Your Rights as a Street Photographer

While out in public taking photographs you may find someone giving you a funny look or even approach you to ask what you’re doing. In general, you have the right…

What Is the Best Film to Use?

Most beginner’s to film photography have the same question when starting – “what film should I use?” If you poll any number of film photographers you will receive varied answers…

How to Clean Film Negatives

Storage for film photography can always be an issue if you’re an active photographer. And film negatives are susceptible to dust or mold if not properly stored. Negatives should always…

Tips for Street Film Photography

Street photography is exactly what the name implies, taking film photography of real people (strangers) going about their lives. However, street photography isn’t nearly as simple as it sounds. Unlike…

How Film Photography Can Improve Your Digital Photography

With the ability to shoot hundreds of photos and instantly see the results digital photography certainly has it’s appeal. Plus, digital photography is more accessible and affordable than ever. But…

The Last Roll of Kodachrome

In 2009, Kodak announced that production of it’s Kodachrome film (a color slide film develped with the now defunct K-14 process) would cease. Famed photographer Steve McCurry, who often used…

Film ISO Was Not Set Correctly in the Camera

A common issue with beginner film photography is forgetting to correctly set the film speed after loading in a new roll of film. If you find yourself making this common…