in this Sicilian paradise with an iPhone, Fuji X100F, Canon AE-1, and a Rollei 35 S yielded many great shots.

Here are some from the iPhone.

Hotel Villa Schueller. Taormina, Sicily. Sunday, August 18, 2019. iPhone 8 Plus.
Taormina, Sicily. Sunday, August 18, 2019. iPhone 8 Plus.
View from Hotel Villa Schuyler. Taormina, Sicily. Sunday, August 18, 2019. iPhone 8 Plus.
Taormina, Sicily. Sunday, August 18, 2019. iPhone 8 Plus.
Taormina, Sicily. Monday, August 19, 2019. iPhone 8 Plus.
Hotel Villa Schueller. Taormina, Sicily. Monday, August 19, 2019. iPhone 8 Plus.

Ortigia, Sicily | Food

While Ortygia’s alleyways, church facades and street scenes provided ample photographic opportunities, the food didn’t disappoint.

Grilled Prawns. Ortigia, Sicily. Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Salad. Ortigia, Sicily. Tuesday, August 13, 2019. iPhone 8 Plus.
Baked Cod. Ortigia, Sicily. Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Grilled Fish. Ortigia, Sicily. Thursday, August 15, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Ricotta Cheese with Pistachios. Ortigia, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.

It’s not all food. We had some excellent Prosecco, tried some limoncello, and even had a cocktail or two.

Negroni. Ortigia, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.

Noto, Sicily | Fuji x100f

Our holiday in southeastern Sicily included a day trip to Noto, Modica and Ragusa. August is a hot time to be in the area and likely keeps the crowds away.

We hired a helpful driver and learned some Italian while being driven from town to town.

The pictures were shot with a Fuji X100F. All jpegs in Classic Chrome.

The Palazzo Nicolaci di Villadorata, Noto, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Cathedral door, Noto Cathedral, Noto, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Noto, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Noto, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.
Noto, Sicily. Friday, August 16, 2019. Fuji X100F. Classic Chrome.