Taking a chip off the old creativity block

Writer’s block, creative slow-down, work paralysis – call it what you will but, as people who rely on a steady flow of...

Film vs digital? It’s a pointless debate: photographing the Northern Lights...

The debate pitting traditional film vs digital photography and which is superior has been going on over a decade - more than...

Why did it take me so long to start shooting Kodak...

There are a few reasons it's taken me so long to become comfortable with shooting Tri-X, and I thought it might be useful to share these, both so that I can understand my process more coherently (as with most

Three things Bill Murray can teach you about street photography

A man walks up to a couple at a restaurant, takes one of their french fries right from the table, eats it,...

Thought piece: Utopia is in the moment – by James Horrobin

Today's rant is something that I've been trying to formulate for a while, it came to a head whilst I was walking around Saltaire with my girlfriend.

The 50th anniversary of a giant leap for mankind – Charys...

July 16th 1969 at 9:32am EDT, the crew of NASA's Apollo 11 mission began their historic journey to the moon and back atop the largest rocket system ever made, the Saturn V.

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.

The Honesty in Film Photography – by Simon King

After some recent discussions with my peers, I've started to feel that "honesty" is an underrated quality in many genres of photography....

A treatise on dealing with your film archive

UPDATE: This article is in sever need of an update.

Analog [dis?]ability: photography as a tool for healing – by Scott...

Every time we pick up our cameras we probably take them for granted.

Where to from here?

We (almost) all put ourselves on display via the many and varied social platforms with our photography, writings, podcasts and whatever else....

My year on film in 115 photos: A 2019 retrospective or,...

What follows is my 2019 in film photography, a 365 photography project that was absolutely not a 365 project. In this article,...

Permission to Create by Lisa DeShantz-Cook

I am no stranger to self-doubt. In fact, it feels as if I’ve stumbled through most of my life--save for my late teens when most of us think we know everything--with self-doubt at my side.

In defence of 35mm point and shoot cameras

Point and shoot film cameras are often looked down upon within the film community and you'll hear more than the occasional accusation of them being an accessory to "make you look trendy".

I go to a top-tier research university, and I’m getting my...

You wouldn’t believe the number of weird looks I get when I tell people that I am getting my four-year degree in photography.

How To Shoot Street Portraits: A Practical Guide – by Anil...

Hello, my name is Anil Mistry. I love messing with both film and digital cameras and I shoot lots of street portraits.

Fujifilm: put down your pitchforks, it’s survival of the fittest

Update 2019-06-10:Fujifilm announces a return to black and white photographic film production with brand new NEOPAN 100 ACROS II, available Autumn 2019. The film photography community is once again up in arms about Fujifilm's latest raft of price

Minimalism in photography – by Darren Kelland

"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication", Leonardo Da Vinci   Minimalism of any form requires a degree of discipline... The discipline required is to recognize what is essential and is superfluous. So it is with minimalist photography.

Analog [dis?]ability: adapt, overcome and adjust – by Scott Hays

If you boil a potato long enough; it will become soft. Boil an egg long enough and it will become hard.

Dream camera: My experiences buying a Nikon F6 from Japan Camera...

Everyone has a dream camera. I have...well, a dream team: a set of cameras designed to meet specific needs and moods, from the small to large formats.