Bill sits down with DPReview’s Chris Niccolls for a one-on-one interview to discuss the future of film cameras. Chris Niccolls has made hundreds of YouTube videos reviewing the hottest cameras on the market. We learn how Chris first started in photography and now is the face for one of the largest organizations for photographic equipment reviews. He offers his insight of cottage industries like Reflex and Japan Camera Hunter filling a void left by camera typhoons like Canon and Nikon.
Tetenal announced they’re in financial turmoil and in a state of insolvency. We learn while the film resurgence is real, it is still in a very fragile state.
With 1.2 trillion pictures taken in 2017, how does photography stack against masters of painting and sculpturing? Steven and Bill explore photography as a fine art with the Director Emeritus of Art at the High Museum of Art to discuss photography’s place in the fine art world.
EM joins us for a one-on-one interview to share his results shooting EKTACHROME. His latest articles share his experience pushing Kodak’s revival E-6 film to EI (Exposure Index) 200, 400, 800. We discuss another article published on Emulsive giving a brief history of EKTACHROME. Secret Santa 2018 registration is closed! Are you one of the outstanding 1,200 world-wide players? Well, EM gives us the full break down of what we should do next.
Bill Manning travels to the Cine Gear Expo at Pinewood Studios, Atlanta, and records a panel sponsored by Kodak Film Lab Atlanta and Panavision. The panel discusses the use of celluloid in on The Walking Dead set.
Strapped with a pair of good hiking boots and a Yashica FX-3, Erik Jarvi stops by Dunwoody Photo after a 2,600 mile hike along the Pacific Crest Trail. He shares his story of capturing amazing images with a small and simple camera. As the fall season approaches, he provides insight packing film gear efficiently for hiking.We also discuss the latest announcements from Photokina and the Kodak’s release of EKTACHROME.
Steven and Bill invite Michael Brown, VP for Kodak Motion Picture – Atlanta, to talk about the resurgence of celluloid in the the motion picture industry.
Bill has a one-on-one interview with LA based photographer, Edward Conde, to discuss the story behind his zine, ‘Layover’.
Kevin Terrell is on a small break between major projects like Netflix’s “Ozark” and has returned to share his experience being on set. We catch up on photo news, discuss a recent article on The Phoblographer about bringing back the Contax T2. We also discuss a zine one of our listeners sent to us and we’re blown away by the quality of the print.
Bill Manning invites EKTACHROME Beta Roll Tester, Sandra Coan to share her experience shooting an emulsion before the rest of the world. We also learn about Sandra’s work as an educator for photography education powerhouses like CreativeLIVE and KelbyOne. Additionally, we learn about her work as a film photographer in the a maternity and newborn photography industry.
PhotoKlassik is a print magazine with a strong focus on analogue photography. Unlike many other photography magazines that focus on making you feel GASsy on that latest camera lens, the successful German publication is taking their popular publication international. Their mission? To educate their readers with a 100+ page quarterly subscription loaded with high quality content using high quality paper.
Steven and Bill meet up to catch up on photo news, recap the recent one-on-one interviews. Steven takes a long walk along the beach with his camera and shoots a 20 minute exposure with Ektar 100. We discuss a recent article on The Phoblographer titled “Opinion: Every Photographer Should Spend a Year Shooting Film and Not Editing Their Photos.”
Ethan Moses, creator of the CAMERADACTYL Camera, sits down with Bill Manning for a one-on-one interview to discuss his 3D printed camera Kickstarter. They also discuss how the maker community is helping the film community.
Mark Schneider and Bill Manning discuss shooting Aerochrome! Bill has a lot of questions before going out to shoot this film. This interview clears up many questions most beginners have about this film.
If you’ve done a YouTube search for 4×5 photography you may have seen a video of a woman with blue hair and a Metallica T-shirt. Bill has a one-on-one interview with photographer, and YouTuber, Lina Bessonova to talk about her journey into photography and her new darkroom lab in Florence, Italy.
Steven and Bill catch up and talk about the latest in the film photo news. We discuss Doc Kaps’ efforts in saving pack film one last time. Bill is a bit annoyed with Silberra Film’s lack of communication on their Indie Go Go. Lastly, Bill gives an update on developing 4×5 black and white film with CineStill Film’s monobath developer, the Df96.
Be sure to listen to our one-on-one interview with photographer and YouTuber, Lina Bessonova!