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How to shoot film on a budget
Here's how to get your film cost down to 25 cents per shot or less.
Affordable analog: 10 alternatives to high-priced film cameras
Looking to save some cash? Consider these equally-capable substitutes for popular film cameras like the Canon AE-1, Pentax K1000 & Leica M6.
A Soviet spy camera that shoots through walls is up for auction
In today's edition of weird photo gear up for sale, we have a whacky and wonderful Soviet spy camera that's been modified for snooping.
How to change the light seals in an old film camera
Even the sturdiest film cameras will eventually need their light seals replaced. Here's how to do it cheaply and easily.
PSA: Vintage cameras aren’t bombs and you shouldn’t be afraid to travel with one
An overzealous airline passenger recently mistook another passenger's vintage camera for a bomb detonator, forcing an emergency landing. Fortunately, no arrests were made and no one was hurt.
Want a $400K Leica or perhaps a Soviet-era space camera? Here’s your chance to snag one
From an ultra-rare Contax "rifle" camera rig to the very first Nikon model ever produced, these are the coolest and priciest pieces from the upcoming Leitz Photographica Auction.
Convert a film camera to digital with a Raspberry Pi
With a Raspberry Pi and some DIY skills, this photographer turned an old film slr into a digital camera.
Camera shutter ASMR is like a massage for a photographer’s brain
Spend five minutes basking in the shutter sounds of some rare and iconic old cameras.
Five things to look for when buying an old film camera
A fresh battery and a bright flashlight are crucial tools.
The sad history of digital cameras trying to imitate film
Stop trying to make digital film cameras happen.