It is cheap, easy to find and sometimes you can get them for free in certain shops! However, if the films are expired, the seller may give them away. Kodak Ultramax 400 is definitely recommended for most cameras which do not have built in light meters.
This is the film that I started taking pictures with. I don’t have to worry about ISO settings at that time as a beginner. All I did was just load this film and start shooting.
It is suitable for shots for the outdoors as well as indoors. When using this film, you do not need to worry about getting the right exposure in low-light conditions. It also give you the right crisp of color contrast too.
You want your subject be the center of attention? Petzval lens photos are recognizable for sharpness and crispness in the centre, strong color saturation, wonderful swirly bokeh effect, artful vignettes and narrow depth of field that will make your subjects stand out!
Even great photographers need help in making their prints as brilliant as their artistic vision. In this video, Robin Bell talks about developing and printing the pictures of David Bailey and Terence Donovan the old-fashioned way.
Joel Byron is a long time fan of Lomography who uses analog methods at his video and film production agency, BigPlus. Back in 2010, he painstakingly put together the Lomography Caterpillar Matrix video which made over 60,000 hits. This time around, he captures video footage of London with the New Petzval Lens, delivering stunning results.
These photographs, recently digitized through the efforts of the Cushing Center at the Yale School of Medicine, come from the collection of patient photography of Harvey Cushing, M.D., the father of neurosurgery.