In your bag #177 – Santiago del Águila


by Bellamy /

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In your bag number 177, Santiago del Águila
We have a cool bag from Spain today. A nice mix of classic film and modern digital. Come and see what Santiago keeps in his bag…

Hi to all of you camera addicts, I’m Santiago del Águila and I`m an arquitecture student in Madrid (Spain).
My camera bag is composed of my Canon 7D with the 50mm f-1.8 and 18-138mm kit lens, and this year I restored my great-grandfathers Contax IIIa, first rolls where a disaster, 2 decent photos out of a roll(shutter problems), but in the last one I got 33 good exposures (with my 7D metering, The meter isn’t working well), so the shutter is ok now, the lenses, 50mm f-1.5 sonnar and a 35mm f-2.8 Biogon, the accessories a managed to make usable again, a 35mm ex viewfinder, a (50,35,28,135mm)multi viewfinder and some filters(these were ok).
I shoot a bit of everything portraits, landscape… but ultimately as y hang out a lot in the streets due to my career I’m doing more street photography

sorry for my bad English i’m a bit untrained
here`s my flickr:
here is the album for my contax scans:

Thanks for sharing your bag with all of us Santiago, it is very nice to see someone happily using a classic Contax. They are beautiful cameras.
Check out the links and make sure that you come and comment.

Keep them coming folks, we need more submissions, so get your bag on Send me a hi resolution image of the bag (please make sure it is horizontal) and its contents, with some details about yourself and what you shoot. Oh and don’t forget your contact details (twitter, flickr, tumbler et al). Send the bag shots here.

2 comments on “In your bag #177 – Santiago del Águila”

    Kosta June 13, 2012 at 11:20 am / Reply

    Nice work on the Contax! the images came out nicely :)

    Kevin Van den Panhuyzen June 13, 2012 at 12:17 pm / Reply

    Wish my grandfather also had a Contax that I could use. Instead, I’ve got his old Agfa Silette (but I’m happy with it though :-) Nice bag!

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