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How to Balance High Contrast Lighting Situations in Photography By Jen Golay

As we get closer to spring and summer, bright, sunny days will be calling to us to get outside with our cameras. Any photographer...

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3 Great Film Stocks for Winter! by Jen Golay

Winter often gets overlooked when it comes to photography. For the most part, we associate summer with our cameras at the beach or on vacation...

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Top Ten Film Photography Tutorials of 2023!

Film photography was alive and well in 2023, and, as the year winds down, we wanted to take a look back at some of our top film photography tutorials...

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5 Tips for Great Black and White Film Photography by Jen Golay

When I decided to learn how to really shoot film (as opposed to how I grew up shooting film in a point-and-shoot camera), I knew I wanted to start with...

Film image from a photography workshop - Reasons to Attend Photography Workshops by Jen Golay on Shoot It With Film

3 Reasons to Try a Photography Workshop by Jen Golay

Outside of two community college darkroom classes three years into my photography journey, I am nearly a completely self-taught photographer. Or am I...

Camera and a light meter - Top Light Meters for Film Photographers by Jen Golay on Shoot It With Film

5 Best Handheld Light Meters for Film Photography

One of the most essential pieces of equipment for film photographers has to be a handheld light meter. In order to make a good exposure...

Summer image on Revolog Kolor - Best Film to Shoot in the Summer by Jen Golay on Shoot It With Film

3 Great Film Stocks for Summer! by Jen Golay

Summertime was made for shooting film! Everyone is going on vacation or to the beach or to the amusement park or having backyard parties...

Film photography image of a bike - Understanding Reciprocal Exposures Using the Exposure Triangle by Jen Golay on Shoot It With Film

Understanding Reciprocal Exposures and the Exposure Triangle by Jen Golay

I remember when I was younger being very intimidated by all of the numbers, and strange numbers at that—2.8, 5.6, 11—on the lens and dials of SLR cameras...

Film photography image of neon lights at night - Nighttime Photography Cheat Sheet by Jen Golay on Shoot It With Film

Exposure Cheat Sheet for Shooting Film at Night

Are you afraid of the dark? Maybe you are when it comes to shooting film in the dark. I know I was when I started shooting film. It can be...

Medium format film image of a pier - Top Ten Film Photography Tutorials of 2022 on Shoot It With Film

Top Ten Film Photography Tutorials of 2022!

It's hard to believe 2023 is already here! We hope the last year was filled with so much joy and incredible memories (that you got to capture on film...