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Bulk loading 120 film using 65mm Kodak 250D (5207)

In June 2015 I was lucky enough to source a fresh 300ft short-end of Kodak's 250D (Vision 3 5207) motion picture stock in 65mm...

Developing motion picture film in your own darkroom by Mr. D...

Snatched from the streets of San Diego in late March 2016 by a group of masked assailants, Diz has been spending some time at EMULSIVE...

How to: developing 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. In this...

Getting started with pushing (and pulling) film

We've roped the very agreeable Michael Bitaxi into putting together a guest post for us covering everything you need to get started with pushing and...

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

Welcome back for part two of the naked Aero Ektar Speed Graphic project. What was once known as the AERO Peacemaker is now called...

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

Welcome to the sixth and final part of the AEROgraphic project series. If you've been following along with your own build, by now you will...

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. Rest...

An introduction to: Black and white darkroom printing

Black and white printing is (obviously) fun, and easy to get into. I hope this introduction will help those that haven’t yet taken the step,...

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

Welcome to the final stretch. If you've made it this far then you're very close to seeing your AEROgraphic project come together. By the...

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

Welcome to part three of the AEROgraphic Project! There's no time for preamble, as this is where things start to get really interesting (and fun)....

How to: An introduction to wet plate collodion

You might remember that we featured an interview with Robert Marsters some months ago. I asked Robert to provide some background to the wet plate collodion...

How to: get started with solargraphy

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

An introduction to Luminograms with Michael Jackson

If you're a regular reader of EMULSIVE interviews, then you may remember our piece with Michael Jackson and his wonderful work at Poppit Sands back...

Visualisation for film photographers by Richard Pickup

We're incredibly proud to bring you the first in what will hopefully be a new series of articles focused on providing a more educational...