Hello, my name is Katie and I shoot film.
This is where I chronicle my favorite places, favorite people and daily life in Taipei, Taiwan.
I’ve visited your shop in Etsy and saw some nice fabrics. Since you are located in Taiwan, I wonder if I can purchase things by contacting you.
Hi greentea, thanks for your comment! I’ve sent you an email :)
I love your stuff and your blog! I just found you through Etsy by searching for other artist in Taiwan. I recently moved here in August and am just getting started but am learning and creating everyday. I would love to talk with you sometime and was wondering how I could contact you.
Hi Misty, welcome to Taiwan! Please feel free to email me at email@example.com.
Hi Katie: You’re living the dream and I’m jealous :) It’s tricky to live the unconventional life when you’re amid people that don’t understand what you do.
Hello Van, thanks for dropping by! Sometimes I wish I had a “real” day job I was passionate about – it would make life much easier to explain. I hope one day you’ll be able to live your dream too :)
Hi Katie! Thanks for leaving a comment on gogovivi! I have just started to look through yours and was incredibly distracted by your map goods post! Love it! I had to figure out where you live since you say you’re learning Korean. I lived in Korea for three years before I came to China and can read Korean quite well, though my speaking skills are abysmal. Anyway, hello, nice to meet you, we’re not that far away from each other!
Very much appreciate what you are doing here – keep it up
Thank you, Jeff!
Stumbled upon your website and fell in love instantly! I’m new to film photography and your site helps a lot. Keep up the good work =)
Thank you for your kind words, Wilson. Have fun with film! :)
Hi! I love your blog! How long have you been collecting cameras?
Thank you, I’m really glad you hear you enjoy the blog! I started collecting in April of 2011 – gosh, that’s almost two years!
hi Katie! I was researching about the the Yashica Electro when I stumbled upon your blog!
I might buy a Yashica Electro from ebay but it depends.. since the shipping cost a bomb! haha
Most of your cameras that you got from the local website are pretty inexpensive! May I know which website it is? Tho… I dont live in Taiwan but in south east Asia :)
Thank you for your comment! I’ve purchased from both http://www.ruten.com.tw/ and http://tw.bid.yahoo.com/, many sellers on those websites don’t mind shipping overseas. Good luck!
Awesome camera guide! I’m following your tumblr account. I’m reconsidering the now golden half.
Thank you for your kind words! I’m glad you enjoy the guide. Have fun with film! :)
Great website! Absolutely love it, keep up the good work!
Thank you, Brian! :)
Love you website! Can’t wait to visit Taiwan again soon! If you have time would you be kind enough to have a look at my film photos here: http://twohonesttruths.wordpress.com/2013/04/18/analogue-adventures/ I’m only just starting out so would really like some feedback! Thank you
Thank you so much for your kind words :)
I’ve been meaning to try out medium format (though the costly film and developing costs could be a problem…) and yours are lovely! I can’t wait to see more of your film photographs.
I really love looking at your photos! Might you be interested in being featured on my blog? If so, send me an email and let’s talk :)
Thank you for the offer! :) Let me know what you need for the post.
… i really love your photographs! ..and good to see that analogue love is alive ;-)
Thank you for your lovely comment, Anne – it still surprises me every time I find a blogger who still uses film regularly. Love that you’re one! :)
Hi IM Nova I am aslo a person who love film but right now don’t have the money to develop film and im not that great yet lol but I would like to say that I think that your collect of photos are really nice keep it up
Thank you so much for your kind words! Film takes practice, as does digital photography – I really enjoy your pictures in your Flickr stream, anyhow. :) I do hope you’ll get to use film much more!
Love your Blog, love all your photos and love everything about it :)
Thank you so much for your kind words, I’m really glad you enjoy the blog. :)
I was amazed when I stumbled upon your camera blog! I love every bit of it. I saw your long list of cameras and I was like, “Thank god, I’m not the only one who has a lot of cameras!”
Keep all of the photos coming! They’re lovely.
Also, do drop by my pages when you have some time :)
Writing blog: http://www.dopestyler.wordpress.com
Personal blog: http://www.starfuckx.blogspot.sg
Hi Nurul! I just checked out your photoblog – your pictures are so much fun! I’m really glad you’re enjoying this blog, keep shooting film! :)
I really enjoy your blog as I’m a film enthusiast myself. I’ve just moved to Johor in Malaysia for about four months and was wondering if you had any recommendations to satisfy my wanderlust, I’m intending to spend a few days in Singapore too, so I’d love to know what your favorite places and things to do are around these parts. I hope you’re enjoying the August break, love the post series.
Thank you for your kind words about the blog. :)
I haven’t visited Malaysia enough to provide recommendations but you can check out my posts on Singapore for a few places I’ve already blogged about. I also recommend Tong Mern Sern Antiques – it is in an area very famous for cool cafes and cute book shops (Duxton Hill, Tanjong Pagar). I found the Red Dot Design Museum and Gardens by the Bay very interesting, too. The must-gos are Chinatown, Little India and Bugis Street for some strong local flavor.
Let me know if you have any other questions! :)
Hi Katie, Morning ….
Love all your K1000 Photos… what type of camera lens you use for you pentex?
Hello Didi! :) I use an SMC Pentax-M 50mm f/1.7 that came with my K1000. It’s a nice little gem!
Hello! Found your blog through Google-ing Efiniti UXi Super 200… And I’ve become a new fan instantaneously! :) I love your blog. And what I love the most is that you love film. I’ve obly started a few months but I am really in love with it! :)
Hello Aia! I’m so glad you found this blog and enjoy it; film can be soooo addictive, no? Looking forward to seeing more film photography on your blog! ♥
I agree! :D Thank youuuu! You’re so nice!
Btw, would you mind if I copy the one in your sidebar, “Browse by film”?
Haha, of course not, please feel free! I love to browse by film!
Just want to say that you have a great blog! Your pictures look timeless, and they provide a special insight into a local’s daily life in a city that I start to love more and more :)
Keep up with the blog, two thumbs up!
Hello Darius! Thank you for visiting this blog and your lovely comments! I am glad Taipei is growing on you, it is my favorite city in the world. :)
Your pictures are amazing!
♥♥♥♥ Thank you for your kind words!
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