A deep dive into the history of photography that covers its invention and early attempts through to contemporary photographers and the future of the craft.
Besides affordability, the invention of flash in photography has brought about a huge difference in how photography can be done. Bringing our focus to just artificial lighting in those days, many different types of flash were used with both positive and negative outcomes that have led to the invention of convenient and safe electronic flashes that we use today.
In this article, we will have a brief look at the history of flash in photography.
Although the Harris Shutter Effect is an old film technique, it can be used today. This is a fun project if you like playing with colours in photography. Here is a guide to the Harris Shutter Effect, what it is and why you should give it a go.
If you’ve been into photography long enough, there’s no doubt that you have a preferred focal length. And the longer you’ve been into photography, the more likely it is that your favourite focal length has changed once or twice over the years. My earliest experiences were with a zoom lens — an 18-55mm. I wondered […]
Film photography has become quite popular in recent years, so popular than even obsolete products, new 35mm cameras, and even film factories are once again seeing the light. Personally, I have found film photography to be a great school for slowing my pace, and therapeutic. My main genre is street photography, and I have a […]
As the technology surrounding digital photography continues to grow and evolve, so does the interest in film photography. The simplest of film cameras, so-called toy or lomography cameras, are surprisingly popular. This, despite the fact that they produce what some might consider technically inferior image quality. But it’s that very thing, the unique character and […]