Camera quirks

Why oh why can’t there just be a perfect camera? Why must every camera have at least few annoying little quirks?  I’m a big believer in the idea, that a camera should not get in the way of photography. I practise using my cameras in the back yard, because I…

Is Leica a good beginner’s camera?

Just in case you’re wondering whether a Leica is a good beginner’s camera, I’m here to advise. And the answer is — heck no!  I can honestly say that probably in 95% of the time, a Leica wouldn’t be the best choice for a novice film shooter. I’ve been into…

1940’s inspired photo shoot

On my last post I mentioned spontaneously finding myself in a photo shoot with the vintage model Shanona Dreem. It was such a good experience, that we decided to get together again and arrange a 1940’s inspired black and white film photo shoot. I was actually rather nervous about this…

Best film photography podcasts

For the longest time Film Photography Podcast was the only film photography podcast I listened to. It is still my favourite one and I always jump up and down whenever new episode comes up. Since then, I’ve discovered few other really good ones and some new ones seem to emerge…