Carlas Tuin | Carla’s Garden #1 (2014, Leica M6, APO-Summicron M 2/75 ASPH, Kodak Ektar 100)

The Kodak Extar 100 is a film that I have to get used to. It behaves more like a color reversal film with its hard contrasts and un-forgivingness for overexposure (unlike the Portras and most other color negative films). I used it some years ago for the first time and didn’t like it, but in these pictures color and contrast look great. So I should give it another try (perhaps with a 6x6) …

SV Robinhood – From Suriname’s best to worst

By Nathan Carr

Success can be fickle. From perennial champions to relegation for the first time in their history, SV Robinhood’s plight is a reminder of how success is not always sustainable. Here is their story…

Based in Suriname’s capital city, Paramaribo, the birthplace of some of the world’s most revered footballers such as Clarence Seedorf, Edgar Davids and Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, Robinhood is a club steeped in history. Indeed, their trophy cabinet is packed with silverware: five Surinamese bekers, five Super Cups and an astounding 23 Hoofdklasse titles. But in recent times their dominance has waned, and now, after finishing bottom of the 2013/14 standings, they will play the new season in the second division, the Eerste Klasse. Something they have never done before.

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