Tag: 35mm film

September 27, 2014 / Photography

I didn’t mean to be a collector – I really didn’t. I was given a Canon AE-1 Program by my uncle in 2009 and I started using it. I loved…

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May 30, 2013 / Gadgets

This week I picked up a kit to make your own camera out of cardboard. The box said it was OK for ages 12 and up so there was a…

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April 11, 2012 / Photography
July 23, 2010 / Photography

Sprocket holes in 35mm film are usually outside the boundary of the picture. But the other day, Paul showed me some of his pictures taken on an Ilford Sporti 4…

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June 4, 2010 / Photography

As I wrote recently on my blog, I bought a Tamron 90mm macro lens. Up until today, I’d only published a boring photo of a piece of Velcro. But over…

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May 12, 2010 / Photography
February 22, 2010 / Photography
January 2, 2010 / Photography

I recently built a pinhole lens for my 35mm SLR. I took some photos over Christmas and I just got the film back from the developers. The results are good,…

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December 1, 2009 / Guides

After I posted the other day about building a pinhole camera, I immediately ordered a body cap from eBay. Last night it arrived, and here’s how I made my pinhole…

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October 13, 2009 / Photography

Since I started playing with 35mm photography a few weeks ago, I’ve been using Snappy Snaps near Clifton Down shopping centre. It came with the recommendation of a friend. I’ve…

Read the PostHow not to handle negatives