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Lens review: Pentax prime comparison – five lenses head to head...

If I am not shooting a Half Frame Camera, there is an overwhelming probability that I am shooting a Pentax instead. I have been...

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...

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...

Gear review: SP-445 4×5 film processing system

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...

How to develop your own slide film with the Tetenal Colortec...

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

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...

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...

Bag review: The new Billingham Hadley One part one – first...

UPDATE: Part two of this review - "one year on" - is here. A few weeks ago, the lovely folks over at Billingham got in touch...

Lens review: Schneider Xenotar 150mm f/2.8 + Linhof Technikardan (plus video)...

In 2006 or so a good friend of mine sold off his 150mm f/2.8 Schneider Xenotar large format lens. He listed it for $1000,...

Review: Kodak Film Strip Creator – by Kikie Wilkins

One of the really neat things seen at the Kodak booth during the 2018 CES show in Las Vegas was a lightbox featuring customized...

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...