Learn Film Photography
We tried digital once.
But it didn’t work out.
We started out as journalists and fell in love with film back when it all started to die off. Since it’s hard to find good information online, we’ve had to learn it all the hard way. Now we’re dedicated to becoming one of the best, fastest-growing film photography blogs on the Internet, so nobody has to learn the magic of film the way we had to!
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We’ve made a thousand mistakes so you don’t have to
Learn how to get the best results when shooting film. Our favorite film stocks, books, cameras, lenses, and inspiration.
Tried and true guides to developing film. From using the right developing chems to the tools and techniques that make film unique.
Scan & Print
Darkroom setups, tips and tricks, scanning, and alternative processes that’ll make your images stand out on Instagram
Here are the 9 most important tips for photographers who are learning to take photos on film. This quick guide is the perfect place to start.
The perfect guide for anyone getting into film photography. This short and simple guide goes over what you need in every step of the process.
There are hundreds of reasons why film photography is thriving again in 2022, but here’s the top 9 reasons why you should try shooting film.
The Cinestill CS41 Color Simplified film developing kits make developing film at home convenient and accessible for new photographers. Here’s my thoughts after purchasing multiple kits.
Here is the thought process that I go through when deciding which ISO film speed to load into my camera when going out and capturing photos.
DD-X is one of the most expensive developers on the market for good reason. This developer creates negatives with greater shadow detail, and stunningly-rich tonality.
Polaroids are the most difficult product to scan in the film photography world. Here’s how I conquered the Polaroid scan without spending money on expensive lighting setups.
Here are the top 6 tips for extending the capacity of your color film developing kit. These tips will help you to create the best possible images, even when going past the rated capacity.
Who is the a TLR camera for, and what are the benefits of the design? Here’s everything you need to know about buying one of the coolest camera types that’s still available.
Developing film at home is one of the biggest steps that proves you’re serious about film photography. It’s fun, cheap, and easy to get started developing at home.
Are you in the market for a new film camera? Here are my experiences after buying a ton of used film cameras from different places.
Is it possible to shoot a roll of film using more than one ISO value? Here’s how to do it and how much tolerance film has for over and underexposure on the same roll.