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Video: Trent Parke On Making Minutes To Midnight

Trent Parke On Making Minutes To Midnight

Photo © Trent Parke – Minutes To Midnight

Trent Parke’s Minutes To Midnight is one of the most beautiful black and white photo books ever published and is considered a must-have by street and documentary photographers alike. Trent talks about spending 2 years on the road in Australia as he shot the images for the book and ultimately created the life of his son, Jem. Hit the jump to watch the video!

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10 Reasons I Switched From Digital To Film Photography

10 Reasons I Switched From Digital To Film

Photo © Karl Edwards – Leica M6 / Porta 400

It’s been a long time coming but I’ve finally made the switch back to film photography. Digital is very promising with a bright future but in the end I was won over by the little light-tight cartidges packed with 64.5 inches of silver halides waiting to be kissed by the light. Hit the jump to read the top 10 reasons I made the switch!

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Video: There’s Life After Film For Kodak

Life After Death For Kodak

It looked like the end for Kodak when they filed for Chapter 11 protection in 2012. But a small group of employees refused to give up the fight and are using Kodak’s many patents and innovative research to create new technology and compete in new markets. It’s a bittersweet nod to end of an era as restructured Kodak struggles to stay alive. Hit the jump to watch the video.

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