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Learn to Shoot Film: Tips & Tutorials

5 Film Cameras Under 50 Dollars

5 Film Cameras Under $50! by Jennifer Stamps

Buying a good film camera can be overwhelming. I remember when I first started shooting film. I scoured the Internet looking for “the best” camera to meet my needs...

Lensbaby Velvet 56 Lens Review by Jen Golay

My favorite thing to photograph will always be flowers. If that wasn’t obvious by the article I wrote about floral macro photography on a budget, let me just state it flat out: I love photographing flowers...

Waterfall - Fuji Superia vs Kodak Ultramax Film Stock Comparison by Amy Berge on Shoot It With Film

Fuji Superia X-TRA 400 vs Kodak Ultramax 400 Film Stock Comparison by Amy Berge

It’s no secret I LOVE consumer films. I even use them for client work because I have so much love for their punchy colors, high contrast, chunky grain, and overall nostalgic feel...

Light Leaks on Film - Common Film Issues by David Rose on Shoot It With Film

10 Common Film Issues and How to Fix Them by David Rose

Shooting film can very much be a trial-and-error experience, especially when first starting out. Even though I had been shooting on digital cameras for years, when I first picked up a fully manual film camera, in some ways, it felt...

Photographing Fireworks on Film by Johnny Martyr on Shoot It With Film

Fireworks on Film: Photographing Fireworks with a 90-Year-Old Leica by Johnny Martyr

There they were, a continuous, almost organized line of middle-aged men in various stages of unfolding tripods, mounting massive DSLR’s on them, carefully aiming...

Intro to Disposable Cameras: The Fujifilm Quicksnap and the Kodak FunSaver by Samantha Stortecky

If you’re like me and you’re getting up there in age, you probably remember growing up with one of your friends or family members always shooting a disposable camera...

Fujifilm Acros vs Acros II by James Baturin on Shoot It With Film Featured Image

Fujifilm Acros vs Acros II Film Stock Comparison by James Baturin

In October of 2018, the film world mourned the loss of a beloved film stock as Fujifilm discontinued Acros 100. It was one of my favorite black and white films to shoot with, and perhaps my favorite of the slow...

Beach - Lomography Potsdam Kino 100 Film Review by Jennifer Stamps on Shoot It With Film

Lomography Potsdam Kino 100 Black and White Film Review by Jennifer Stamps

Lomography films…I have such a soft spot for them. I fell in love with analog photography using a Lomography Diana and Lomography film, so it’s no surprise that I keep going back to toy cameras and their films...

Floral macro film photography with a close-up filter - Floral Macro Photography on a Budget by Jen Golay on Shoot It With Film

Floral Macro Photography on a Budget – No Macro Lens Needed! by Jen Golay

It’s finally spring! That means the birds are building nests, the sun is shining, and the flowers are beginning to bloom. One of my favorite things to photograph has always been the flowers in my garden...

Ocean Silhouette on Film - Developing Film FAQs by Amy Berge on Shoot It With Film

FAQs: Developing Your Own Film! by Amy Berge

At the time I’m writing this article, we, and much of the world, are quartered in our homes. Some of us are looking for things to do with our time (like developing your own film!) and some of us are...