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The best of #SummerFilmParty August 2017The best of #SummerFilmParty August 2017

The best of #SummerFilmParty August 2017

Welcome to the best of #SummerFilmParty August 2017, as selected by the #SummerFilmParty panel. For the third and final time this year I would like to thank them all for their efforts here, as well as all of the behind the scenes work manning Twitter’s @SummerFilmParty.

The 204 qualifying entries posted by you against the five Summer Film Party categories during the week of August 21st to 27th 2017 have been collected and shortlisted below. The categories were:

  • #Landscape
    Nature or urban scenes, it’s up to you
  • #Streetlife
    It’s up to you to include people and or architecture
  • #Abstract / #FunkyAF
    No poultry unless absolutely necessary
  • #Home
    Shooting indoors or gearing up for a Kitchen Battle, this is for you
  • #Macro / #CloseUp
    Anything as close as your lens will allow


Being the final month of the event, the quality of entries was high to say the least. There was so much creativity being expressed, from SUPER slow sub-1 ISO film to infrared stocks and large format…oh, and a LOT of slide film.





We’re asking you to place your votes for what you believe to be the best photograph of the month. You’ll find the voting form at the foot of the page but before that, let’s jump in to the shortlist.





Lucy Wainwright‏ – @Lucy_Shoot_Film
Superslow Vision 3 1.6 iso film in an F90x at Crosby, Merseyside #SummerFilmParty #landscape @EMULSIVEfilm #believeinfilm



Darren Rose – @winterrosephoto
‘High plains drifter’ for the start of my #summerfilmparty shots. Rollei Superpan 200 with IR filter on the #xpan #landscape #believeinfilm



s e l y f r i d a y‏ – @selyfriday
This Beach! #xpan #summerfilmparty #Landscape #KodakE100s #believeinfilm



Philip Constant‏ – @pbconstant
Pink Water #SummerFilmParty #sunset is pink due to #BCfires while water reflects sky color #landscape @summerfilmparty NikonF6 Provia 100F





She Escobar‏ – @sheescobar
#SummerFilmParty Submission 2. Nikon FM3A, Ilford Pan F +
#filmphotography #believeinfilm



Lorraine Healy‏ – @LoreHealy
#SummerFilmParty #believeinfilm #street #FPPcolorIR #FPPmodcam Auburn Days, Auburn Wa



Jason Self‏ – @thisJasonSelf
Pulling out…
#summerfilmparty #streetlife
📷: #realitysosubtle #6×6
🎞: #kodakektar100
📲: @thedarkroomlab
••••• #b…



Zheng Xu‏ – @zxuphoto
Fish for #SummerFilmParty Post Day 2 #Ilford #PanF plus 50 #Leica minilux @summerfilmparty #Streetlife




Abstract / Funky AF

Gum_Shoe_‏ – @jessetynephoto
Not sure if this is #funkyaf #landscape or #streetlife Double exposure for #SummerFilmParty 2017 Nikon N65 // Ektar 100.




Back East Photo‏ – @BackEastPhoto
“The Scream” @summerfilmparty #SummerFilmParty #Abstract Hasselblad 501CM, Rollei RPX 25, Dev/scan @OldSchoolLab, homage to @IsabelCurdes 🙂



achatain‏ – @achatainfr
Musique 2 – Music 2 for the 2nd @summerfilmparty entry today (Washi A 12iso) #SummerFilmParty #FilmWashiA #Abstract



Adi W – @adiw1202
Imaginary lines. #SummerFilmParty #Abstract #MamiyaC330 #Ilford Pan F 50 #believeinfilm @summerfilmparty @ILFORDPhoto





Johnny Baker‏ – @JnyBakes
When you want to have a #SummerFilmParty but your boots won’t dry fast enough.. PanF 50 shot @summerfilmparty



Matt P‏ – @mparry1234
Confusing shot of lamps. Ektar. #Home #Summerfilmparty



jasjit‏ – @JasjitCo
4 Double exposure
Category – Home
Agfa Record – Kodak Ektar



Joe Cunningham‏ – @JoeCCunningham
“Axes” #SummerFilmParty #Home Mamiya RB67, Ilford Pan F+, yellow filter, Rodinal 1+25. One built by me from raw wood, one by Ibanez.




Macro / Close-up

Aukje Kastelijn‏ – @AukjeKastelijn
And my last entry for #SummerFilmParty: After the rain #closeup. #kodak #Ektar #DutchSummer #Veluwe



Tim Dobbs‏ – @timdobbsphoto
Last entry “Analogue love” F4s on ilford Pan F for #SummerFilmParty @ILFORDPhoto #closeup #believeinfilm #filmsnotdead



Marcus didius falco‏ – @falcos2012
@summerfilmparty @FujifilmPhotoUK Melt4 Charlotte w90 #macro Velvia50 #summerfilmparty #believeinfilm RAVE ON😎



Jason Self‏ – @thisJasonSelf
Decorative grass
#fisheye #closeup
📷: #pentax67
🎞: #fujichromeprovia400x
📲: @thedarkroomlab


…and those are the 20 short listed photographs for what was #SummerFilmParty August 2017. Voting is open from September 7th 2017 to midnight on September 13th 2017.

It’s over to you…





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  1. Honored to be among this talent!

  2. Great choice, great pictures! Good luck to all finalists!

  3. I’m in heaven. These are terrific! Well done and good luck everyone!!


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