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 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).

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.

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.

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 camera and Kodak Aero Ektar lens combination;

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

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

An introduction to black and white darkroom printing

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

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.

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

I have always wanted a Jobo film processor.

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 look at certain aspects of film photography.

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: 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

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

Welcome back for part two of the naked Aero Ektar Speed Graphic project.

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 format.

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 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 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: 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.

How to make and experiment with homemade redscale film – by...

This article covers making and experimenting with redscale film at home.

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