Hasselbald just announced a followup to their H4X, bringing the power of an H5 body to owners of older Hassy backs, third party digital backs, and medium format film photographers. http://petapixel.com/2014/09/09/hasselblads-new-h5x-brings-h5-capabilities-older-third-party-film-backs/
Film lovers rejoice! Italian film company FILM Ferrania is making its triumphant return to the market in mid-September!
This beast of a DIY camera shoots beautiful 6x17 photo, getting 4 gorgeous shots per full roll of 120 film. http://petapixel.com/2014/08/25/diy-steel-and-wooden-panoramic-camera-captures-6x17-photos-gets-only-4-photos-per-roll-of-120/
Another sad announcement in the world of film photography… it seems Kodak has officially discontinued BW400CN film.
Big name filmmakers like Quentin Tarantino are using their substantial influence to push through a deal that would keep Kodak’s motion picture film business afloat.
Most photographers coddle their film… for her series Float On, Brigette Bloom peed on hers. Find out more here: http://petapixel.com/2014/07/29/photographer-captures-ethereal-photographs-first-soaking-film-urine/
Photographer Raymundo Panduro created the Pinolga, a cardboard Holga clone that captures pretty impressive photos on medium format film.
- Garry Winogrand
If you’re looking for some photography-inspired prints for your walls, look no further. These screen prints bring the beauty of analog film branding to your walls. http://petapixel.com/2014/03/20/screen-printed-posters-hope-to-bring-back-the-beautiful-branding-of-analogue-film-stocks/
Photographer Dave Miller wanted a personal darkroom but didn’t have an extra room in his house to convert into one… so he set up a shed in his garden and turned it into a full-fledged darkroom! See more here: http://www.petapixel.com/2013/01/31/a-personal-darkroom-built-inside-a-new-backyard-shed/