Analogue photographer and filmmaker Susu Laroche makes her photography come in handy with a set of tarot cards in which her dark, gothic imagery complement the major and minor arcanas.
Laroche, a London-based photographer, finds beauty in the obscure. An acolyte of analogue film, Laroche explores the archaic and cult-like scenes. Her imagery is often shown fleeting, magical, sinister yet poetic, inspired by poets J.G. Ballard, Georges Bataille and filmmaker Rainer Werner Fassbinder. for Hallow's Eve, she released a deck and a tarot-reading at the Close-Up Film Centre in London.
The tarot deck consists of 78 cards which use her monochromatic photographs and film stills from her oeuvre. Here's a preview of the deck:
Filmmaker Steven Soderbergh is known as a chameleon of color, known for using striking, strong color casts in which frames are saturated with one hue. In this video, Fandor Channel studies the palettes and the neighboring colors that make each scene "out of this world".
Don't fear the dark, you'll learn a lot from it. It's time to spruce up your analogue skill set and become a more accomplished film photographer by working inside the darkroom. Once you get the hang of it, you'll become more creative than you ever imagined!
Lucky Ying Jung Lu is a Taiwan-based photographer. Through photography, she expresses her thoughts with such a dreamy and gentle intimacy. Here, she shares her first impressions of the Neptune Convertible Lens System, which she tested in Taiwan.
Photographer and art director Luca-Mercedes Stemer is one of the founders of HONEST., a magazine dedicated to preserving the tangible aspect of film photography. In this interview, she looks back on her early days as a young photographer and dishes out some tips on how to make it in the industry.
Analogue film maker Julian Hand took a trip to New York last year to shoot a series of music videos of folk musician Emma Tricca. He armed himself with a Super 8 camera, LC-A+ and some LomoChrome Purple film and set out into the bright city lights.
Germany-based lomographer Gamze Nevruz relies on analogue photography to transform her whimsical ideas into tactile prints. In this quick chat, she shares her humble beginnings and a selection of her dreamy photographs.
Nicolette Clara Iles is a UK based photographer. She shoots with film to create soft tones and subtle elements of distress, which give her photos an eerie and beautiful feel. Here's a peek into the images she shot with the Petzval 85 lens.
The aesthetics of Canadian photographer Roeg Cohen is quite complex to put into words: in his simplicity, there's the captivating pull which makes ever looker gravitate into his subjects and connect with them.
Film is alive and kicking as passionate lovers of film photography continue to support a medium that was once accused of being dead. Japanese photographer Mii Yatogi lives on the analogue grind, capturing her daily life and whatever else that inspires her in 35mm.
For Paris-based lomographer Jeanne (@takechatmiaou) shooting on film brings a good balance between being in control and allowing chances to take over. In this interview, our featured Community newcomer shares her musings about analogue photography and some of her favorite photographs to date.
Hong Kong based photographer Yiyiu went on a date with her friend and brought along the Lomo'Instant Automat Glass. Although the weather was quite moody with drizzles, it didn't stop her from taking fantastic portraits. Take a look at her photos and her thoughts on instant photography.
What's in a photograph? Aside from the subject, background, the setting, there's memory. And peering into what made that specific moment worthy of a frame is a story all in itself. Take a look at what captures Andi Elloway's trained eye in this quick interview. More of her story after the cut.