Film Photographer Interviews

Feathers and Flowers - Contax RTS with 50mm lens, Rollei RPX 25

EMULSIVE Interview #221: I am Gaetan Cormier Interview and this is why I shoot film

Stormchaser, landscape photographer and portraiture, today’s interviewee has a long and varied photographic history. Please give a warm welcome to Montrealean (-er? -an?), Gaetan Cormier! …

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The Party of Trump - Graflex Speed Graphic, ILFORD HP5 PLUS

EMULSIVE Interview #220: I am Frank Thorp V and this is why I shoot film

Today’s interviewee is a busy man, he’s a producer and off-air reporter covering the US Congress for NBC News, past Chairman of the Radio & …

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Patti Smith - Olympus OM-1n, Kodak Ektachrome

EMULSIVE Interview #219: I am Ed Steinerts and this is why I shoot film

Regular readers will know today’s interviewee through his beautiful black and white photography, those who don’t are in for a real treat. Ed’s interview below …

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Solden, Austria - Kodak Tri-X 400 - Leica M6 & 50mm Summicron

EMULSIVE interview #218: I am Andrew Whitehurst and this is why I shoot film

Greetings! If you’re a regular reader of EMULSIVE, you’ll no doubt already know of today’s fresh EMULSIVE interviewee, Andrew Whitehurst. If you’re not for any …

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Costco Home 400 - San Francisco, CA

EMULSIVE interview #217: I am Nat Meier and this is why I shoot film

I’m so pleased to be able to bring you today’s fresh film photographer interview with none other than Nat Meier. If you’ve spent any time …

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Kodak Portra 400, EI 400, CONTAX S2, Carl Zeiss Distagon 28mm

EMULSIVE interview #216: I am Tom Sebastiano and this is why I shoot film

Today’s EMULSIVE interviewee should not be a stranger to regular readers. From his thoughts on the Contax S2 and RTS series to a quick delve …

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Repairing a deep sea trawler, Grimsby Docks, Grimsby, UK, Mamiya C33, 105 Sekor, Ektachrome

EMULSIVE interview #215: I am Tony Warren and this is why I shoot film

Regular readers will be familiar with the writings and photography of today’s interviewee in the form of his large format pinhole camera build and light …

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Ejatu - INDODA

EMULSIVE interview #214: I am Ejatu Shaw and this is why I shoot film

I first came across today’s interviewee back in December 2019 after she posted a video messing around with Kodak Gold in Barcelona. Thanks to that …

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Jeffrey - ILFORD HP5 PLUS - Another from my makers series. I fucking love capturing people as they create things.

EMULSIVE interview #213: I am Ryan HK and this is why I shoot film

Have you ever heard off an off-the-grid professional film photographer? You have now. Ladies and gentlemen, introducing Ryan HK. Over to you, Ryan. Hi Ryan, …

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On assignment

EMULSIVE interview #212: I am Alys Tomlinson and this is why I shoot film

Welcome to the latest EMULSIVE interview, featuring none other than Alys Tomlinson, Sony World Photography Awards, Photographer of the Year 2018. There’s a lot to …

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Me with my Meopta Flexaret II, photo by Tim Green

EMULSIVE interview #211: I am Graham Spinks and this is why I shoot film

Greetings and welcome to this week’s fresh EMULSIVE interview – number 211 to be specific. I have great pleasure in introducing you to the words …

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Carlos Lopez Medrano - Self, Hasselblad 2003FCW, ILFORD FP4 PLUS

EMULSIVE interview #210: I am Carlos Lopez Medrano and this is why I shoot film

Welcome to 2020 here on EMULSIVE! I hope you all had a peaceful ringing in of the new year. For my part, I was in …

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My shadow - Kodak Tri-X 400, Leica R5, Ousilhão, Portugal, 2018

EMULSIVE interview #209: I am Paulo Monteiro and this is why I shoot film

Ladies and gents, allow me to introduce you to this week’s fresh EMULSIVE interviewee: Paulo Monteiro. Over to you, Paulo. Hi Paulo, what’s this picture, …

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EMULSIVE interview #207: I am George Quiroga and this is why I shoot film

Up for this week’s fresh EMULSIVE interview slot is George Quiroga who has been out there catching light for over 50 years — above ground …

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Rainbow Lifeguard Tower, Venice, California. Leica M3, Kodak Portra 160

EMULSIVE Interview #206: I am Amol Parikh and this is why I shoot film

Split between continents and cultures, today’s fresh interviewee Amol Parikh takes us on a trip into his photographic story, from the US East Coast to …

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Static Age - Ektar 100

EMULSIVE Interview #205: I am Jeremy Calow and this is why I shoot film

If you spend any time checking out landscape photographers online – especially if you’ve been eyeing up 6×17 format photography – you will no doubt have come across the work of today’s interviewee, Jeremy Calow.

Surbiton Station, Leica Standard with a Voigtlander Snapshot Skopar, Rollei Blackbird (think this has been discontinued but it was a lovely film)

EMULSIVE Interview #204: I am Richard Davies and this is why I shoot film

Plates, films, stars and scenes. I’ve been following today’s fresh interviewee (on social media!) pretty much since EMULSIVE came into existence back in June 2015 …

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