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 Kodak Ektar H35 half frame camera is one of the best film cameras for candid photography. No camera is more fun, or simpler to use than this.
What’s the best lens for scanning film negatives? The Sigma Art 70mm Macro is the top Learn Film recommended macro for DSLR scanning.
What’s the best way to scan Polaroid or Fuji Instax film? We tested four devices: the Epson V600, Doxie Go SE scanner, Polaroid App, and a DSLR camera to find out
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.