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
A little while ago, I got speaking to Elvis Halilović, one half of the brains behind ONDU.
Since I dove into the world of analog photography, the idea of bringing a film to the market as been a sort of fantasy but the dream actually came true!
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.
"Experimentation." This is what Max Grew, co-founder of Intrepid Camera told me when I asked him what the driving force behind his company was in a conversation we had some days before the closing date of their successful 8x10 Kickstarter
If you're reading this then you've probably already come across Mercury Works' Universal Camera project, currently steaming towards a modest $50,000 goal on Kickstarter. When I first came across the project I was intrigued to say the least.
PhotoKlassik International is back on Kickstarter shooting for a late September 2018 launch at this year's Photokina.
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.
OK fine, I'll come clean. Twitter's favorite film photography patch, sticker and decal magnate Mike Padua got in touch with me a few months ago telling me he had an idea up his creative little sleeve.
My Pinhole work has been fun of late.
Being a writer first and a film photographer second, I'm drawn to images and visual art that have stories to tell.
There's no argument that 2017 was a good year for the analogue photography community but in my humble opinion, the assumption that it was the industry driving the analogue resurgence - or whatever you want to call it - couldn't
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…..