One of the biggest film photography websites out there these days is Emulsive, and several of our team has authored articles in the past or a feature interview. So we figured it was high time we had the elusive EM the man behind the website on for an interview! So to kick off our first two episode month, EM sat down with John and Bill for a lovely chat.
Photography, especially film photography can be rather expensive. From Hasselblads to Leica, these cameras are premium machines with premium prices. But it doesn't have to be that way. The gang helps our your wallet and show that even on a shoestring budget you can produce amazing images. From the venerable Pentax Spotmatic to Fujica ST605, Svema, Ultrafine, and Kentmere films are well loved and show off what you can do with inexpensive equipment.
Disco isn't dead over on Classic Camera revival where we end the year talking about the cameras that made the 1970s, from some Minolta Madness, a Tiny 35mm and a classic Olympus Rangefinder. Not to mention how we carry these cameras around!
While by the year 2000 digital cameras were starting to join the product lines of some major film manufactures, it didn't mean they stopped producing film cameras, so in this episode, we take on some of the amazing cameras that were produced in the 21st-Century. The gang also discusses their tips, tricks, and equipment used to digitize their film.
The CCR Gang takes another look at the lenses we use, from the classic Nikkor 105 f/2.5 to the modern Nikkor 85 f/1.4G and everything in between. We also talk on the other films in the Rollei catalogue!
Around the table cameras have traded hands many times, I mean, you have to buy from people you know and trust. On this months episode we go around the gang and swap stories about the cameras we've swapped.
Loud Hair, Loud Colours, and Loud Music. Not to mention loud AF cameras, but despite the weirdness that was the 1980s, there were a lot of amazing cameras that came out in that decade and that's what we have for you today!
We're all camera nerds here and we all notice the cameras that we see in TV and Film, and often wish to have those very same cameras. Well today we're talking about the cameras we own that are featured in some of those big and small screen hits!
From regular maintenance both that you can do yourself or have to send it away, home restoration work and just keeping your camera in fighting shape, for many a good CLA is well past due. Also the team discusses shooting expired film tips, tricks, what to look for and what to avoid!