The sole photographer on the night the White Stripes became superstars

There are a few rock gigs that figure much, much larger than most. The Who live at Leeds University Refectory, turned into one of the...

Ricoh XR-2 review

By Paul Friday Back when dinosaurs roamed the earth I was young and fancy-free with money in my pocket. My best friend had a camera...

Adox announces new HR-50 film

German film producer Adox have announced a new film which will be unveiled at this month's Photokina trade show. HR-50 is a 50-ISO fine-grain black-and-white...

Kosmopedia

Kosmopedia: Zenit-B

E - meter = B Three names dominated camera making in the former Soviet Union. One was Arsenal, which released cameras under the Kiev name, and...

Kosmopedia: Kiev-19M

In the world of Soviet SLRs, one name stood head and shoulders above the rest: Zenit. From the 1950s until the early 2000s, the giant...

Camera reviews

Ricoh XR-2 review

By Paul Friday Back when dinosaurs roamed the earth I was young and fancy-free with money in my pocket. My best friend had a camera...

Zeiss Ikon Ikoflex review

By Daniel Michalos There are few TLR (twin lens reflex) cameras as iconic as the Rolleiflex (Vivian Maier, Diane Arbus, Cecil Beaton, Robert Capa, Imogen...

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...

52 Photo Tips #23: Silhouettes

      This is the 23rd post in a series in collaboration with Film's Not Dead. Camera meters can be easily fooled. Place a subject in front...

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