7artisans 50mm f/1.1

My Leica M4-P and those LomoChrome Purple XR 100-400 negatives

5 Frames… In Barcelona on LomoChrome Purple XR 100-400 (EI 400-ish / 35mm format / Leica M4-P) – by James Greenoff

I’ve joked in the past that I’m in a committed menage-a-trois with Kodak Portra 400 and ILFORD HP5 PLUS. Truth be told if this were …

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Learning to love a rangefinder camera: Five years with the Leica M6 TTL 0.85

In late 2015 I was hit by a taxi making an illegal turn and received three fractured vertebrae for being in the wrong place at …

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My year on film: A 2019 retrospective or, my not-a-365-project

My year on film in 115 photos: A 2019 retrospective or, my not-a-365-project

What follows is my 2019 in film photography, a 365 photography project that was absolutely not a 365 project. In this article, I share the …

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

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 lens, I’m here to offer my thoughts on one of the very first copies

Cover - Blind film review: Fuji Natura 1600, Kodak Portra 800 and Lomography Color Negative 800 (35mm)

Blind film review #01: Fuji Natura 1600 vs Kodak Portra 800 vs Lomography Color Negative 800 (35mm)

At the end of 2017 I mentioned to Aislinn Chuahiock that I’d received some 35mm Kodak Portra 800 to test out and was planning on pitting it against Lomography’s Color Negative 800 in a side-by-side review.

In her infinite wisdom