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New in: CineStill “just add water” powdered developers and new improved film

There's some very exciting news coming out of CineStill today in the form of an announcement of new powdered film developing chemistry and manufacturing updates for all new film. As I've noted on social media and this website before

The game changing Intrepid 4×5 Enlarger: darkroom printing for all

Brighton based Intrepid Camera are back with a true game-changer for traditional darkroom printing: the Intrepid 4x5 enlarger, an affordable, compact darkroom device capable of printing or helping to scan from 35mm, 120 and 4x5 film. Starting today on

Not a sous vide cooker: Cinestill’s ºCs “Temperature Control System” TCS-1000 is a useful tool for simple film development at home

Available on backorder today starting at $99.95 and shipping from 10th October 2018, Cinestill's ºCs TCS-1000 is a compact home film development device created to enable anyone to very accurately control their water/chemistry temperature when developing film. It might

百名女英雄:跟着英国皇家摄影学会一起庆祝启发人心的女摄影师们

这个夏天,英国皇家摄影学会推出了百名女英雄的国际性宣传活动,用以庆祝当今在摄影领域中发光发热的女性们。这一次英国皇家摄影学会所邀请的对象不仅仅是职业摄影师或者是英国皇家摄影学会的会员们,并包含一般大众,在 2018/09/28 以前您都可以提名来自世界各地启发人心的当代女摄影师。 如果您有在使用任何形式的社交媒体,应该很难错过发布在 Facebook,Twitter 和 Instagram 上 "#HundredHeroines" 的标签。然而,在活动的最后一个月里,我们更应该站出来表扬从这些来自世界各地吸引我们,一起拍摄并且启发我们的女摄影师们。 稍早这个礼拜,英国皇家摄影学会的副总 Del Barrett 告诉我: 迄今为止,我们收到了许多杰出的回响,也让大家认识了许多来自世界各地优秀的摄影师们。然而,我们仍有许多的事情要做,所以仍然需要大家的帮助让其他人知道这些在他们生活中表现出色的女摄影师们。 英国皇家摄影学会将会在 12/14宣布百名女英雄的入围名单,这个日子同时也是英国女性在公民选举中首次拥有投票权的一百周年纪念。活动将在2019年举办一场特别的展览,而每位入围的女英雄都将获赠一枚特别铸造的 Margaret Harker 奖章。 Harker (1920 – 2013) 是英国皇家摄影学会的首位女性主席,也是英国在摄影领域的第一位女教授。作为一位杰出的摄影历史学家,她在摄影教育的发展中发挥了重要的作用。 我很荣幸能够在我持续进行的底片摄影师访谈中介绍到几位已经由社群提名的摄影师们,于是我联系了其中几位,并向她们询问提名对她们而言意味着什么:     Monika – 美国 对我而言,摄影女英雄是能够教导并分享她们所学知识或者是鼓励我们持续创作的女性。她们能透过分享自己的作品,并抱持着坦率、真诚的心态去鼓舞人心。她们往往忙于照顾其他人,却从不把心思放在宣传自己身上。这也是为什么我对百年女英雄这个活动感到如此兴奋的原因,这是个能够认识在我们底片社群里付出许多的杰出摄影师们的绝佳机会。 閱讀關於 Monika 的訪談(英文)»     Rachel Brewster-Wright -英国

Announcing: CineStill Df96 “DEVELOPER&FIX” Monobath

Hot off the press: there's a new black and white monobath developer from the Brothers Wright over at CineStill - CineStill Df96 Monobath - and it's available to buy this very minute on their website as a 1-Liter kit at

Introducing the pixl-latr: democratising the digitisation of film [with exclusive creator Q&A]

Innovative solutions for digitising film abound, from homegrown solutions using copy stands, digital cameras and scanning masks, to Nikon's endlessly delayed ES-2 35mm film digitising adapter.

EXCLUSIVE: Silberra BW film announcement + founder interview

    I'm proud to be able to exclusively announce the start of Silberra's new crowdfunding campaign, which supports the release of four new new black and white film series and a total of seven new films. The campaign, released

Exclusive: Japan Camera Hunter talks to EMULSIVE about his new 35mm compact camera project

Much like everyone else out there watching the Camera Ventures / Japan Camera Hunter livestream on Friday, my ears pricked up when Bellamy Hunt announced he was working on a new 35mm compact film camera. As Kosmo Foto's Stephen Dowling

ILFORD Photo: US Distribution Update

As some readers may be aware, at the end of August 2017 ILFORD Photo's main US distributor WYINT Distribution LLC abruptly announced the closure of its South Carolina HQ pending a wider restructure of the business. It took another two

Announcing the JCH StreetPan 400 120 format pre-order

You read that right. JCH Streetpan 400 is now available for pre-order in 120 format for expected delivery in September 2017. If you're still here, read on: As you'll hopefully be aware, JCH Streetpan 400 in 35mm format was announced