Why shoot film part 3: ILFORD XP2 Super report – by...

Although I’ve been experimenting with a few different films, using ILFORD Delta 3200 Professional at LFW, some Fuji Neopan for Street, and some CineStill for low light nights, I am yet to find a film stock I am consistently

FP4 Party: Best of October 2016

Welcome to the 2nd #FP4Party after party, celebrating the #FP4Party that was October 3rd-9th 2016. As with FP4 Party September 2016, we'd like your help making the selection for...

Announcing the ChromaGraphica double dry plate and sheet film holder Kickstarter...

After a year of hard work and detailed design, Steve Lloyd of Chroma Camera and I are pleased to announce that the...

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.

Photoset: Malcolm in Millennia – by Chris Mena

Over the summer of 2018, I had the opportunity to visit Cincinnati and experience the people of The Queen City.

5 Frames With… ILFORD FP4 PLUS (EI 125 / 35mm /...

It must be 30 years since I’ve used ILFORD FP4 PLUS, of course, it was plain FP4 in those days (I stopped using it before the PLUS arrived in 1990).

How to: Make a simple large format pinhole camera – by...

In this article, I will be guiding you through the construction of a simple pinhole camera out of a cardboard box, which uses photographic paper to make photographs.

5 Frames With… Fuji NEOPAN ACROS 100 (35mm / EI 100...

This was the first roll of Acros I ever shot. It came with the bikkuri case I ordered from Japan Camera Hunter. In honor of its discontinuation, I thought I should finally give it a shot.

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

5 Frames With… ILFORD Delta 3200 Professional (EI 6400 / 35mm...

I had never pushed film before but upon my arrival on a recent trip to Dublin, Ireland I thought I would try my luck with some old-fashioned analog night photography.

The Arista Rapid E-6 kit: a guide to developing your own...

Before I jump into the guide, allow me a few moments to tell you the story of how I began shooting and developing slide film. Many years ago, while working as an employee of a transport and delivery company, I

EMULSIVE’s most popular #5FramesWith articles of 2018

I started "5 Frames With..." with Hamish over at 35mmc.

5 Frames With… Kodak Tri-X 400 (120 / EI 200 /...

It is a wonderful thing to get out of the city and into nature. This is especially true if we can simultaneously...

Book: Memories from another world by Tim Heubeck

My name is Tim Heubeck and I am photographer based in Germany. You may be familiar with my work under the name of wasteoffilm.

5 Frames With… ILFORD FP4 PLUS (EI 125 / 35mm /...

I've always wanted to try black & white film. So these shots come from my very first B&W film. I had actually no idea about which film should I use.

Book: Earth Stands Still by Nils Karlson

We're happy to announce the latest project by past interivewee and friend of EMULSIVE, Nils Karlson: Earth Stands Still. Nils' interview remains as one of my personal favorites, so when he mentioned that he was working on a self-published photo

The Ricoh GR10: “piggy in the middle” GR sibling (plus GR1s...

A year ago I was looking for the "ultimate film compact camera", the Ricoh GR1 series, but I was somewhat afraid of...

5 Frames With… J. Lane Dry Plates (4×5 / EI 2...

The photos presented here are made with my workhorse setup: my Graflex Speed Graphic, Schneider Symmar 210 f/5.6 convertible, and J. Lane Dry Plates.

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.