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My Nikon FA + Nikkor 50mm f:1.8 AI, Davy Bruyninckx

5 Frames… Of Old Main Street, Fort Worth, Texas (35mm Format / EI 400 / Nikon FA + Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 AI) – by Davy Bruyninckx

As a film photographer, I am always drawn to some of the more timeworn parts of town, so to speak, and that propensity for the …

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Chris & Syama, Birmingham UK (2019) - Rolleiflex 2.8F / ILFORD HP5 PLUS / EI 800

EMULSIVE Interview #222: I am Kris Askey and this is why I shoot film

After an 8-month hiatus, I’d like to welcome you all back to the EMULSIVE interview. Yes, yes, 2020 be damned, etc. Last year was a …

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Over the hill or here or there: My adventures getting started in a large format film photography wonderland

Over the hill or here or there: My adventures getting started in a large format film photography wonderland

It’s mid-December 2020 and a bearded, touqued figure stands silently on the side of a frozen lake looking off towards the rising peak of a …

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My Leica M4 and Voigtlander Color-Skopar 35mm f/2.5 P II, Simon Ducos

5 Frames… At Sharjah’s Fossil Rock on ILFORD HP5 PLUS and a Leica M4 (35mm Format / EI 100 / Voigtlander Color-Skopar 35mm f/2.5 P II) – by Simón Ducos

I have been using a 50mm lens almost exclusively for around two years, and I recently wanted to switch it up. The 35mm focal length …

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My Bronica SQA + Bronica Zenzanon 150mm f/4 PS, Ted Harmon

5 Frames… Of my own private Idaho on ILFORD HP5 PLUS (120 Format / EI 400 / Bronica SQA + Bronica Zenzanon-PS 150mm f/4) – by Ted Harmon

I began in photography shooting for The Arbiter, Boise State University’s student newspaper. My qualifications at the time? I had access to a camera (a …

Read more5 Frames… Of my own private Idaho on ILFORD HP5 PLUS (120 Format / EI 400 / Bronica SQA + Bronica Zenzanon-PS 150mm f/4) – by Ted Harmon

5 Frames… At the local supermarket on my rut-busting Olympus XA2 + ILFORD HP5 PLUS (35mm Format / EI 400) – by Phil Cifone

About a year ago I was feeling a bit in a rut creatively, and I always feel exercises help get my creative juices flowing. I …

Read more5 Frames… At the local supermarket on my rut-busting Olympus XA2 + ILFORD HP5 PLUS (35mm Format / EI 400) – by Phil Cifone

My Voigtlander Bessa R2 + Leica Summicron 50mm, David M

5 Frames… Of ILFORD HP5 PLUS developed in Caffenol-C (35mm Format / EI 400 / Voigtlander Bessa R2 + Leica Summicron 50mm) – by David M

Paddy is a science teacher at the school where I work and a friend I’ve known for years. He likes: Star Wars Coffee Astrophysics American …

Read more5 Frames… Of ILFORD HP5 PLUS developed in Caffenol-C (35mm Format / EI 400 / Voigtlander Bessa R2 + Leica Summicron 50mm) – by David M

5 Frames… From my first roll of ILFORD HP5 PLUS on an old Nikon F-401 (35mm Format / EI 400 / Nikon Nikon AF Zoom-Nikkor 35-70mm f/3.3-4.5) – by Jennifer Hatton-Smooker

My first adventure with ILFORD HP5 PLUS ISO 400 black and white film was exactly what I hoped for — this film is great. I’m …

Read more5 Frames… From my first roll of ILFORD HP5 PLUS on an old Nikon F-401 (35mm Format / EI 400 / Nikon Nikon AF Zoom-Nikkor 35-70mm f/3.3-4.5) – by Jennifer Hatton-Smooker

EMULSIVE’S most popular film stock reviews of 2020

There are a few days left for 2020 (well, 2 at the time of publication) and like 2019, we didn’t see any film stocks being …

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EMULSIVE’S most popular “5 Frames” of 2020

If you’re celebrating, Merry Christmas! If you’re not, welcome to the end of a year which, well, that’s enough about that. I made a promise …

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5 Frames... From the Peter Pan Cup Christmas Day 2019, on ILFORD Delta 3200 Professional and HP5 PLUS - by Simon King

5 Frames… From the Peter Pan Cup Christmas Day 2019, on ILFORD Delta 3200 Professional and HP5 PLUS – by Simon King

The Peter Pan Cup is a yearly 100m race, a swim across the icy-cold Serpentine Lido in Hyde Park. Swimmers have met in the park …

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5 Frames... Of Portraits on ILFORD HP5 400 (35mm Format / EI 400 / Canon AE-1 Program + Canon FD 50mm f/1.8) - Tashdique Mehtaj

5 Frames… Of Portraits on ILFORD HP5 400 (35mm Format / EI 400 / Canon AE-1 Program + Canon FD 50mm f/1.8) – Tashdique Mehtaj

5 Frames… Of Portraits on ILFORD HP5 400 (35mm Format / EI 400 / Canon AE-1 Program + Canon FD 50mm f/1.8) – Tashdique Mehtaj …

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My Kodak Duaflex IV, Chip Weiner

5 Frames… Of Tampa’s Ybor City Historic District on ILFORD HP5 PLUS (620 Format / Kodak Duaflex IV) – by Chip Weiner

This Kodak Duaflex IV has sat on my shelf for 20 years. It has been a family relic for as long as I can remember. …

Read more5 Frames… Of Tampa’s Ybor City Historic District on ILFORD HP5 PLUS (620 Format / Kodak Duaflex IV) – by Chip Weiner

Working the Scene from Four Different Perspectives: Protest Photography – by New Exit Photography Group

Expressions of civil unrest have provided many opportunities for photographers to capture the energetic, emotional scenes which are the byproduct of demonstrations, protests, riots, and …

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5 Frames... On the Buffalo River with ILFORD HP5 PLUS (35mm Format / EI 400 / Nikon EM + Nikon Series E 50mm F/1.8) - by Chase Taylor

5 Frames… On the Buffalo River with ILFORD HP5 PLUS (35mm Format / EI 400 / Nikon EM + Nikon Series E 50mm F/1.8) – by Chase Taylor

Having been a Boy Scout for the majority of my life, I have spent a lot of time looking for a capable and lightweight SLR …

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MY Minolta X-700 + MD f/3.5 Macro Lens), Kathleen E. Johnson

5 Frames (+1)… Of beautiful B&W flowers on ILFORD HP5 PLUS (35mm Format / EI 400 / Minolta X-700 + MD 50mm f/3.5 Macro Lens) – by Kathleen E. Johnson

I believe that we don’t give enough consideration to photographing flowers in black and white. Last year I ventured into the garden with my Minolta …

Read more5 Frames (+1)… Of beautiful B&W flowers on ILFORD HP5 PLUS (35mm Format / EI 400 / Minolta X-700 + MD 50mm f/3.5 Macro Lens) – by Kathleen E. Johnson

My Canon FTb QL + Canon FD 50mm f/1.8, Robert Guanci

5 Frames… With ILFORD HP5 PLUS (35mm Format / El 800 / Canon FTb QL + Canon FD 50mm f/1.8) – by Robert Guanci

2020 has been a tough year. The shutdown brought on by Covid-19 put a damper on a lot of things we all love, most importantly, …

Read more5 Frames… With ILFORD HP5 PLUS (35mm Format / El 800 / Canon FTb QL + Canon FD 50mm f/1.8) – by Robert Guanci

ILFORD HP5 PLUS vs Kodak Tri-X 400 at EI 1600 in the Moscow Metro with the Mamiya 7II

I highly recommend the Moscow Subway Metro. As someone who loves spending time exploring underground, this was perhaps an unexpected highlight of my 2019 trip …

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