Shooting on film without the sun poses a challenging risk for film photography newbies and starters. It's very easy to fail, considering that most film stocks nowadays only stop at 400 sensitivity, unlike the limitless digital counterpart.
However, it is possible to take crisp photographs with very minimal light source -- it just requires patience and discipline (yeah, it's not that easy, but why not try?) Through long exposure, one can achieve the seamless image of a night photograph with film. Watch this tutorial which involves the "Schwarzchild effect" into consideration to make the right exposure.
How do you make your nighttime photos more colorful and exciting? Try light painting! All it takes is a lighting tool of your choice, a steady surface (or better yet, a tripod) and a camera with a Bulb setting, then you're all set.
Still life photography may be one of the most undermined genres in photography, and it's easy to see why -- it seems easy, but it's truly difficult to nail it. You have to plan your photograph, instead of merely snapping here and there. Watch this video for seven tipsters.
Why do you shoot film and how do you keep it alive? Analog, a series on YouTube, profiled five photographers to ask these questions. Each video clocks in only under five minutes, but they are all beautifully shot and inspiring.
There are 363 days left to make 2017 awesome. We’ve come up with a few ideas to help you hone your photography skills and make this year your best yet. Take a look at our list, make your New Year’s resolutions and end 2017 at the top of your game!
How do you make old, vintage, faded photographs become part of contemporary photography and receive new meaning? London-based artist Julie Cockburn hand-stitched found photographs as part of her analogue manipulation.
In this new series photographer and analogue enthusiast Simeon Smith talks about the use of minimalism in photography and how he applied this method to his own work. In this article he uses the Belair camera and a roll of Black and White film.
In this new series photographer and analogue enthusiast Simeon Smith talks about the use of minimalism in photography and how he applied this method to his own work. He tested out the Lomo'instant Wide, with some interesting results.