The year 2017 warrants the rising popularity and resurgence of film photography after several years of being behind digital photography. The big transition seems to stem from the 'perfect yet boring' results often seen in digital photography, not to mention many claiming that the digital medium has already reached its peak.
Of course, no medium is better than the other as it is a matter of preference, but it cannot be denied several digital photographers are looking to widen their skills set by experimenting with the analogue medium. If you're one of them and have barely a clue how to start with your analogue grind, let photography blogger Phoblographer tell you the essential things you need to know in film photography.
For the majority of the film photography grind, batteries are a must. Batteries are expensive, too, adding along with the pricey films nowadays. However, if you're really tight right now, you might want to check this tipster for emergency purposes.
In the digital age, image-making has become easier. But for a photographer to grow, he's obliged to try out unfamiliar and strange things and methods. That's what photographer Neto Macedo likes to do with his photography, but only in the analogue grind.
Sometimes it's not the street photographer who finds the signs and symbols during a street grind; sometimes, it's the city who finds you, and it's calling out, beckoning to be photographed through the subtlest of words. Let the Lomo'Instant Square guide your fingers to the written words.
Today, film photography and analogue techniques are being treated as more of an experiment as digital photography remains as the mainstream medium. Photographer Michell Campeau romanticizes everything analogue with his own collection of found photographs.
What can one do when creator's block hits the photographer? A fresh way of seeing the surroundings might just be the trick. Take a break from your usual analogue grind and experiment with some unique panoramic shots with the Spinner 360° to your heart's content.
Contrary to popular belief, photo editing has been around since the early days of photography. The only difference is it's been used sparsely. There' a reason why the majority of old photographs are more appealing.
You might get sick of New York being in the media reels all the time, but this city has rightfully earned its reputation, and it's inarguable. A favorite among photographers, street shooter Daniel Arnold is one of them.
You might wonder why the world has gone green for today. Every 17th of March, one would find people wearing shamrocks, attending cèilidhean, marching parades, drinking the best Irish beer and whiskey in the area. No doubt, today is Saint Patrick's Day.
While mobile phones continue now to overthrow even the DSLRs, film photography has its way of slowly crawling back up to the hearts of people, serving as a way to escape the easy-art, convenient-creation provided by technology. Meet photographer Aleks Dakovski, an analogue shooter.
Adam Van Fossen's passion for film photography started 12 years ago during his high school photography class. Ever since then, he has continued practicing the craft and capturing the world in dreamlike photographs. Here, our featured community newcomer shares his thoughts on analogue photographs and some of his favorite images.
It's just like any other night for New York-based photographer Daniel Schaefer. In the city streets of New York, he and his model who goes by Dove Mother grab some dumplings for dinner, with the side salad of night photography using the handy Lomo'Instant Square.