Featured project: creating the SP-445 film processing system

Making a short story long. After all, that's what I do... Several years ago, my oldest daughter expressed curiosity about old-fashioned film. I dug out...

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...

My Return to film: Nick Orloff

As a teenager (I'm 55 now) I was the kid that was always carrying a camera – a Pentax K1000 that my grandfather gave...

Review: Comparing FF No.1 and Cinestill Df96 monobath developers

Monobath film developers feel like the in thing for 2018. Whether you're just thinking about jumping into home developing, or are an old hand,...

5 Frames With… Fuji Velvia 50 RVP50 (EI 50 / 120...

Since discovering slide film recently, I simply can't stop shooting it. Film for me has always had that organic feel to it with the...

5 Frames With… Washi W (35mm / EI 25 / Disposable)...

When I heard about the washi film project, I was immediately hooked on the idea. Using stuff for other things than it was made...

Camera review: First impressions of the Chroma Camera 4×5 AKA what’s...

This isn’t so much of a review, more of a first-impressions-comparison. My experience with different 4x5, large format cameras is minimal, having bought an MPP...

Fresh from Japan Camera Hunter: the new ONA X JCH Bowery...

Hot on the heels of EKTACHROME E100's general release and the announcement of Cinestill's TCS-1000 is Japan Camera Hunter aka Bellamy Hunt, with news...

Film review: A new film from Fuji? Introducing Fuji Super HR-20,...

A new film from Fuji? As puzzling as this might sound given the company's penchant for discontinuing film stocks recently, it is an easy...

Today’s the day: Kodak EKTACHROME E100 release – UPDATE 6

UPDATE 05: Additional online store links added (Mein Film Lab). Hot off the press from EASTMAN Kodak and Kodak Alaris: EKTACHROME E100 is available starting...

5 Frames With… Adox CMS 20 II (EI 20 / ID-11...

For a while, I was intrigued with the ADOX story and curious about the films they make. Finally, I managed to buy a good...

Not a sous vide cooker: Cinestill’s ºCs “Temperature Control System” TCS-1000...

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...

5 Frames With… Kodak EKTACHROME 160 (35mm / EI 160 /...

I've been shooting film most of my life, I'd say about 75% of my photos reside on Kodak Ektachrome slide film. When the digital...

Film review: my Fuji slide affair – by Denys Trofimchuk

I have always had a love/hate relationship with color film. I think it's mostly because I rarely got the results I wanted or imagined...

Every single film stock still made today – Part 7: the...

This is the final part of my series covering every single one of the 180+ photographic film stocks still being made today. I'll be breaking...

Lens review: Pentax prime comparison – five lenses head to head...

If I am not shooting a Half Frame Camera, there is an overwhelming probability that I am shooting a Pentax instead. I have been...

5 Frames With… Kentmere 400 (35mm / EI 400 / Fujifilm...

“That man is richest whose pleasures are cheapest.” ~ Henry David Thoreau Making a living as a photographer requires me to have professional digital equipment....

5 Frames With… Fuji Provia 100F RDP III (35mm / EI...

In 2018, E-6 Processing is expensive. I shot this roll back in April and after shooting it, it sat in my freezer for 2 months,...

EMULSIVE August 2018: month in review

Welcome to the 31 days, 26 articles and 23 Daily Photo posts that was August 2018 here on EMULSIVE. EMULSIVE Santa 2018 opened its...

Film tests: getting the best out of FERRANIA P30 Alpha part...

A few months ago, I wrote about the results of my tests on FERRANIA P30 Alpha in various developers. Today, I'm back with part two. Part...