Recap #5 – Christmas is only around the corner

...It's that time of the month again And it's gone. Month five of EMULSIVE is done and dusted. Just a quick recap this month.

Recap #4: September 2015 – decisions, decisions

Welcome one and all! That's month four under the belt.

Your invitation to the EMULSIVE 2015 Secret Santa

Well, here we go barrelling into Christmas 2015. In some parts of the world, we shy away from calling Christmas, Christmas. Festive? Sure. Christmas, no.

Film culture: ‘Moments in Place’

Relationships that are established by geometry, and then, gesture and light, those are often the hallmarks of a successful photograph. We're incredibly pleased to be able to talk to you about Joseph Gamble's new quasi-photographic retrospective, which kicked off on

Photostory: Never Forget 2002 – Craig Pindell

We wanted to do something to mark the 9/11 attacks and whilst searching for the most appropriate way to mark the time, our thoughts led to Craig Pindell and his 9/11 remembrance project, Never Forget. With his kind permission, we're

Recap #3: August 2015 – the interviews cometh

Welcome one and all! That's month three of this EMULSIVE experiment over and done with.

EMULSIVE 2015 Secret Santa : Ho-ho-hoping you’ll join in!

Merry Christmas and good day to you all! That time of the year is nearly upon us and festive merchandise can already be seen creeping onto the shelves of supermarkets and department stores the world over. Whilst I don't

EMULSIVE 2015 Secret Santa : Ho-ho-hoping you'll join in!

Merry Christmas and good day to you all! That time of the year is nearly upon us and festive merchandise can already be seen creeping onto the shelves of supermarkets and department stores the world over. Whilst I don't want

Note to self: your street photography sucks

A quick note to readers I'm not talking to you. I wrote this (de)motivational diatribe to myself a year or so ago whilst in a bit of a photographic funk.

Recap #2: July 2015 – stepping up

Month two simply flew by...was it that fast for any one else? Thanks for all the support this month.

The photographer's daypack part 3: Toy camera style

Well, it seems like we hit a nerve with Jonas Lundström and he's out for blood. With all the hubbub surrounding Holga Week 2015, he wrote in to complain softly ask why we haven't yet featured any "toy cameras".

Holga Week 2015 is here: start your engines!

Is it that time of year already?

I don't like sharing

I'm not sure exactly when I started referring to my photographs as "work" perhaps it's the pretentious nerd in me. When I started EMULSIVE, it was from a conscious desire to share stuff that I'd learned over the past few

The photographer’s daypack – part 2: medium format street shooters

A little while ago, I covered my recommendations and rationale for the basic photographer's daypack - a small, light pack of essential items for any film photographer.

Experiments: cross processing and push processing Fuji Provia 100F (RDP III)

Picking up from my original Provia 100F review, I'm going to talk about how we can experiment with this film and the kinds of results you can expect. In this article, we'll be talking about pushing, cross processing and

Experimenting with Rollei Superpan 200 (with bonus infrared)

Today I've decided to give you all a look at the kind of results you can expect from Rollei's Superpan 200 black and white film in 120 format.

Recap #1: June 2015 – a massive thanks

We're incredibly tribal, us humans.

Shooting Kodak Tri-X 400 from EI 800 to EI 12800 (+...

Covering the results of experimenting with Kodak Tri-X 400, this article picks up from my original Kodak Tri-X 400 review and will show you single-stop pushes from EI 400 all the way up to EI 12800.

The photographer’s daypack – part 1: bare essentials

Spend an appreciable amount of time shooting and you'll find yourself "needing" things to make your life easier. I'm not talking about GAS (Gear Acquisition Syndrome), but all those little accessories and gadgets you might feel will make your time

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