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.
84% Say “No Unsolicited Negative Critiques, Please”
Social Media Etiquette — Feedback and Critiques
April 10, 2022For the most part, my twelve years on Twitter have been a pleasant experience. I’m not going to say that I loved every minute I spent there, but the group of folks I found myself interacting with are civil, supportive, and inspiring. Their friendly nature plaid no small part in convincing me to start shooting film seriously years ago when I was looking for a new hobby.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — March 2022 Recap
3 New Films, New Tools, New Reads, Prices, War, and Women in Photography
March 29, 2022It’s been a crazy month of an insane decade. Thankfully, there’s no lack of good news for us, film photographers. Not to say that there is a shortage of bad news, either.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — February 2022 Recap
Big NFT Fails, Film Price Hikes, New Colour Films, and New Film Cameras
February 23, 2022February 2022 is full of news and announcements. Make sure you’ve got a cup of your favourite beverage ready for this and let’s get started!— Dmitri.
Film Prices Up by 9% Since July 2021
February 20, 2022A report on the increasing costs of shooting film based on a comprehensive survey of 7 major photography retailers.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — January 2022 Recap
We Are Not Crazy; Also, New Cameras, a FREE Book, and New Reads
January 25, 2022Canon, Pentax, Nikon and Leica sales have all skyrocketed over the past two years, with sales increases between 42 and 79 percent…— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — December 2021 Recap
Win a Camera, New Film, RA-4 Positives, and My Five “Predictions” for 2022
December 30, 2021In this last month of 2021 (what a year it has been! ), Orwo teases new film for still photographers, huge RA-4 positives make for giant instant photos, Kodak launches a disposable camera loaded with TRI-X 400, and I review my past year’s “predictions” + make new ones for 2022.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — November 2021 Recap
New Film, Three New Cameras, Events, Sales, Price Hikes
November 23, 2021Get “Community Letters” via email: a monthly overview of the film photography community’s latest news, events, and stories. This month’s letter is slightly ahead of schedule. That’s because I’ve got a ton of events to go through with you already, some — time-sensitive!— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — October 2021 Recap
New/Dead Film, 35mmc Camera Gear, Analogue WonderLab, Books & More
October 26, 2021New: film, lab, books, camera, lens, light meter, printer, global supply troubles, events, stickers, and more!— Dmitri.
Website Update v2.1.0
Better Bookmarking, Navigation, and an Offline Mode
October 13, 2021Analog. Cafe’s website design has just been updated. If you notice any problems with it, please try refreshing the page. And if you find a bug, please report it! A big thank you to everyone who gave me feedback thus far. It helped immensely, particularly with this update.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — September 2021 Recap
Ilford Wins Digital Camera Award (You Can Win Stuff Too), No More Reflex
September 27, 2021This month, Ilford’s new portable pop-up darkroom wins Digital Camera World Award at The Photography Show 2021 at the NEC, a happening described as a “sweet, SWEET irony,” by a prominent film Twitter patron, Dan K.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — August 2021 Recap
A Look Inside Moscow Dayze 2nd Ed. Photobook
September 3, 2021Read the first four chapters of the new Moscow Dayze photobook.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — July 2021 Recap
My Book, Dropped In/Out Film, Gadgets, and a Festival
July 27, 2021Fuji discontinues Velvia, Ilford increases prices. Plus: A new photo book, new film, a new light meter, a new film machine, and a new film photography festival.— Dmitri.
Average Film Price Down 2% Since Jan 2021
Believe It or Not, Shooting Film Got a Little Cheaper!
July 9, 2021Find out which film stock got cheaper or costlier, and by how much. Plus: insights and trends for emulsion prices in 2021.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — June 2021 Recap
6 New Films, New Book Coming, Fujifilm Hackers, New Logo and Film Shortages
July 1, 2021This month’s letter is a little late — sorry about that. I’ve been busy home-printing a new photo book about my recent trip to Russia.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — May 2021 Recap
New LF Camera, Summer Sale, Shooting Guides, and Another Silberra Fail
May 25, 2021Three new shooting guides, a summer sale on cameras and the magazine, and five strange finds on eBay.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — April 2021 Recap
Polaroid Month, Fujifilm Price Hike, Bit Rot, and an Editor’s Enquiry
April 27, 2021Polaroid and Fujifilm announce new cameras, plus: save your digital images from bit rot.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — March 2021 Recap
New/Discontinued Film, 2 New Cameras + School, New Enlarger, and WTF’s NFT?
March 30, 2021New film from Street Candy, new colour enlarger, new “reusable” camera, and an instant film processor.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — February 2021 Recap
New SLR, Lens, Meter, and Books on Kickstarter +Thoughts on Scanning Colour
February 23, 2021Atoll Ultra-Wide lens, Reveni light meter, NONS SL42 instant SLR, and Moscow Daze photobook.— Dmitri.
Film Photography News — January 2021 Recap
New Book, New Film, Discontinued 400H, and Much, Much More
January 26, 202135mm film got a little cheaper but Fujifilm discontinues its entire 400H line.— Dmitri.