Rollei Paul & Reinhold 100th Anniversary Film Review
An ISO 640 Black and White Film With a Lovely Contrast Curve
July 13, 2022A very pretty film canister with a contrasty emulsion inside. Great for moody, high-contrast shots.— Dmitri.
July 11, 2022This book is mostly good, though it certainly isn’t perfect. Best suited for beginners with realistic expectations from a 200-page print with lots of full-colour illustrations.— Dmitri.
Polaroid SX-70 Colour Film Review
The Only ISO 160 Colour Instant Film in Production
July 9, 2022This is the only colour film for unmodified Polaroid SX-70 cameras. It’s tricky, but I love it.— Dmitri.
Olympus 42mm F/1.2 H.Zuiko Auto-S Lens Review
The Fastest Half-Frame SLR Lens Ever Made
June 30, 2022A “dream” lens for a half-frame camera with all the bokeh you could ever wish for.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — June 2022 Recap
Five New Colour Films of 2022 in Samples
June 29, 2022Check out samples of 5 new colour films of 2022 and learn how to get your hands on some today. Plus: more films launching soon and the new $20K film Leicas.— Dmitri.
Clusters of Discrete Dots
Photographing Hammersmith Bridge on Sub-Miniature Film
June 28, 2022Exploring architectural photography on 110 film format with Minolta 110 Zoom SLR mark II subminiature camera.— Danilo Leonardi.
Konica Big Mini BM-201 Camera Review
Another Cult Classic
June 26, 2022A beautiful Japanese point-and-shoot sporting an “auto-variable” flash, a sharp 35mm lens with macro/close-up, and a comfy viewfinder.— Dmitri.
How to Make Perfect Exposures on Film
June 22, 2022A guide to perfecting exposures. It covers advice for both manual and point-and-shoot film cameras.— Dmitri.
Agfa Vista 200 Film Review
The (Expired) Classic Colour Film of the 2010s
June 10, 2022Agfa Vista films were my favourite choice for colour 35mm emulsions in the late 2010s — until they were unceremoniously discontinued in 2018.— Dmitri.
Konica Big Mini BM-302 Camera Review
Better Than Ever
June 2, 2022A second-generation Japanese point-and-shoot 35mm film camera with 𝒇3.5 35mm lens. Excellent for up-close portraits and action shots.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — May 2022 Recap
New Colour Film, “Betty’s Favourite!” TONS of Cameras, New Lomography Lens
May 31, 2022ORWO’ new colour film. Lomography’s Daguerreotype lens. Ektar H35 camera. £19 billion’s worth of unused photo gear. And “Betty’s Favourite!”— Dmitri, with images by Betty.
Adox Color Mission Film Review
Grainy Colour Magic
May 26, 2022Adox Color Mission is a brand-new C-41 emulsion distributed by a prominent German film manufacturer. Characterized by chunky grain along with vivid yet well-balanced colour renditions. — Dmitri.
What Is Exposure and How to Measure It
Learn About Stops of Light, EVs, and How to Apply Them to Your Photography
May 24, 2022This short article will help you understand two key concepts in photography: stops and EVs. You will also learn how to apply them.— Dmitri.
Fujifilm Neopan Acros Film Review
May 18, 2022Acros is a lovely medium-speed black and white emulsion. It features silky-smooth gradients with high-contrast shadows and expansive over-exposure latitude.— Dmitri.
A Photo Essay From South Phoenix
May 16, 2022Frankie J caught my eye, and I asked if I could take his picture. “Hell yeah. ” I said I liked his ride, a Cadillac from the early 2000s, fading from an ivory roof to a gold-flaked champagne at the bumpers. “I added those gold flakes myself,” he said.— Jason Bruner.
Minox 35 GT Camera Review
One of the Smallest Full-Frame Cameras Ever Made
May 12, 2022This aperture-priority foldable full-frame 35mm film camera with a 35mm 𝒇2.8 lens is only slightly larger than a roll of film.— Dmitri
Web App 📱
May 9, 2022A free app that lets you effortlessly keep a record of your film as it gets cycled through your cameras, labs, and archives.— Dmitri.
Cuba Square Project
May 4, 2022A photo essay.— Kitja.
Kodak Gold Film Review
Now Available in Medium Format!
May 2, 2022Throughout its 36-year history, this film was marketed as a cheaper alternative to Kodak’s professional portfolio films. This review explains why.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — April 2022 Recap
Fujifilm Raises Prices by 60%, New Film, New Old Lenses, New Film App
April 28, 2022This month, Fujifilm delivered some bad news — again. Their film prices are to rise by up to 60% and their slide films in medium format will be produced in limited quantities.— Dmitri.