Architectural photographer Robert Burley engages in a riveting project of documenting the decline of the once powerful industry of film. Check it out!
While we are fervent film enthusiasts, we don’t delude ourselves in saying that film is at its peak. Photographer Robert Burley, using his trusty large format camera, actually went to the film factories of Kodak and chronicled its demolition in this ambitious, albeit heartbreaking project. He also went to Canada, the United States, and Europe, shooting the factories involved with the production of film. Have a look at the sneak peak video he has prepared for the launch of his book.
Photographer Will Steacy's series "Deadline" provides a sobering look at the continuous decline of the newspaper industry in the United States, through the newsroom of one of the country's publications.
Sprocket Love: The Sprocket Rocket is the world’s first wide-angle camera dedicated to sprockets. It shoots 18 panoramas on a standard 35mm roll and exposes the whole width of film including sprocket holes. Use its dual winding knobs for easy multiple exposures and generate perfect nighttime shots with the bulb setting.
Coinciding with Woodstock's 45th anniversary this August is the release of "Woodstock," a book of photos documenting the festival by photographer Baron Wolman. Check out the details and photos after the jump!
In December last year James Wright, editor and creative director of So It Goes Magazine, went on a two-week trip to Sri Lanka, "a place so long on our bucket list, but up until then, as yet unvisited," he writes on the first of his three-part photo diary. Herein is the second part of his series that chronicles his adventures, highlighted by a selection of breathtaking images of the Sri Lankan countryside and the locals, among many other images, captured with his trusty photographic companions: the Leica MP, Lomo LC-A+, and an assortment of films including the LomoChrome Purple.
The Rescued Film Project collects, develops and archives undeveloped or unwanted film from all over the world. Recently, the group acquired 31 rolls at an auction in Ohio, which, as it turns out, were from World War 1 and featured some amazing photographic footage of that time. Founder and film technician Levi Bettwieser talks about this exciting project.
Her choice of soak for her photographic series "Float On" may not be everybody's cup of tea, but it can't be denied that something so unique deserves a spot in the limelight. During a recent chat with Brigette Bloom, the outlandishly experimental film photographer eagerly shared her inspiration for the series, process (a tipster!), and what she thought of people's reactions over her work, among other things. Check out the exclusive interview after the cut!