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How-to/What is

Here’s where you can get tips and tricks on fixing that old camera, learn about new and rare types of film, read up on some darkroom developing techniques and more.

How-to/What is

Here’s where you can get tips and tricks on fixing that old camera, learn about new and rare types of film, read up on some darkroom developing techniques and more.

What 8mm Film Projector Should I Buy?

What 8mm Film Projector Should I Buy?

Before smartphones and digital cameras, and yes–even before camcorders–watching home movies was a special treat. Families and friends would gather in the living room, den, or shag-carpeted basement, to sit on the floor in front of a movie screen…

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Flash Bulbs – The Lowdown!

Flash Bulbs – The Lowdown!

The Lowdown on Flash Bulbs Guest blog by Steve Ringrose Editor’s Notes: Millions of vintage cameras (especially the Kodak Instamatic cameras here in the US) use flash bulbs. Most cameras that use flash bulbs have the bulb number needed…

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What is Blue Sensitive BW Film?

What is Blue Sensitive BW Film?

The image that inspired this blog post! Shot by long-time Film Photography Podcast listener August Kelm on Svema Blue Sensitive 35mm bw Film / Yashica FX-3 Super 2000 set to 1/8 of a second, an adapted Helios 44-2 lens at…

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