The Hasselblad V-System master guide: Overview

The Hasselblad V-System Master Guide, a hub of in-depth articles and reviews intended to be an exhaustive resource for real, user-verified data on this classic film camera system. To the uninitiated, the V-System is a black box;

Camera review: the Nikon FE 2 – by Mac MacDonald

Over the past few months, I’ve been trying to settle on “the one.” The one 35mm film camera that will serve all my photography needs.

The Hasselblad V-System master guide: C and C T* lenses

There's no arguing that in the V-System, Hasselblad created one of, if not the world's most comprehensive and flexible medium format camera system. The V-System comprises of somewhere in the region of 35 bodies, 70 lenses, 20 film backs and

The Ultimate guide to the Hasselblad 2000FCW, a focal plane shutter...

The Hasselblad 2000FCW was the third in the legendary Swedish company's family of 6x6 focal plane shutter cameras. If you want to be able to use all Hasselblad lenses (including 13 lenses that can only be used with this

How to make a TEXPan: shoot wide-format 35mm film in the...

In this article, I'll be showing you how to very simply modify your Fuji medium format rangefinder to shoot wide-format 35mm film (aka make your own TEXPan).

Camera review: My Olympus 35 SP by Matt Parry

The Olympus 35 SP holds a SPecial and somewhat privileged status in my pretty modest camera collection.

Camera review: the Olympus IS-5000 bridge camera – by Tom Perry

2002 was a funny time for film cameras.

Camera review: Bronica SQ-Ai – by Adrian Vila

Just a few months ago, I was happily shooting digital. But my work was lacking something. Soul, perhaps.

Camera review: Fuji GA645i, “The Portrait Machine” – by Anil Mistry

In this piece, I will be reviewing the Fuji GA645i 6x4.5 medium format camera.

Camera review: Fuji GA645Zi

Today I’ll be reviewing the Fuji GA645Zi; a review that is not exactly typical. For me, the camera is a tool that is supposed to do whatever I want it to do.

Camera review: Zenza Bronica GS-1 – by Laidric Stevenson

I'll be talking about the least talked about model in a criminally underrated brand....the Bronica GS1.

Camera review: the RealitySoSubtle 6×12

I have been using digital cameras for the past 20 years. Like many of us, my love of photography began when I was a young using a little Kodak Brownie camera.

Camera review: the Olympus OM-1N

The Olympus OM-1 was introduced in 1973 and was originally launched as the M-1, which relatively quickly had to be changed to the OM-1 as Leica felt it was too close to their M series.  According to Olympus, it

Sibling rivalry: Fujica GS645 & GS645S street photography shootout – by...

The Fujica GS645 Professional and its sibling GS645S Professional are very much alike, but different enough that the cameras beg for comparison....which interestingly enough, is what this article is all about: a comparison of Fuji's two most well-known and loved

Camera review: the Zenza Bronica ETRS – Workhorse, or Hippopotamus…? –...

From what I’ve read the Bronica ETRS I get the impression that it is considered the "lesser wanted" of the Bronica family. I really don’t know why.

Camera review: Yashica-mat 124 TLR – by Milan Juza

As a 6x6 format twin lens reflex camera, the Yashica Mat-124 TLR is considered a great entry-level camera for people who are moving up from 35mm to medium format film.

Camera review: Rolleicord Vb (aka everything you ever wanted to...

Diane Arbus, Vivian Maier, Imogen Cunningham, Fritz Henle and Richard Avedon all shot with a Rollei.

Camera review: Zenza Bronica ETRSi – by Denys Trofimchuk

Today I'm going to be talking a little about my Bronica ETRSi kit, a camera I came to after my first proper step into film photography with a Bronica ETRC (I discount my Holga for obvious reasons, although I had

Camera review: me and my Zenza Bronica S2A – by Michael...

I'll be talking today about the first medium format film camera I bought in 2016, a Zenza Bronica S2A. Zenza Bronica S2A - Front Left My first contact with photography was at age 11, when my mum gave me

Camera review: the Fuji Panorama GX617, a legendary panoramic behemoth

Beloved of landscape photographers, especially those involved with supplying images for calendars and home decor products both before and well into the digital camera era, the Fuji Panorama GX617 was the final iteration of Fuji’s legendary behemoth panoramic medium