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 taking photos with film. Our favorite film stocks, books, cameras, lenses, and inspiration.
Tried and true guides to developing film. From using the right chems, to the interesting tools and techniques that make film cool.
Scan & Print
Darkroom setups, tips and tricks, scanning, and alternative processes that’ll make your images stand out on Instagram
Negative Lab Pro has many features that make the plugin such an incredible resource for the film photography community. Here’s what I learned from talking to Nate.
Film is remarkably flexible. Here’s a quick guide on how to develop film that’s been over or underexposed when the light changes.
There is a large variety of available film developers. One of the big questions is whether to choose a liquid or powder film developer. Here’s why I usually stick with liquid concentrates.
A list of the most common questions new film photographers have when loading and unloading their first rolls of film, with helpful gifs!
The Epson V550 and V600 flatbed film scanners have been on my shelves since I started shooting film. But I’ve recently outgrown them. Here’s why.
Fujifilm has decided to permanently discontinue Velvia 100 in the USA after an EPA ban on the use of popular flame retardant PIP 3:1
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.
The benefit of scanning film with a DSLR camera is the increased sharpness and dynamic range. But does a single image capture enough detail?
The first question after buying a Paterson developing tank is how to load these things. Here’s what I’ve learned from using plastic reels.
Paterson developing tanks have incredible value and will serve most photographers throughout their entire film photography career. Here’s why.
Japan Camera Hunter StreetPan 400 is my favorite film these days. The moody, contrasty, film stock captures images just like classic Tri-X