Four Lessons Learned Through the Photography of Jazz Bassist Milt Hinton

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Josh, Casual Photophile’s resident photo nerd and pro musician, explores the personally inspirational work of jazz bassist and photographer Milt Hinton.

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Mastering the Zone System Part 3 : Making the Final Print

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Cory’s three part series on the Zone System and mastering darkroom printing wraps up today, in part three.

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Chasing Light with Tyler Bervy – Featured Photophile No. 020

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Tyler Bervy shows and tells about his photos and process in our latest Featured Photophile.

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Leitz 21mm F/4 Super Angulon R – Leica R Mount Lens Review

2560 1440 James Tocchio

James spends six months with and then reviews an ultra wide angle lens for the Leica SLR system, the Leitz 21mm F/4 Super Angulon R.

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Ghosts of Portra Past – Shooting Kodak Portra 400 VC and 160 NC Today

2560 1440 Drew Chambers

Drew shoots, compares, and muses over Portra 400 VC and Portra 160 NC, two formerly-loved and famously dead films from Kodak.

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Christmas in Rochester with a Kodak Retina

2560 1440 Connor Brustofski

Equipped with a Kodak Retina and Ektar film, Connor explores the camera’s ancestral home of Rochester, New York, Kodak’s world headquarters.

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Fujifilm XF 23mm F/2 WR Lens Review – The Fuji X Series’ Best Kit Lens?

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Lens names seldom roll off the tongue. Most sport an alphabet soup of millimeters and f-numbers, and while these tell us most of what we need to know about a…

Where Have All the High ISO Color Films Gone?

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For my thirteenth birthday I was given a Canon Sureshot 105 Zoom camera and a booklet explaining, among other things, how to load the film,…

Desert Island Cameras No. 04 – Leica Edition with Japan Camera Hunter Bellamy Hunt

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We’re back with another edition of Desert Island Cameras, the recurring feature in which we spotlight the best of the best from a given camera…

The Value of Self-Editing, and Picking Your One Favorite Photograph

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Do you have any idea how many photos you’ve taken in your lifetime? For most of us, the answer is probably “I can’t count that…

How I Improved My Photography in Five Simple Steps – Step One: Fail to get Pregnant

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I went from being someone who knows almost nothing about photography to being someone who knows a little bit about photography by following these five…