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Gear review: SP-445 4×5 film processing system – by Richard Pickup

Since beginning large format photography I’ve been developing my 4x5* sheet film in trays. This is not a process for the faint hearted and...

Lens review: the 7artisans 35mm f/2 Leica M-mount lens – first...

UPDATE 01 2017-04-27: Added production specifications Standing on the shoulders of Hamish Gill's early look at the pre-release prototype of the 7artisans 35mm f/2 Leica M-mount...

Bag review: The Billingham Hadley One part two – one year...

Welcome to the follow up to my first impressions of the Billingham Hadley One, published in April 2017. With nearly a year of daily use...

Gear review: the Peak Design Cuff

You might remember this review of the latest Peak Design Slide Lite from a few weeks back. Well, now it's time for its little brother...

Gear review: the Peak Design Slide Lite (v2)

At the end of 2017 the folks over at Peak Design were kind enough to send me the latest version (v2) of their Slide...

Scanner review: OpticFilm 8200i SE 35mm film scanner – by Olli...

When I was fifteen I wanted a Nikon FM. A couple of months ago, some forty years later, I finally bought one – actually...

The Tetenal Colortec E-6 kit: a guide to developing your own...

Congratulations, if you are reading this article then you are (hopefully!) willing to take the next step in your film development adventure. In this...

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...

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...

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...