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5 Tips for Shooting Double Exposures on Film by Melese Miller

How to Shoot Double Exposures on Film by Melese Miller on Shoot It With Film

There are a lot of reasons why I love shooting film, but one of the biggest reasons is the ability to make double exposures. It really feels like painting with film, where you can come away with something 100% unique. Want to learn how? Let’s jump in…

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Pinhole Film Photography by Tom Box

Pinhole Film Photography and Cameras by Tom Box on Shoot It With Film

I’ve been shooting pinhole film photography for a while now, and, though I never expected it, it’s slowly becoming my primary form of photography. I’ve always enjoyed the slow process of film, and, if we’re talking slowing down, then pinhole photography is taking this to the extreme. It’s the absolute antithesis of point-and-shoot…

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Concert Photography on Film: Double Exposure and Long Exposure Experiments by James Baturin

Concert Photography on Film by James Baturin on Shoot It With Film

I recently took my film camera (a Nikon FE2) to a couple of local concerts. Concert photography on film is not a subject matter I shoot often, but, of course, it’s always good to try something new in your photography. I decided to use it as an opportunity to experiment, trying to combine some double and long exposures…

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The Frankencamera: Experiments in Modifying Film Cameras by Tom Box

The Frankencamera: Experiments in Modifying Film Cameras by Tom Box on Shoot It With Film

One of the primary lures of film photography over digital is the scope for experimentation. The physical, chemical nature of the film process means you don’t really need any kind of technical skill or special equipment to modify, dismantle, and rearrange camera parts to make your own unique image-making Frankenstein’s monster.

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Experimental Portraits by Christy Flaherty

35mm Film Photography Experimental Portraits by Christy Flaherty on Shoot It With Film

Today, we are featuring portraiture that pushes the creative boundaries of film. Photographer Christy Flaherty uses double exposures, light leaks, and experimental lighting to bring out a mysterious and beautiful quality in her work.

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Star Trails on Film: Shooting Long Exposure Star Trail Photography with Film by James Baturin

Star Trails on Film: How to Shoot Film Photography Star Trails by James Baturin on Shoot It With Film

As soon as I became enamored with long exposure film photography, I knew star trails were something I wanted to try. Why not marry my nerdy fascination with photography and my nerdy fascination with space?