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Learn to Shoot Film: Tips & Tutorials

Clouds through an airplane window - Super 8 Filmmaking Techniques by Jen Golay on Shoot It With Film

Shooting Super 8 Movies: Filmmaking Techniques to Make You a Pro by Jen Golay

So you’ve bought your new-to-you Super 8 camera after reading What You Need to Know Before Buying a Super 8 Camera, and you’ve gotten started thanks to...

35mm film soup image of the desert - SIWF Insiders Film Soup on Shoot It With Film

SIWF Insiders is Open! And the Film Soup Module is Live!

SIWF Insiders is out of beta, and it officially reopened this week. SIWF Insiders is all about education, community, and inspiration. You’ll get a new film photography course...

B&W 35mm film image of mountains - 5 Film Photography Mistakes to Avoid by John Adams III on Shoot It With Film

5 Film Photography Mistakes to Avoid by John Adams III

Film photography is all about making mistakes and learning from them. With so many moving parts - from the unlimited camera choices, to metering, to developing...

35mm film image of a sunset - How to Make Trichromatic Images on Film by Amy Berge on Shoot It With Film

Trichromatic Photography: Using B&W Film to Create Color Images by Amy Berge

The process of trichrome photography is not new. In fact, it appears to be the original way photographers created color photos when black and white film was the only option...

3 photo books on a coffee table - Photo Books for Black and White Landscapes on Film by James Baturin on Shoot It With Film

Top 3 Photo Books for Black and White Landscapes on Film by James Baturin

When I look at my journey into film photography, it really all started with being inspired by the work of others, and saying, “I want to create images like THAT...

Various packs of instant film - Polaroid and Instax Film Comparison by Samantha Stortecky on Shoot It With Film

Polaroid and Instax Instant Film Comparison by Samantha Stortecky

If you are like me, instant cameras and film are some of the best parts of shooting film. You can take a picture, and have it printed in a matter of minutes...

Image of film developing supplies - 15 Resources for Developing Your Own Film on Shoot It With Film

15 Resources for Developing Your Own Film

There are so many benefits to developing your own film. Not only can it be cost saver over sending film out to a lab, it also gives you more control over your images and frees..

The Argus Argoflex E medium format TLR film camera

Argus Argoflex E TLR Camera Review by Jennifer Stamps

Are you new to the world of twin lens reflex (TLR) film cameras? Curious about their unique double lenses but a little intimidated and don’t want to drop a lot of money on a camera...

The Canon 514XL Super 8 Camera - Tips for Buying a Super 8 Camera by Jen Golay on Shoot It With Film

What You Need to Know Before Buying a Super 8 Camera by Jen Golay

I have never been interested in video or moviemaking. That is until I discovered Super 8! I didn’t grow up with Super 8 films or even video home movies, so the whole idea of making a movie...

Instax transparency of a boy under a tree - How to Make Instax Transparencies by Amy Berge on Shoot It With Film

How to Make Instax Transparencies by Amy Berge

In 2010, I was gifted an Instax Mini 25, and I thought it was basically the coolest thing ever. (I was correct.) Polaroid had recently stopped making film, and it felt like...