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Harman launches reloadable Kentmere camera

Harman – the company behind the UK’s Ilford Photo – has released a new reloadable disposable camera kit along with rolls of its Kentmere-brand...

Jeff Bridges brings his Widelux panoramic camera to Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Actor Jeff Bridges is a fervent fan of film photography, often bringing his Widelux panoramic  camera on set, and capturing behind-the-scenes pictures. Bridges – who...

Ilford Photo teases new film announcement

Ilford Photo has teased a new film announcement later this month On Monday, the English film producer’s social channels showed a multi-coloured graphic with silhouettes...

Kosmopedia

Kosmopedia: Yashica T4/T5

Kyocera could have had no idea what it was doing when it launched the Yashica T4 on the world in 1990. The T4 was just...

Kosmopedia: Olympus XA2

The Lomo LC-A, if it were designed by a Japanese genius The Olympus XA2 is a viewfinder 35mm camera made by Olympus from 1980 until...

Kosmopedia: Agfa CT100 Precisa

The film that built Lomography. Agfa CT100 Precisa was Agfa's consumer-grade 100-ISO slide film during the 1990s and 2000s. Germany's Agfa had been making colour transparency...

Camera reviews

Pentax ESII: The camera that captured rock’s most iconic photograph

In May 2007, I went to take pictures of the Welsh rock band Manic Street Preachers for a long-term project shooting bands at soundcheck. For...

Praktica BMS review

By Marek Orihel These are simple but great camera coming from the factory of Pentacon – the company responsible for cameras such as Exakta 4.5x6,...

Olympus Mju-II review

By Ronald Hogenboom You either 'get' the Mju-II, or you don't. If you don't, you might compare it unfavourably to your SLR, or to a more...

52 Photo Tips

52 Photo Tips #26: Don’t overlook toy cameras

This is the latest in a series in collaboration with Film's Not Dead. They were the cameras built for curious fingers and enthusiastic, is...

52 Photo Tips #25: f/8 and be there

This is the latest in a series in collaboration with Film's Not Dead There's a lot more to the photojournalist's maxim "f8 and be there"...

52 Photo Tips #24: Find a favourite film

This is the 24th post in a series in collaboration with Film's Not Dead. When you first start shooting film, the choices can be a...