I had received a few emails and inquiries on how I processed E-6 at home and I thought that I would give a quick run down of that. It really isn’t as difficult as you may think and there are quite a lot of resources out there that can help you build confidence to give it a go. My number one resource has been YouTube. I bought my kit from Argentix.ca, a place that I will definately be ordering from […]
Yesterday I processed my first roll of Ektachrome and I was completely blown away. It is a real pity that you can’t make prints of this beautiful film. How could this film have ever been discontinued? When they announced Ektachrome’s return, I knew that I wanted to try out the film and I think I am in love. I used this first time to examine the film by experimenting and exposing on different points of interest by window light with […]
I first want to say thank you to those who have participated in the poll I recently shared on a previous journal entry. If you have not already and have a few minutes, head on over and cast your vote. I am not surprised of the results so far. From a total of 6 voters, the majority have chosen “out of the box challenges”. So what will follow? There will be new additions to this space, some from ideas that […]
There has been a lot on my mind about this space. I want to add to this space, to make it a creative outlet with a focus on the film photography community that will bring like minds together interactively, creatively and most of all have minds inspired. What are things that you would like to see on a platform such as this? How can things be made to be interesting, inspiring and something you would want to participate in? […]
Unfortunately I was not able to post any work for World Wide Pinhole Day yesterday, something urgent had come up and when I reached home it was late for me to start scanning. I will have results soon. Here is a snippet of what I had done yesterday morning:
Happy World Wide Pinhole Day to all you pinhole lovers! The weather forecast said there would be rain all weekend so I got myself started early this morning with some pinhole self-portraits. Might still have a go outdoors if the weather decides to hold up!
A Light Proof Box / Pinhole Photography (Part 12) DISTANCE AND COMPOSITION (some more helpful tips) One thing that I felt I needed to know when working with a pinhole camera, regardless of the angle of view, was what my composition be at a given distance. Since I like filling the frame this was something very important for me to know. I needed to know how far or how close I would need to be in order to get […]