If you’re on social media, you will have no doubt noticed an uptick in darkroom-related activities in our community. From home processing black and white and colour film to RA-4 darkroom printing, it seems that more and more people are getting into the darkroom in one way or another, and that’s fantastic news.

Here are just a few of the articles you and the rest of the community enjoyed reading this year. For the rest, head on over to read everything else filed under darkroom here on EMULSIVE.

~ EM


10The Arista Rapid E-6 kit: a guide to developing your own slide film – READ

Agave Lady, Mamiya RB67, 127mm 3.5KL, Fuji Velvia 50
The Arista Rapid E-6 kit: a guide to developing your own slide film

9Anecdotal evidence: My darkroom tricks and treats – READ

Anecdotal evidence: My darkroom tricks and treats - by Fred Rosenberg
Anecdotal evidence: My darkroom tricks and treats – by Fred Rosenberg

8How-to: Make cyanotype prints from analog or digital negatives without sunlight – READ

How to Make cyanotype prints-from-analog-or-digital-negatives-without-sunlight by Anthony Chatain
How-to: Make cyanotype prints from analog or digital negatives without sunlight

7Review: Comparing FF No.1 and Cinestill Df96 monobath developers – READ

Review: Comparing FF No.1 and Cinestill Df96 monobath developers

6Making colour prints in the darkroom: welcome to RA-4 printing – READ

Making colour prints in the darkroom: welcome to RA-4 printing
Making colour prints in the darkroom: welcome to RA-4 printing

5A practical guide to… Lith printing – READ

Cover: A practical guide to lith printing
A practical guide to… Lith printing

4How I built my darkroom for less than $500 – READ

Cover: How I built my own darkroom for less than $500
How I built my darkroom for less than $500

3Introducing MAYA: the incredible modern digital darkroom timer – READ

Introducing MAYA - the incredible modern digital darkroom timer
Introducing MAYA: the incredible modern digital darkroom timer

2The Simple Enlarger: compact, portable, low-cost darkroom printing for all – READ

Cover - The Simple Enlarger - compact, portable, low-cost darkroom printing for all

1Greta Thunberg: capturing the voice of the 21st century using 150-year-old wet plate photography – READ

Greta Thunberg: capturing the voice of the 21st century using 150-year-old wet plate photography
Greta Thunberg: capturing the voice of the 21st century using 150-year-old wet plate photography

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