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Around the World in 80 Cameras

On 2 October 1872, a British gentleman of meticulous habits and impressive finances set off from one of London’s most prestigious addresses to win...

Fujifilm to raise prices of films by 30% this July

UPDATE: These price rises may in fact be the delayed roll-out of price rises announced in February. Fujifilm has announced a price rise among its...

Silbersalz offers motion picture film for 35mm cameras

A German company is now offering a range of cinema films for 35mm cameras – and the price also includes processing in true ECN2...

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

Nikon FM10 review

By Ronald Hogenboom A lot of people don’t know what to make of this camera. It has a Nikon nameplate, but was in fact made...

Bronica ETRS review

By Wayne Lorimer My love affair began with a post on social media. To my surprise, a very lovely lady replied almost immediately, and we...

Intrepid Mk1 review

By Mike Chopra-Gant These days it more and more people appear to be experimenting with large format photography, perhaps seeking to embrace the slower, 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...