12. Januar 2021
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für The Story of Analog Photographers Thriving in the Digital World

The Story of Analog Photographers Thriving in the Digital World

Film photography has enjoyed a significant resurgence in the last several years despite the expansive growth of digital cameras. In this 11-minute short documentary, Exploredinary interviews a few analog photographers to see why they … Read the rest “The Story of Analog Photographers Thriving in the Digital World”

22. Dezember 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Make Your Own Photo Paper Developer from Scratch

How to Make Your Own Photo Paper Developer from Scratch

If you’re a film photographer who likes to go the do-it-yourself rather than store-bought route, here’s a fun little tutorial for you. In this 3-minute Darkroom Magic episode by the George Eastman Museum, Historic Process S… Read the rest “How to Make Your Own Photo Paper Developer from Scratch”

18. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für The InstantKon SF70 is a Modern Reimagining of the Polaroid SX-70

The InstantKon SF70 is a Modern Reimagining of the Polaroid SX-70

The MiNT InstantKon SF70 is a new instant analog film camera from MiNT that seeks to take the best parts of the Polaroid SX-70 and advance them for the modern photographer.

The foldable, portable nature of the Polaroid SX-70 along with its cl… Read the rest “The InstantKon SF70 is a Modern Reimagining of the Polaroid SX-70”

16. Dezember 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für This is an Automated Film Scanner Made from Legos and a Raspberry Pi

This is an Automated Film Scanner Made from Legos and a Raspberry Pi

Industrious designer Benjamin Bezine has created a Raspberry Pi-powered film scanner that combines with a film advancer made from Lego and a mirrorless camera that along with machine learning automatically scans whole rolls of film.

Be… Read the rest “This is an Automated Film Scanner Made from Legos and a Raspberry Pi”

20. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Kodak to Release ’70s-Inspired Metal Film Cases in Six Colors

Kodak to Release ’70s-Inspired Metal Film Cases in Six Colors

A new product bearing the Kodak name seems to ask, “If you’re shooting film, why not immerse yourself in the experience?” The company is releasing metal film canisters commonly used in the 1970s brand new for 2020. Groo… Read the rest “Kodak to Release ’70s-Inspired Metal Film Cases in Six Colors”

20. November 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für New Product Aims to Make Scanning Film Cheaper and Easier

New Product Aims to Make Scanning Film Cheaper and Easier

The Valoi 360 is a system of modular tools that aims to make it much easier and cheaper to digitize 35mm or 120 film negatives using a digital camera. It’s made to be faster and more effective than a flatbed scanner.

The project was start… Read the rest “New Product Aims to Make Scanning Film Cheaper and Easier”

18. November 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Shooting with 35mm Film That Expired 20 Years Ago

Shooting with 35mm Film That Expired 20 Years Ago

Photographer Mathieu Stern recently got his hands on a handful of cheap expired film rolls to see what results he could get out of them. You can see his experiment in this 5-minute video.

One commonly cited rule of thumb for shooting expired f… Read the rest “Shooting with 35mm Film That Expired 20 Years Ago”

17. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Ilford is Creating a Set of Super Helpful ‘Darkroom Guides’ on YouTube

Ilford is Creating a Set of Super Helpful ‘Darkroom Guides’ on YouTube

Over the past seven months, Ilford has been publishing a set of helpful “Darkroom Guides” to the How To playlist on the company YouTube channel. The series was created to help film photographers take their “next steps i… Read the rest “Ilford is Creating a Set of Super Helpful ‘Darkroom Guides’ on YouTube”

13. Oktober 2020
von Ludwig Hagelstein
Kommentare deaktiviert für Positive Developments and Negative Attitudes: A Word on Color and Conversion

Positive Developments and Negative Attitudes: A Word on Color and Conversion

Color is complex. Achieving great color can be cumbersome, both in analog and digital workflows, and developing and researching it has been as hard as rocket science.

Since the advent of the so-called “analog resurgence,” the trope of the … Read the rest “Positive Developments and Negative Attitudes: A Word on Color and Conversion”

23. September 2020
von Seckin Sinan Isik
Kommentare deaktiviert für How to Make an Auto 35mm Film Scanner with Arduino Nano and Python

How to Make an Auto 35mm Film Scanner with Arduino Nano and Python

Waiting while flatbed scanners scan a color negative film is nothing to be excited about. This process and the subsequent color precorrection can take anywhere from an hour to two.

Tools available today, such as Negative Lab Pro, make it ea… Read the rest “How to Make an Auto 35mm Film Scanner with Arduino Nano and Python”

4. September 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Testing Out the Cheapest 35mm Film Scanner on Amazon

Testing Out the Cheapest 35mm Film Scanner on Amazon

Photographer and YouTuber George Muncey of Negative Feedback recently set out on an ill-fated adventure in film scanning. He went out and bought the cheapest 35mm film scanner he could find online—the DIGITNOW! 135, which costs a whoppin… Read the rest “Testing Out the Cheapest 35mm Film Scanner on Amazon”

20. August 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Guy Shot a Milky Way Timelapse on 35mm Film

This Guy Shot a Milky Way Timelapse on 35mm Film

Photographer Jason De Freitas recently took his 35mm film camera out into the night and spent over an hour manually shooting a photo every minute. He then turned those photos into this 30-second time-lapse of the Milky Way.

De Freitas says t… Read the rest “This Guy Shot a Milky Way Timelapse on 35mm Film”

31. Juli 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für 7 Tips for Getting Started with Film Photography

7 Tips for Getting Started with Film Photography

The folks over at COOPH recently tamed up with Brooklyn-based freelance photographer Joe Greer to put together a helpful “beginner’s guide” of sorts for anybody who wants to get started with film photography.

The sho… Read the rest “7 Tips for Getting Started with Film Photography”

29. Juli 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Capture One Unveils Two Film-Inspired ‘Style Packs’ for Photo Editing

Capture One Unveils Two Film-Inspired ‘Style Packs’ for Photo Editing

Capture One has jumped into the preset game with the release of the Beyond Collection: two new ‘style packs’ that allow you to apply “the feel and character” of various film and black & white “looks&#… Read the rest “Capture One Unveils Two Film-Inspired ‘Style Packs’ for Photo Editing”