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

This is the first of a six-part series in which I will describe the process of creating a naked Graflex Pacemaker Speed Graphic 4x5...

How to make and experiment with homemade redscale film

This article covers making and experimenting with redscale film at home. I'll be walking you through the (very simple) steps you'll need to roll your...

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,...

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...

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...

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. It...

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. If you recall, in part 1 we build the water tank...

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...

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...

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...

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. And you can show them to...

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...

How to bulk load 120 or 220 film (using 65mm Kodak...

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...

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...

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

In this article, I will go over the steps you need to take and the decisions you need to make to enter the wonderful...

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...

How to get 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...

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

I have always wanted a Jobo film processor. For years the idea of having a temperature controlled water bath and a roller based agitation...

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: 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...