01.06.09 by Jeff

Fly little kite fly!

My friend Shinead didn’t believe my $2 kite (from the greatest store EVER a.k.a. Daiso) would fly so we took it to Kitsilano to test it. I brought my little Golden Half camera to document the triumph/failure. As you can see, it flew magnificently a.k.a. Shinead is an idiot.

kite $2 daiso golden half camera vancouver blog
kite $2 daiso golden half camera vancouver blog

kite $2 daiso golden half camera vancouver blog

kite $2 daiso golden half camera vancouver blog

kite $2 daiso golden half camera vancouver blog

kite $2 daiso golden half camera vancouver blog





  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

    I was happy to find that London Drugs could in fact process my halfy film and print it split onto 4×6′s

  • Shinead

    And whooo was flying the kite magnificently??

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      but who was able to make the kite “dive-bomb the ground like a bird attacking”…

  • V.

    yes!! I’ve been longing to see some shots from the Golden Half. And any professional kite flyer should know $2 pharmacy kites are the best kites to fly!!

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      this is true!! and i know because i am a professional!

      i dont know why some of the prints have a huge black line and some are skinny but i like how unpredictable it is

  • http://brandonmccall.tumblr.com Brandon

    I’m so getting a Golden Half now.

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      DO IT!

  • Jerry

    My flat will probably collapse if I take out all those what-nots from Daiso.

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      dude tell me about it! haha i always go in there hoping to only buy one thing – last time i was there i spent $16

  • Molly

    The third photo is such a great image!

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      thanks molly yea i think its my favourite too

  • http://www.davidlangphoto.com/blog DavidLang

    YES DAISO!!! THAT PLACE IS THE BEST

  • http://twitter.com/thecarol Carol

    Hi!I also have a lovely golden half!
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/thecarol/sets/72157614784981648/

    Love your works a lot~the lighting, groove, and fresh colors are great!

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      great photos Carol!!! i can’t wait to experiment with different films in it

  • http://lets.coozi.com.au silky

    nice … camera looks nice; now to figure out some japanese to order one :P

  • emily

    in the story of a kite a photo of a tree is rather ominous
    -did it end the way it looks?
    (i hope not)

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ jeffhamada

      haha i didn’t think about that – the kite did not get near any of the trees!

  • http://artsponge.wordpress.com Patrick

    these photos are cool !!

    hmm reminds me of how long its been since I flew a kite…

  • emily

    we all need to fly a lot more kites

  • http://www.tysonfaa.com tyson

    these are really fun! -tys