Rip Smith


Martinsburg, WV

I have been doing photography for something over 40 years, starting with a folding camera and black & white 120 roll film. Over time I have dabbled with various formats but mostly I have worked in 35mm since the early 1960's. I enjoyed the versatility of the 35mm SLR and took on the challenge of making high quality images from this small format.

Little by little I moved from the purely mechanical cameras like my late, lamented Nikon F, through the modern Nikon 35mm cameras until I have finally embrac