FP4 Party: Best of September 2016

Well that went fast.

Cheat sheet: Kodak Tri-X 400 development times – EI 200 to...

My ILFORD FP4 PLUS development times article seemed to cause quite a buzz.

Let's Explore Magazine Issue 01: The road to independent publishing

Let me get this out of the way: I unashamedly love Let's Explore Magazine. The idea, the platform, the Kickstarter campaign and the beautiful outpouring of support that was the result of Issue 00 hitting doormats the world over at

Why shoot film? – Gerhard Reininger

So...why shoot film? Frankly, there is no sensible reason for shooting film.

Introducing the EMULSIVE 2016 Secret Santa

2016/10/31: UPDATE HERE! Some small details are still being finalized but I'm proud to be able to announce the return of the EMULSIVE Secret Santa for 2016!

Photo story – Beauty from disaster by Louis Sousa

I'll keep this short. I'd like to present a ten-step process that may help you to obtain beauty from disaster (as I did below).

The EMULSIVE Global Film Lab Map (v9)

Update 09 - 2018-06-21: 334 labs / 56 countries58 labs added, 32 updated and five new countries on the map. Special thanks to Tibo Alberny and John Whitmore for their help cleaning up all the submissions.

FP4 Party – Shoot week #1 recap – September 5-11 2016

The first #FP4Party shoot week is done! What better way to celebrate it than collecting a few of the most shared and commented posts on Twitter and showing them off in one place?

EMULSIVE 52 Rolls 2016 – Week 18-21 update

I started off my last 52 Rolls update saying I was BORED. Well, by the time week 18 (May 2-8, 2016) rolled around, not much had changed.

Photostory: Never Forget 2006 – Craig Pindell

With his kind permission, I'm posting another one of Craig Pindell's Never Forget images and some of his words here today. About the project, from the man himself: “Like almost everyone I know, I can remember exactly where I was

Cheat sheet: ILFORD FP4 PLUS development times – EI 100 to...

Over the years I've built up a large bank of development times and schemes for many black and white films, old and new;

Mumbai 03: Heat tempered

MUMBAI-Nothing comes easily in India. At times it feels as if everything from the bureaucracy to nature itself is out to thwart whatever you are trying to do.

Introducing #FP4Party – celebrating ILFORD FP4 PLUS

Sometimes things happen fast and sometimes they happen REALLY FAST. #FP4Party falls into the latter end of that speedy spectrum. What started out as a few comments on a post of one of my favorite Ilford FP4+ photographs quickly turned

Photography: Nightcall – by Dee Elegia

I've lived in Manchester now for roughly two and half years, having relocated from Scotland to work on my photography full-time.

Travelogue: Lisbonne, de la Saudade à la modernité.

Lisbonne est l'une des villes préférées des touristes Français. Ca tombe bien pour moi qui était à la fois l'un et l'autre, durant l'été 2013.

Travelogue: Lisbon, a Saudade to modernity

Lisbon is a favorite city destination of French tourists. That's good for me, as I happen to be French was and a tourist there during the summer of 2013.

Photography: Cloud machine – Kodak Hawkeye Traffic Surveillance Color Film 2486...

Cloud machine Kodak Hawkeye Traffic Surveillance Color Film 2486 shot at EI 800 Color negative film in 35mm format        

Photoset: A War Without Blood and Gore by Paul Margolis

The title of my project, A War Without Blood and Gore, comes from a line in a Vietnam War-era protest song by the American singer-songwriter Phil Ochs entitled “Draft Dodger Rag”.

My home: Manila, Philippines – Joy Celine Asto

One of Manila's famous writers and stalwart sons* once said, "The Philippines spent 300 years trapped in a convent and 50 years in Hollywood." This cheeky reference about the country's history under Spanish and American rule has since then been

Scanning film: Canon 5D Mark II vs Drum scanner vs Epson...

Preface This article originally appeared over at Addicted2light in November 2012 and has been kindly updated by author Gianluca Bevacqua. Gianluca's taken a bit of time to update his initial findings with his updated DSLR "scanner", a Sony A7r.

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