How to: Connect legacy film scanners to modern computers

It's time to simplify and demystify the dark art of connecting legacy film scanners and other hardware to modern computers.

How to: Make your own 126 film perforator

This is a follow up to my original article on the Kodak Instamatic 500 and my passion for the (rather underloved) 126 Instamatic format. There are loads of great “square format” point and shoot cameras out there, if only

How to: Shoot Fuji Instax instant print film in a classic...

Some of my classic cameras remind me of the fascinating history of photography. Recently I wanted to see if I could make instant prints with my Speed Graphic press camera.

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

I want to spread the idea that a photographic enlarger is fundamentally a very simple thing.

How to save money with a Nikon Pre-AI camera system –...

The cost of manual-focus 35mm equipment increases to rise and Nikon gear is leading the pack.

How to: Shoot nightlife flash photography with Kodak Ektachrome E100

Using reversal film for flash photography is not the most obvious choice but there are a few characteristics which make using Kodak's new Ektachrome E100 for flash photography very interesting.

How to make a TEXPan: shoot wide-format 35mm film in the...

In this article, I'll be showing you how to very simply modify your Fuji medium format rangefinder to shoot wide-format 35mm film (aka make your own TEXPan).

How to shoot Instax Square in an Instax Wide camera (free...

When we talk about instant film, Fujifilm and Polaroid Originals are the only mature solutions available at this time. One of the characteristics of these cameras is that we can choose only one format for one camera.

How to take the leap into 35mm film photography – by...

In this article, I will go over the steps you need to take and the decisions you need to make to enter the wonderful world of film 35mm photography. I recommend starting with the 35mm format as the cameras

How to build a photography website in 2019…what you need to...

The new year is upon us but it needn't be filled with broken resolutions, especially if you've committed yourself to create a new photography website (or plan on refreshing one you already have).

How to build a simple Arduino shutter speed tester – by...

I've been stuck in my house filling orders for my Kickstarter campaign for the CAMERADACTYL 4x5 Field Camera, mostly just babysitting printers, changing filaments and adjusting extruders every few hours.

How-to: Load a Paterson System 4 film development tank

Probably the most awkward aspect of developing films at home is getting your exposed film onto a reel and into a developing tank.

How-to: creating a photo book, some do’s and don’ts – by...

Photographs become something special when printed. You can touch them, feel them, and get up close to them.

How-to: Build your own JOBO-style semi-automatic film processor: Pt.2

Welcome back to this guide on building your own JOBO-style automatic film processor.

How-to: Build your own JOBO-style semi-automatic film processor: Pt.1

I have always wanted a Jobo film processor.

How to get started with solargraphy – by Barnaby Nutt

Every year on the summer solstice, the sun is higher in the sky than at any other time in the year.

How to develop your own slide film with the Tetenal Colortec...

Congratulations, if you are reading this article then you are (hopefully!) willing to take the next step in your film development adventure.

An introduction to black and white darkroom printing

Black and white printing is (obviously) fun, and easy to get into.

Building a naked Aero Ektar Speed Graphic: The AEROgraphic project part...

Welcome to the sixth and final part of the AEROgraphic project series.

Building a naked Aero Ektar Speed Graphic: The AEROgraphic project part...

Welcome to part five - the penultimate part - of the AEROgraphic project. In this article you will finally be finishing your build.