The film photography world is all a-twitter about the new Leica M6 2022 edition and I love the idea of Leica bringing back the iconic M6. But does this “new” camera live up to the hype? Or is it just an MP in M6 clothing? Hit the jump to watch the video!
All the latest news and info on shooting street photography with film. Black and white and color negatives with tips and tricks plus inpsiring stories to help you get the most out of your analog photography journey.
Analog photography has seen a resurgence in recent years as a whole new generation of street photographers discover the joy of shooting and processing their own negatives. Film is not dead!
Beginner guides tell you what to do if you’re just starting out plus expert advice that can help seasoned pros get to the next level! Everything from how to roll your own cassettes to save a ton of money to the best apps for timing your development in the darkroom. From scanning negatives to guides to help you properly expose your shots. We’ve got you covered!
There are interviews with famous photographers who still shoot analog and they talk about what it’s important to preserve this beautiful medium. Plus galleries and book reviews featuring some of the best film street photography anywhere on the planet.
If you’re into shooting film then this is the place to be!
The film photography revival is going strong but these pictures don’t just magically appear out of thin air! Eventually you need to develop your film so I put together this step-by-step guide to process black and white negatives at home. It’s easier than you might think! Hit the jump to watch the video!
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!
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!
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.