Month in review: June 2020

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These are the 3o days and 58 articles that made EMULSIVE in May 2020. As usual, you’ll find a recap of all the articles published, starting with the most popular 10 articles of the month in order of publication (as decided by you).


~ EM

May 2020’s top 10

Camera review: Fixing a bad rep... It's time for the Pentacon Six to shine Camera review: Fixing a bad rep… It’s time for the Pentacon Six to shine June 2, 2020 Posted in: Articles, Featured, Film camera Reviews, Pentacon Film Camera Reviews, Reviews - Can the Pentagon Six take pictures as sharp and contrasty as a Hasselblad or a Rolleiflex? After all, this is the only question that matters ... Read more
As a roll of film moves across the film plane: making a slit-scan camera June 4, 2020 Posted in: Articles, Featured Projects - This is the story of how I came to own a custom-built 35mm slit-scan photography camera and how I set about using it to capture ... Read more
My Zenza Bronica S2A - Ed Worthington 5 Frames… On the greatest film in existence, Kodak Ektar 100 (EI 100 / 120 format / Zenza Bronica S2A) – by Ed Worthington June 9, 2020 Posted in: 5 Frames..., Articles - So going out and making new photos has been off the table for a few weeks, well at least travelling anywhere new, interesting and not ... Read more
5 Frames... With a new-to-me rangefinder on ILFORD HP5 PLUS (EI 400 / 35mm Format / Yashica Electro 35 CCN Wide) - by Mark D Miller 5 Frames… With a new-to-me rangefinder on ILFORD HP5 PLUS (EI 400 / 35mm Format / Yashica Electro 35 CCN Wide) – by Mark D Miller June 11, 2020 Posted in: 5 Frames..., Articles - I was in grade school when my father took a photography class at a local community college. He was an engineer and natural math whiz, ... Read more
Release the Kraken: accessible 6×12 wide format film photography for all June 12, 2020 Posted in: Film camera Reviews, Reviews - I am Graham Young and I am one of the hosts (along with Ethan Moses and Nick Lyle) of the Homemade Camera Podcast. We yammer ... Read more
Leica M3 + Elmar 50mm f:2.8 + Heliopan RG715 (88A) 5 Frames… Of portraits and landscapes on Rollei Infrared 400 (EI 12 / 35mm format / Leica M3) – by Alessio Mola June 13, 2020 Posted in: 5 Frames..., Articles - I have always been fascinated by infrared photography. This idea to make visible that part of the light spectrum which is invisible (to our eyes) ... Read more
An in-depth guide to: The Leica M6 (aka M6 Classic + M6 Non-TTL) An in-depth guide to: The Leica M6 (aka M6 Classic / M6 Non-TTL) June 14, 2020 Posted in: Featured, Film camera Reviews, Leica Film Camera Reviews, Reviews - The Leica M6 — also commonly known as the Leica M6 Classic or Leica M6 Non-TTL — is a 35mm film rangefinder camera designed and ... Read more
Camera review: the Certo Six and "lightweight" 6x6 film photography Camera review: the Certo Six and “lightweight” 6×6 film photography June 23, 2020 Posted in: Certo Film Cameras, Film camera Reviews, Reviews - The Certo Six is a camera I will own for a long time. If you’re looking for the short version of the article that follows, ... Read more
When the fun stops, stop Photographic burnout: When the fun stops, stop June 27, 2020 Posted in: Articles, Opinion - Preface: whilst this article talks about my experiences with photography, some of what I am describing may resonate with you, which is why I have ... Read more
Rolleiflex MX - As received Camera review: The Rolleiflex MX June 18, 2020 Posted in: Articles, Film camera Reviews, Reviews, Rollei Film Camera Reviews - I’ve been trying to come to grips with how I ended up owning a 60-plus year old machine as a daily-and-only camera, after a truncated career with ... Read more

…and here’s everything in order of publication

Month in review - 2020 May Month in review: May 2020 June 20, 2020 Posted in: Articles, Best Of

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~ EM

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