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
The Ilford Sprite 35-II is the most fun camera in my collection right now. It’s the perfect camera for anyone who loves candid photography.
Once you’ve got the photographic technique down, the next step to getting sharp negatives is to use the right sharpness-enhancing developers.
After using this camera for more than a year, it’s become apparent to me that the Zenza Bronica ETRS is the best deal in medium format.
These are 15 genius methods photographers have used to make their images sharper long before computers and Photoshop were invented.
Printing high-quality images in the darkroom requires a lot of knowledge. But does the enlarger lens and aperture really make a difference?
Have you ever found your film came out cloudy or milky in appearance? Chances are your fixer solution went bad. Here’s how to fix it!
Film agitation is as much of an art as taking the photos in the first place. Get your developing game to the next level by learning agitation.
Film Photographers Dorothea Lange, Dave Heath, Trent Parke, Hengki Koentjoro, and Michel Campeau all walk into a bar. Here’s what they said.
Not too long ago, film photography was a dying medium. But it’s coming back with a vengence in 2021, but it’s still not perfect for everyone.
Kodak Gold is 90% as good as Portra, but with none of the associated pretension. Here’s how to get fantastic results with my favorite film.