The Sears 35|RF (not to be confused with the Sears 35rf) is a black only, Sears-branded clone of the Ricoh 500 G. This is the camera that started it all, it being the superlative 40mm f/2.8 Rikenon. Continue reading “1970s Ricoh Compacts, part 4: the Sears 35|RF”
Indeed, to Allah belongs the dominion of the heavens and the earth; He gives life and causes death. And you have not besides Allah any protector or any helper.
And Allah would not let a people stray after He has guided them until He makes clear to them what they should avoid. Indeed, Allah is Knowing of all things.
التَّائِبُونَ الْعَابِدُونَ الْحَامِدُونَ السَّائِحُونَ الرَّاكِعُونَ السَّاجِدُونَ الْآمِرُونَ بِالْمَعْرُوفِ وَالنَّاهُونَ عَنِ الْمُنكَرِ وَالْحَافِظُونَ لِحُدُودِ اللَّهِ ۗ وَبَشِّرِ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ
the repentant, the worshippers, the praisers [of Allah ], the travelers [for His cause], those who bow and prostrate [in prayer], those who enjoin what is right and forbid what is wrong, and those who observe the limits [set by] Allah . And give good tidings to the believers.
After the barbecue, it took me several days to finish off the three rolls of Kosmo Foto Mono. I shot a bit around the house and office, but wasn’t really feeling it, and in fact, I mostly forced the shots out on a couple of walks around a couple of parks in Grand Prairie and Irving. Still, I think it’s enough to give you some ideas about what this film is capable of. Continue reading “walks in parks with some Kosmo Foto Mono”
Power generation and transmission is one of those mysterious parts of life to me. I’m sure many of you know much more about it than I do. But one thing I’m sure of. There is no strength nor power except by Allah. Continue reading “Power”