What makes a good picture?

...aka Fuji Instax Mini Monochrome Photo Contest addendum   Soon after we launched the Instax Mini Monochrome competition, a potential entrant reminded us that we had not...

5 Frames With… Fuji Superia 200 (EI 200 / 35mm /...

On the 24th of May, 2017, I knew I had exactly one month before I leave the city of Istanbul for good. Spending my...

Building a naked Aero Ektar Speed Graphic: The AEROgraphic project part...

Welcome to part five - the penultimate part - of the AEROgraphic project. In this article you will finally be finishing your build. Rest...

Finding film part 5: All GAS-ed up and time for T-MAX...

Late March 2017: During my last article I touched on the fact that I was beginning to get stuck in a photographic rut. I...

Lens love: shooting the Kodak Aero Ektar 7″ f/2.5 aka how...

Up until the day I was able to call it "mine" I had never heard about the Burnett-Combo or David Burnett and I was...

5 Frames With… ILFORD HP5 PLUS (35mm / EI 400 /...

I’ve been working in the main business district of Paris, La Défense, for more than a decade. Nevertheless, it took me coming back to...

Effectively shooting Fuji Velvia 50 and other slide films

Fuji Velvia 50 is my favourite colour film. The colours, saturation and contrast are unique. It's especially good for golden hour colours around dawn...

EMULSIVE Secret Santa 2015 – Names have been drawn!

Hello again everyone, thanks for stopping by. We've just this minute made the Secret Santa 2015 draw and emails with details of your match are winging their...

FP4 Party: Best of September 2016

Well that went fast. The first #FP4Party is over and that can only mean one thing: it's time for the after party. What's that, you...

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...

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...

Diario di viaggio: Viaggio d’inverno in Finlandia – Jacopo Brancati

https://emulsive.org/articles/travelogue/winter-voyage-to-finland-aka-extreme-cold-weather-photography-jacopo-brancati Sono un etnologo e un fotografo specializzato in questioni marittime. Da molto tempo mi focalizzo sulla comunità dei marittimi in Europa. Italia,...

The best of #SummerFilmParty June 2017

Welcome to the best of #SummerFilmParty June 2017, as selected by the #SummerFilmParty panel. Thanks very much to the team for their help in both...

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....

#NEOPANTASTIC: Best of May 2017

Welcome to the best of #NEOPANTASTIC May 2017. As selected by myself and the party's moderation/judging panel (details in the NEOPANTASTIC Twitter bio. Speaking of...

Bag review: The new Billingham Hadley One part one – first...

UPDATE 03: Part two is here Part two of this review - "one year on" - is here. Check it out. A few weeks ago, the...

How-to: Colour/BW film processing with the BelliniFoto Monopart C-41 kit

I developed my first black and white film at school and have enjoyed developing black and white films ever since. However, whenever I looked...

Close-up photography challenge with Kodak VISION2 250D by Sandeep Sumal

Back towards the end of 2016 and early 2017 EMULSIVE asked the film community what type of articles we would like to see in...

5 Frames With… Rollei Retro 80S (EI 50 / 120 /...

Rollei Retro 80S is not a new kid on the block anymore, it's been around since mid-2000s and plenty has been written about its...

5 Frames With… ILFORD HP5 PLUS (EI 400 / 35mm /...

These five frames are very special to me because are part of the very first black and white roll that I developed for myself....