We have a pack of Kodak Ekta E100 vs to give away this week. Simply share with us on twitter one of your favourite image shot on analogue in 2012. We have been shooting on Ekta too and just love the results we are getting. Can’t wait to share with someone else! Only rules are [...]
What kind of film camera(s) do you use? I have a Canon EOS 50, my first semi pro body and I still love it to bits as it has built in infrared focus assist and I have never ever had focus problems even in pitch black darkness. To this day I am still perplexed as [...]
We had to share the next set of Images from our film swap project. These thanks to Tauriq Dolley (shooter 2) and Jan Otto (shooter 1). Absolutely loving the chance Irony in some of the frames… If you still want to get involved we have a few shooter 2 positions left!!! The next two are incredible!!
Every Friday for the next few weeks we will be featuring work by the photographers who exhibited at the THIS IS FILM: One night only exhibition in case any of you missed it. This week Louis Joubert: All Louis’s images are for sale. Mail us if you are interested in acquiring one.
What kind of film camera(s) do you use? I use a Mamiya RB67 Pro SD (with polaroid back) and various 35mm cameras. Why do you shoot film? I enjoy the process. The sounds that the Mamiya makes as I shoot, processing and waiting for the images to appear. I value each image that I’ve taken [...]
Last night we were blown away by the support that was shown by our Fellow Film lovers. We honestly cannot believe that so many of you came out to support the photographers exhibiting and the Initiative in general. Possibly because of the Free Gin+Juice but not sure. A huge thank you needs to go to everyone who helped [...]
We asked Cape Town based Photographer and Designer Thomas Pepler what makes film so special to him: ‘My love for film started during my days at college where we would spend hours in the darkroom learning how to churn up our own images. What captured my interest the most was the magic of developing and printing [...]
As part of the Cape Town Month of Photography (MOP5) we are running a pinhole workshop on the 13th of October. We will show you how to create a pinhole camera, shoot, make test prints and develop your final image. Come spend the day with us in the darkroom surrounded by the familiar scent of chemicals. Space [...]
What does Film mean film to you? We are firm believers that film is not dead, but why are we fighting so hard to prove that this Art form is still alive and kicking? Upload your images to our Facebook page and tag This Is Film or post to twitter with #ThisIsFilm and lets try discover [...]
You have decided to take the leap into film photography but have no idea where to start. We know it seems overwhelming but carry on reading and we promise: you will be ready to delve down the intriguing path that is Analogue Photography. The great news for us is that as more and more people fall [...]