Camera Obscura

Pinhole photography works on the basis of the camera obscura, which is the oldest form of camera and photography and thereby makes pinhole photography an ancient technique. The definition of camera obscura is "a darkened box with a convex lens or aperture for projecting the image of an external object on to a screen inside, a …

Pinhole Apps

When I was putting together my list of Pinhole Photography Resources, it was an oversight on my behalf to not include any apps, so I have decided to dedicate a post to them. These are Apps that I have used and think are beneficial to a photographer. Some of these may seem very expensive, but, …

Emulsive Santa 2017!

I have previously posted about Emulsive, however, I did not refer to their Annual Secret Santa, called Emulsive Santa. Today, Emulsive announced the Offical Launch of this year's Secret Santa. This will be the third year of this fun event. This Secret Santa is for lovers of film and the analog process. I have included …

Impossible Project

Since the demise of Polaroid The Impossible Project are the only company that presently makes film for the Polaroid 600 Camera as well as I-Type, SX-70 and Spectra emulsions, which is great, as it means that we can still use a variety of old polaroid cameras. Hooray! However, the problem is that because Impossible had to …

Holga 120N & HP5

I have a backlog of film to develop in my Darkroom, so last week, I processed six rolls of black and white HP5 from Ilford. I love HP5 and I think the film from Ilford is fantastic. Anyway, I shot these images last year in Dublin. My eye is frequently caught by Street Art, Textures …

Emulsion Lift

This evening I attempted to do an Emulsion Lift for the first time. I was pleased with how easy it was and the results that I achieved. I have attached photos below for refernce. Equipment needed:  Polaroid 600 camera. Impossible Project film for a 6oo camera. Watercolour paper. Tiny paintbrushes. Container of warm water (The …

52 Rolls – Week 2

This is my week two roll a little later then planned, this is because I have a chest infection, which is messing with my Asthma. I had a bit more success this week than last week. Although I am still getting extremes in exposure. Hey ho. Here are my efforts. Thanks for looking.