Kayaking trip part 2

Kayaking trip part 2

Couple of weeks ago I went for a ocean kayaking trip and took a digital and a film camera with me. On my previous post I already posted the shots that I got from my digital camera. Now I finally…

35mm film photography tips for beginners — part 1

35mm film photography tips for beginners — part 1

Here are few really useful tips for any 35mm film photography beginner. If you’re just getting started, you’ve probably already watched a bunch of YouTube videos and done some serious googling already. This is my personal advice in addition to…

Olympus Mju II review — street shooter's wet dream

Olympus Mju II review — street shooter’s wet dream

Olympus Mju II is a highly regarded film point and shoot camera from the late 90’s. I recently acquired one from a flea market for a bargain price. This isn’t the kind of camera I’d normally (emphasis on the word…

Two major things that suck about film photography

Two major things that suck about film photography

Every analog photographer always goes on and on how amazing film photography is. There are of course obvious disadvantages to it as well, and they vary from people to people. Here are couple annoying things that drive me nuts personally….

What is it about film? Why exactly does it look so alluring?

What is it about film? Why exactly does it look so alluring?

Yesterday evening I had an interesting conversation with my friend about photography. I gotta say I’m more than thrilled any time someone wants to talk about photography, not to mention presenting deep and interesting thoughts about it. Especially film, which…

Entire roll of Tri-x shot completely without a light meter, using the sunny 16 rule (with sample photos)

Entire roll of Tri-x shot completely without a light meter, using the sunny 16 rule (with sample photos)

I just finished my first roll of tri-x 400, shot completely without a light meter. I’ve been thinking about trying it for a long time. I got some extra motivation after a battery replacement for my Olympus OM-1. The new…

LensCulture Street Photography awards 2017

LensCulture Street Photography awards 2017

I entered LensCulture’s Street Photography awards photo competition with one of my favourite images of the elderly folk checking out a vintage car. The image is called Three guys, one coupé. (Or two guys, one coupé — haven’t still decided…

Getting into photography for cheap (film or digital)

Getting into photography for cheap (film or digital)

The common misconception is that photography is expensive. I held back my photography because I though that this was true. For years I shot mainly with just my iPhone and an entry level DLSR, which I though I could not…