There's a new camera on the block and it just so happens to be the latest addition to the CAMERADACTYL family. I call it the HOMONCULUS 69 - because it can take photographs up to 6x9 in size.
It all started with some idle musings between a few photographers. Some were expressing a bit of disdain for the "selfie generation", which triggered a chain of thought that lead me to a fusion of pop-art and selfies.
I discovered my love of film photography by accident. Being a collector, I have always frequented thrift stores for anything I could find of interest.
“Do a project, it will be fun!” they say… whoever they are.
It has taken several years and a lot of experimentation, (not to mention a lot of wasted film), but we finally have the answer for processing large, large format without a darkroom.
MAYA is a brand new, modular, from scratch digital darkroom timer that can be used (right now) for both making prints and timing film/paper development.
In November 2017, the first batch of 35mm Kosmo Foto Mono 100 made its way from the Czech Republic to Kosmo Foto HQ in south east London. It was the culmination of nearly 18 months of planning;
I had previously worked with Eyedress in Tokyo at Big Love Records. He's a Philipines based artist who is currently on Lex Records based out of England.
For the last few months, I have been working tirelessly at destroying my anonymity for the purpose of selling cameras.
I’ve always been fascinated by the cinematic look of movies.
A little while ago, I got speaking to Elvis Halilović, one half of the brains behind ONDU.
Bill is a project-driven photographer - even when he's not aware of it.
Back in July, I walked you through the initial build for my Agipinfold, an Agifold 6×6 camera converted to pinhole. It's time for part two. The pinhole is still held on with blue tack…..
In January 2019, I’ll be opening a public darkroom, Obscura Darkroom, in Newark, NJ. Located in the University Heights neighborhood, Obscura will provide open darkroom hours, memberships for unlimited facilities use, and classes for both adults and teens.
Here I am, back at it, trying to find the words to express my gratitude towards the film photography community for their continuous support and trying to explain what on earth possesses me to keep making this magazine. Ever since
I have always built cameras, machines and models for fun.