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3 Tips for Photographing Children on Film by Samantha Stortecky

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Whether you’re a beginner or you’ve been shooting film for years, making children the subject of your photography can be intimidating at times. Kids are squirmy, they run around, and they can burst into tears at the drop of a hat. And when you’re shooting film and the thought that every single image is costing you money, the intimidation and stress can grow even higher…

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4 Quick Tips for Shooting Better Landscapes on Film by Samantha Stortecky

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Happy Autumn, everyone! The kids are back in school, the air is getting crisp, and the leaves are starting to change. With all the beautiful changes in scenery on the horizon, I thought it would be the perfect time to chat about one of my favorite ways to use my film cameras… for landscape photography!

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Fujifilm Instax Wide 300 Instant Camera Review by Samantha Stortecky

Instax Wide 300 Instant Camera Review by Samantha Stortecky on Shoot It With Film

Today, I’m reviewing one of my absolute favorite cameras, the Fujifilm Instax Wide 300. I got this beauty as a birthday gift a few years ago, and, while I immediately loved it, I bombed my fair share of film packs trying to figure out how to properly use it…

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How to Shoot Kodak Portra 400 by Samantha Stortecky

How to Shoot Kodak Portra 400 Film by Samantha Stortecky on Shoot It With Film

Kodak Portra 400 is an extremely versatile professional film available in 35mm and 120. It loves light and handles highlights and detail retention extremely well. Rating at ISO 200 and metering for the shadows or midtones will give beautiful, warm colors and natural skin tones.