Every Article We’ve Ever Written – by Date

The Rolleiflex Old Standard – the First Rollei to Shoot 120 Film

2000 1125 Juliet Schwab

Juliet reviews the Rolleiflex Old Standard, the first Rolleiflex TLR film camera to use standard medium format film.

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Canon Multi Tele Review – For Love of a Form Factor

2000 1333 Rich Stroffolino

We review the Canon Multi-Tele, a point and shoot 35mm film camera that’s capable of shooting in both full frame and half frame!

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Negative Supply Launches Kickstarter for New Light Meter

2000 1125 Jeb Inge

Negative Supply, the company responsible for some of the newest film scanning products announced this week a Kickstarter which will bring to life a new handheld…

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Mamiya Sekor 55mm F/1.4 USM Lens Review

2000 1125 Albert Silver

Albert Silver reviews the Mamiya Sekor 55mm F/1.4 fast prime universal screw mount lens on film and digital cameras.

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You Don’t Need to be Good at Photography

2000 1125 Juliet Schwab

Need to feel inspired? In today’s article, Juliet reminds us that you don’t need to be good at photography to enjoy photography.

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The Large Format Film Portraiture of Sarah Stellino

2000 1125 Danielle Wrobleski

I discovered Sarah Stellino back in late 2020, and I instantly fell head over heels in love with her large format portrait work. So much so…

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If a Lens Vignettes But Nobody Sees It, Did It Really Vignette?

2000 1125 Matt Wright

Matt Wright of Leica Lenses for Normal People vents his thoughts over the phenomenon of lens vignetting, and questions if it matters…

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All You Need To Know About Fuji C200 Film

2000 1125 Tamara Saade

Looking for an affordable color film? Look no further than Fuji’s C200 – the cheapest color film on the market and a solid performer.

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Film Review – Agent Shadow 400, A New Film from Kosmo Foto

2000 1125 Jim Graves

We shoot Agent Shadow 400, a new film from Kosmo Foto as the film’s Kickstarter campaign creeps toward its funding goal!

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The American Northwest through Mary Randlett’s Lens

2000 1125 Juliet Schwab

Our newest writer Juliet chooses and discusses her five favorite photos by Mary Randlett, who captured the mood of the American northwest.

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Single Shot Stories No. 002 – Jacob Downey

1326 746 Guest Author

Jacob Downey shares a special photo and the story behind making it in today’s Single Shot Story, our community-driven photo series!

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Rediscovering the Color of Life on Isla Bonita – by Isaac D. Pacheco

2000 1125 Guest Author

Guest author Isaac D. Pacheco shares his thoughts from a trip to photograph the life (above and below water) of Belize’s Isla Bonita.

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All You Need to Know About Kodak ColorPlus 200 Film

1544 868 Tamara Saade

A quick look at Kodak ColorPlusk 200 film, an inexpensive color film that’s perfect for beginners and film photography enthusiasts alie.

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A Day at the Beach with the Canon Sure Shot A1

2000 1125 James Tocchio

James reviews the Canon Sure Shot A1, a cute and capable point-and-shoot 35mm film camera that’s submersible to 15 feet!

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The Leica TL (I Trust You, Baby)

2000 1125 Dario Veréb

Dario reviews the Leica TL, an elegant 16MP APS-C digital mirror-less camera that debuted in 2016. How’s it stack up five years later?

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Learning to Use a Rangefinder With the Canonet QL17 G-III

2000 1125 Aidan Bell

After two years of only using SLRs, Aidan dips his toe into the pool of rangefinder cameras with Canon’s Canonet QL17 G-III.

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Staying In the Moment with the Nikon Lite Touch AF (a 28mm Point and Shoot)

2000 1125 Clayton D'Arnault

“Damn it. This guy declined my offer again,” I say aloud with disappointment. “Oh really?” says my soon-to-be wife. “Hey, can you help me finalize the…

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Five Female Film Photographers to Follow – June 2021

2000 1125 Danielle Wrobleski

Danielle is back with her monthly curated recommendations of another five amazing female film photographers to follow!

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Photographing Southern Poland with a Nikon F4 and Kodak Ektar

2000 1125 Jeb Inge

Escaping from the pandemic monotony, Jeb goes to the mountains of southern Poland with a camera and camping gear.

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Single Shot Stories No. 001 (And How You Can Contribute!)

2000 1125 Guest Author

In our newest feature, Single Shot Stories, readers can tell the story of a favorite photo. Jeb kicks it off with one of his.

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Nadja Amahn on Her Portrait Work and Fostering Diversity Online

2000 1125 Danielle Wrobleski

Los Angeles-based photographer Nadja Amahn talks about her experiences as a film photographer, portraitist and creator of Black With Film.

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A Brief History of See-Through Cameras

2000 1125 James Tocchio

James gives a very quick history of the cutaway camera, the see-through camera, and where these collectible models come from.

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Get Back Out There with Our Film Photography Scavenger Hunt

2000 1125 James Tocchio

Get back out in the world and have some fun. Download, shoot, and share with our Photography Scavenger Hunt!

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Photography, Nostalgia and Catharsis in a Coastal Indian Town

2000 1125 Hemant Chatterji

Using the photos he took at the time, Hemant remembers the last trip he made to the Indian coast before the pandemic changed everything.

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Advice for Hiking as a Film Photographer

2000 1125 Aidan Bell

Aiden gives some tips on combining hiking and photography, many of which he (regretfully) learned the hard way.

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What Camera Gear is at the Top of Our Staff’s Wish Lists?

2200 1238 Jeb Inge

The CP team picks the piece of camera gear they most want to use, from cameras and lenses to films and more.

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To Jupiter-8 and Back on a Rainbow of FEDs

2000 1125 Connor Brustofski

As a collector of colorful FED rangefinders, Connor weighs the advantages of cost against the risks of unpredictable results.

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Finding Joy Through Shedding Camera Gear

1975 1110 Jeb Inge

With spring in the air, Jeb takes a look at his collection of camera gear and trims the fat with some motivation from Marie Kondo.

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Leica M Film Cameras Too Expensive? Here are Five Alternatives

2382 1338 James Tocchio

James recommends five excellent cameras to buy, if the Leica M series film cameras are beyond your budget. Take a look.

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A Final Salute to Nikon’s AF-D Lenses

2000 1331 Jim Graves

Jim Graves takes a fond look at Nikon’s AF-D series of lenses – the company’s first autofocus lenses that combine affordability and quality.

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Five to Follow – April 2021

2000 1326 Danielle Wrobleski

Danielle shares another beautifully curated list of five amazing female film photographers to follow. Enjoy!

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Polaroid Lab Review

1876 1250 Jeb Inge

Jeb Inge reviews the Polaroid Lab, a new device for printing cell phone photos onto Polaroid instant film.

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Minolta RF Rokkor-X 500mm F/8 Mirror Lens Review

2000 1125 James Tocchio

James reviews the Minolta RF Rokkor-x 500mm F/8 mirror-lens. History, specs, use today, and image quality within – Check it out!

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Purma Special – Guest Review by Mike Eckman

2560 1440 Mike Eckman

Today’s camera review comes from our guest Mike Eckman – it’s all we need to know about the ancient, Bakelite Purma Special.

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TTArtisan 50mm f/0.95 Lens Review – Ultra-fast, Ultra-affordable

2000 1125 Nick Clayton

Nicholas reviews the supposed Noctilux-killer; the ultra-fast and ultra-affordable TTArtisan 50mm F/0.95 Leica M mount fast prime lens.

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Perspectives on Place by JAP Alexander – Landscape Photography but Not as We Know It

1920 1080 Sroyon Mukherjee

Sroyon reviews Perspectives on Place, a book on landscape photography by JAP Alexander. Click through, read more.

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A Day at the Office – Photographing an Avalanche Rescue Dog in Action

2000 1125 Joe Freemond

Joe Freemond spends the day with avalanche rescue as they trained their newest rescue dog, Fred. And the photos aren’t to be missed.

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The Beautiful Alternative Processes of Amy Marie Gladding

2000 1401 Danielle Wrobleski

Danielle’s latest interviewee is Amy Marie Gladding, an artist who makes use of alternative photographic processes to make stunning art.

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On the Relationship Between Music and Photography

2200 1467 Nick Clayton

A few of the CP writers (who also happen to be musicians) share their thoughts on the relationship between the two art forms.

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A Better Look at Konica

1511 850 Dario Veréb

Dario makes a case for Konica (and other lesser-celebrated Japanese camera brands) in our latest retrospective.

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My Limitless Talent, Shot On Expired Polaroid Film

2000 1125 James Tocchio

James’ limitless creativity is unbound when he loads a pack of expired Polaroid film into his One Step camera. See the masterpieces within.

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The Canon 50mm f/1.4 LTM – Don’t Call it the Japanese Summilux

2000 1125 Eric Charles Jones

A quick review of the Canon 50mm F/1.4 in Leica Thread Mount – commonly referred to as “The Japanese Summilux.”

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A Chat with Film Photographer and YouTuber Jess Hobbs

1656 1028 Danielle Wrobleski

I have been following Jess’s work for almost as long as I’ve been into photography. I discovered her YouTube channel when I was first learning film,…

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Five Masters of Light from Japan’s Shōwa Era

1440 986 Eric Charles Jones

The Japanese Shōwa period, coinciding with the reign of Emperor Hirohito from 1926 to 1989, is noted as one of Japan’s most tumultuous and transformative eras.…

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Fujifilm Instax Square SQ1 Review – Simple, Square, Instant Photography

2000 1125 James Tocchio

James reviews Fujifilm’s newest Instax camera, the strikingly pretty and surprisingly capable Instax Square SQ1.

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Shooting My First Roll of Kodak Portra 160

2000 1125 Hemant Chatterji

Hemant brings a Nikon FM2n and a roll of Kodak Portra 160 along on a boat ride through an Indian national park.

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Life Lessons from Stephen Shore’s Early Work

2000 1330 Alex Sinclair

Alex compares two of Stephen Shore’s photography collections, and examines the effect of the differing methodology employed in each.

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For Aesthetic Reasons – Cameras, Cars, and Collecting

2000 1125 Joe Freemond

Joe shares some gorgeous photos of a Porsche 911 mountain climb, shot with his Nikon FM3a, and muses over the meaning of aesthetics.

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New Product Announcement : Instant Processor from Brooklyn Film Camera and Negative Supply

2000 1125 James Tocchio

We have a preview of a new product from Brooklyn Film Camera and Negative Supply – The Instant Processor for instant film photographers.

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Five Female Film Photographers to Follow – February 2021

2000 1125 Danielle Wrobleski

February 2021, and Danielle brings us five more female film photographers worth following. Click through and enjoy!

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