The 52 Rolls of Film Project

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So this year I've decided to challenge myself to shoot 1 roll every week for a year, something I like to call "The 52 Rolls of Film Project. Now I'd like to extend the challenge to the rest of you.

So this year I’ve decided to challenge myself to shoot 1 roll every week for a year, something I like to call "The 52 Rolls of Film Project. Now I’d like to extend the challenge to the rest of you. The only rule is the one I already mentioned, and that is to shoot 1 roll (and only 1 roll) per week for a year. By the end of the year you should have 52 rolls worth of pictures. Just shoot whatever you feel like. It can be documentary, purely artistic, or both. Color, B&W, infrared, cross processed: anything goes. Just shoot shoot shoot. But I repeat: ONLY 1 ROLL PER WEEK!!

written by gestalt_assault on 2010-02-20 in #news

14 Comments

  1. panelomo
    panelomo ·

    are you giving out films for those who want to challenge you? :)

  2. mattcharnock
    mattcharnock ·

    great idea - i can't limit myself to one roll though! ha! but i await the results!

  3. cyan-shine
    cyan-shine ·

    I agree with Matt, it's a cool idea, but I could never limit myself to one roll only... Maybe one roll per camera? >D Hmm...

  4. hhjm
    hhjm ·

    Want to try 1 roll per day!!!!

  5. thankneptune
    thankneptune ·

    Im so in!

  6. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    enjoy shooting

  7. cashbox
    cashbox ·

    im in if it can be with a instax

  8. eugster
    eugster ·

    nice idea, though i couldn't limit myself to one roll a week when i travel around... then it's more likely a roll a day.
    do you process all the rolls at the end of the year or also one roll/week?

  9. lomosexual_manboy
    lomosexual_manboy ·

    Cool idea. I guess everyone else is gonna have to wait until next year if they wanna do it. And you can always limit it to a specific camera if you want so you can shoot other rolls in other cameras as sometimes one roll just isn't for many a lomographer.

  10. nicolas_noir
    nicolas_noir ·

    Agreed with @mattcharnock and @cyan-shine! - shoot far more than one a week. Or at least I think I do, hard to keep up!

  11. stouf
    stouf ·

    Nice concept, good luck !

  12. nakolb
    nakolb ·

    have nowhere near enough money to afford shooting a roll a week.. plus dev.? psshh

  13. suepop
    suepop ·

    great idea!

  14. tacomah
    tacomah ·

    We have joined him... Here's ours so far!
    www.flickr.com/photos/jim_n_claire/collections/721576230819…

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