Shot on ILFORD SFX 200 at EI 200
Black and white negative film in 35mm format
Leica M6 TTL 0.85 + Canon Serenar 50mm f/1.5

Development notes
Kodak HC-110: 1+31(B), 20°C/68°F, 09:00 (N)
No presoak, 1-minute initial agitation, 5 inversions/minute, normal stop/fix/rinse.

This is a sample from my personal photographic archive, posted as one of over a thousand examples of my photography here on EMULSIVE. While occasionally pretty to look at, these photographs mostly serve to show some of what’s possible with film photography.

For additional information or prints, please get in touch.

~ EM

Share your knowledge, story or project

The transfer of knowledge across the film photography community is the heart of EMULSIVE. You can add your support by contributing your thoughts, work, experiences and ideas to inspire the hundreds of thousands of people who read these pages each month. Check out the submission guide here.

If you like what you're reading you can also help this passion project by heading over to the EMULSIVE Patreon page and contributing as little as a dollar a month. There's also print and apparel over at Society 6, currently showcasing over two dozen t-shirt designs and over a dozen unique photographs available for purchase.

I'm EM, founder, overlord, and editor-in-chief at EMULSIVE.org. I may be a benevolent gestalt entity but contrary to increasingly popular belief, I am not an AI.

Join the Conversation

2 Comments

 

  1. Getting back to B&W where I started in the mid 50’s. Yes I am an octogenarian
    Just purchased a Leica D Lux 7. Plan to shoot in bw if possible
    Meanwhile I’m going to start with my Mamiaflex G in bw as well as my Canonet
    Yes I have and like use my older film cameras including Nikons.
    Don’t operate my darkroom any more looking for a good film processor. Any suggestions ?

  2. Ohhhh such a nice picture with many character.
    Great old lens which gives something special. Canon LTM are winner, easy to find one nearly mint for a very good price.
    Not a uggly lens made in dictature, all these kinds of something “artisan”, artisan of very very big mass production and dictature country number one pollution maker.