Long Form

The Arista Rapid E-6 kit: a guide to developing your own slide film

Before I jump into the guide, allow me a few moments to tell you the story of how I began shooting and developing slide film. Many years ago, while working as an employee of a transport and delivery company, I

My inspiration – by Tony Cearns

I am a film street photographer, inspired by my father’s deep appreciation of Henri Cartier-Bresson and particularly Robert Frank back in the 1960s. In the early 2000’s, like many, I drifted away from film and plunged into digital photography, excited

Minimalism in photography – by Darren Kelland

"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication", Leonardo Da Vinci   Minimalism of any form requires a degree of discipline... The discipline required is to recognize what is essential and is superfluous. So it is with minimalist photography.

Mumbai Part 4: In which one requires a proportionate response

MUMBAI--India cannot be forced. India will not adapt to you. I am still learning the pattern and subtexts of interactions and could continue to learn them for several lifetimes to come.

Mumbai 03: Heat tempered

MUMBAI-Nothing comes easily in India. At times it feels as if everything from the bureaucracy to nature itself is out to thwart whatever you are trying to do.

Scanning film: Canon 5D Mark II vs Drum scanner vs Epson V700 with bonus Sony A7r!

Preface This article originally appeared over at Addicted2light in November 2012 and has been kindly updated by author Gianluca Bevacqua. Gianluca's taken a bit of time to update his initial findings with his updated DSLR "scanner", a Sony A7r.

Mumbai 02 : The world is changed

MUMBAI--I have a memory etched into my personal history, one I recall to remind myself of something. I was in Honduras on a nine month assignment with a medical relief NGO.