Articles tagged "analogue"

Wet plate photographer shoots portrait of subject 4000 miles away via Zoom

Marrying technologies invented over 150 years apart, U.S. photographer Shane Balkowitsch used the wet collodion process to photograph a sitter in London as she posed in front of her phone camera

Lomography launches new high-contrast, ISO 8 panchromatic 35mm film stock

Lomography says the Fantôme Kino B&W ISO 8 35mm film stock is cut from a larger roll of German cinema production film.

Video: Ferrari sports cars, Formula 1 cars captured on-track with a Super 8 cameras from the 1960s

Motorsport filmmaker Nick Shirrell was recently invited to Italy by Ferrari to capture Ferrari cars, both modern and old, with his trusty Super 8 camera. We had a chance to talk with him about the experience.

Fujifilm warns its customers to avoid sending undeveloped film through new airport scanners

The warning comes only a couple of weeks after Kodak Alaris published a similar advisory.

This 120 medium format camera and 4x5 large format camera are made from 35mm film cassettes

Photographer Alireza Rostami took inspiration from a recent book he read to create a pair of cameras made entirely from 35mm film cassettes.

Negative Supply launches its new Film Carrier 120 on Kickstarter

The new model follows Negative Supply's Film Carrier MK1 designed for camera-scanning 35mm film.

Fujifilm will discontinue its Fujicolor film multi-packs by the end of March

Demand for the film has dropped too low, the company explained in a statement.

Lomography launches its LomoChrome Purple in 110 format cartridges

The ISO 100-400 film 'forces you to think outside the box, turning blues to greens, greens to purples and yellows to pinks, all while maintaining those rich red tones,' according to Lomography.

Filmtypes website makes emulsion comparison easy for analogue shooters

An Austrian photography enthusiast has created a site that makes comparing film types really easy, and which pulls in examples from Flickr so users can see sample shots that show what the film is like and good for.

The Film Canister is an over-engineered way to carry your rolls of film around

It's not cheap and certainly not for everyone, but it is a beautifully engineered piece of equipment.

Cameradactyl Homonculus 69 camera launches with support for Mamiya Press lenses, Graflex backs

This modular, Frankenstein-looking camera can be tweaked and modded with various lenses and film backs to create countless combinations of DIY camera systems.

Negative Supply launches Kickstarter for Film Carrier MK1, a 35mm camera scanning system

The Film Carrier MK1 is mechanical system that leverages a digital camera and macro lens to digitize 35mm negatives with relative ease.

This dead Polaroid SX-70 was rebuilt as a fully functional digital camera

Joshua Gross has meticulously rebuilt an old Polaroid SX-70 and turned it into a digital camera with the help of a Raspberry Pi computer, a fisheye lens, a little bit of wiring and a sizable chunk of programming.

Fujifilm plans to bring back NEOPAN 100 Acros black and white film by the end of the year

Good news for film users - Fujifilm says demand for Acros was such that it will begin production again this year with a new version of the original emulsion. The bad news, though, is that it will initially only be available in Japan.

Kodak plans coating trials for 120 format Ektachrome E100 film next month

Recent social media posts have stated testing for 120 roll film coating will begin this summer.

Video: 'Process' shares the thoughtful, methodical work of analogue photography

A quick look into the purposefully slow work of analogue photographer Scott Folsom.

Camera Rescue aims to save 100,000 analog cameras for future generations

Camera Rescue, a Finnish organization determined to rescue more than 100K analog, has already saved 46,000 cameras and plans to more than double that number by 2020.

Photo chemistry manufacturer and supplier Tetenal Europe faces closure

Photo chemistry manufacturer and supplier Tetenal Europe GmbH is reportedly set to close up shop after a prolonged search for new investors failed to secure its future.

Lomography expands Kino Films line with new Potsdam 100 monochrome film

Lomography has released its latest film revival, Potsdam 100 monochrome.

Video: Five tips to keep in mind when buying used film cameras

YouTuber Casey Cavanaugh has produced a handy video guide for those looking for buy their first film camera.

World’s largest wet collodion plate created in abandoned house converted into a camera

While the rest of the world has been concentrating on making cameras smaller and lighter photographer Ian Ruhter was making one literally the size of a house in order to make the world’s largest wet collodion plate.

The Kanton DX35 concept is an all-in-one film development machine the size of a coffee maker

Industrial designer Thomas Müller has created a concept device that attempts to democratize film development using an all-in-one device that sits on your countertop.

Kodak Alaris brings 35mm Pro Image 100 film to Europe

More than twenty years after it was first launched, Kodak Alaris is officially bringing its Pro Image 100 film to the European market.