Holga 120 CFN

Holgas are a piece of shit. You don’t want one. Yeah I know, you might THINK you want one, but you don’t. Don’t buy it off Amazon, don’t buy it from your local camera store or even that overpriced package…

Fort Crown Point, NY

Just over the bridge from Addison, VT sits the remains of two 18th Century forts: Fort Saint-Frédéric built by the French in 1731 and Fort Crown Point built by the British in 1759. During colonial times and the American Revolutionary…

Olympus OM-1

First produced in 1972, the OM-1 is a fully-mechanical 35mm SLR designed by Olympus’ Yoshihisa Maitani (the “M” in “OM). Originally it was the M-1, made to rival the similarly-named Leica M-1. However, after Leica put up a stink about…

Black Agnes

At Green Mount Cemetery in Montpelier, VT lies the cursed tomb of John Erastus Hubbard (1847 – 1899), a wealthy businessman who had a copper statue erected over his resting place. The statue is named “Black Agnes” in local folklore,…

Ethan Allen Tower

Ethan Allen Tower is an iconic, 40-foot stone tower atop the highest point in Burlington, VT, a site known as  “Indian Rock” due to its historical use by the Abenaki to watch for Iroquois and Mohawk boats approaching from the…