Industry Insight: The Fox Darkroom, AU

Introduce us to The Fox Darkroom. Hi, The Art of Film! We like to think of The Fox Darkroom as an all encompassing home of analogue photography. It’s both our own wonderland and a blossoming creative space. We’re based in Kensington, Melbourne and offer workshops and a store as well as being open to the…

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Lab Chats: Atkins, AU

Name: Atkins Lab Location: Kent Town, South Australia Established: 1936 Film formats: 35mm, 120, 220, 5×4, 7×5, 10×8 ( sheet film E6 and C41) Scanners: Noritsu S4, Fuji Frontier SP3000, Kodak HR500, Kodak 4050, Imacon Flextite Who are we chatting to? Name: Paul Atkins Position: Managing Director Film stock of choice: Kodak Portra 400 Camera/lens…

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Film Folk: Dan Freeman

Location: Cheltenham, UK Genre: Travel Camera count: 5 Film stock of choice: Portra 400 or Tri-X Tell us about your path to becoming a photographer. I’ve been an amateur photographer, taking things seriously for about 13 years now. Not long after I got my first job after university, I saved up enough for my first…

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Industry Insight: Studio C-41

Introduce us to Studio C-41. Hi, The Art of Film! First of all, we want to say thank you for inviting us to do this interview, Steven and I are very excited to be part of an amazing photographic community! Studio C-41 is a podcast about photography! While most of our conversations is heavily focused…

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Lab Chats: Negative Lab, USA

Lab: Negative Lab Location: Los Angeles, CA, USA Established: 2017 Film formats: 135, 120, 220, 4×5 Scanners: Fuji Frontier SP-3000 Who are we chatting to? Name: Brian Wertheim Position: Owner Favourite film stock? Tri-X Camera/lens of choice? Depends on where I am and what I’m shooting. When I shoot medium format, it’s on a Hasselblad or a 1940s Zeiss…

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Film Folk: Jim Ryce

Location: Toronto, Canada Genre: Travel, Portrait Camera count: 5 Film stock of choice: Portra 400 Tell us about your path to becoming a photographer. My first introduction to photography was as a kid, my mother had a Practika and I was taken with how cool it looked, I actually still have it. She saw that…

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Industry Insight: Spectrum, UK

Introduce us to Spectrum. Spectrum is a Fine Art Print lab based in Brighton, England. We specialise in photographic printing offering traditional darkroom printing as well as digital darkroom print and archival inkjet services. To complement our print services, we also offer finishing services for exhibiting and selling your work. How has Spectrum changed over…

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Lab Chats: Carmencita Film Lab, ES

Lab: Carmencita Film Lab Location: Valencia, Spain Established: 2013 Film formats: 135, 120, 110, 220, 4×5, 8×10, Super8, 16mm Scanners: Fuji Frontier SP-3000, Fuji Finescan 2750, Noritsu HS-1800 Who are we chatting to? Name: Albert Roig Position: CEO Favourite film stock: The Portra family Camera/lens of choice: Any that produces 6×6 Favourite piece of work: I always fall…

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Film Folk: Sylvain Bouzat

Location: Villeurbanne, France Genre: Travel, portraiture, street Camera count: 4 Film stock of choice: Kodak Portra Tell us about your path to becoming a photographer. When I was a kid, I occasionally shot my friends skateboarding with some black and white rolls and a Canon AE-1. It was more of just a hobby; something I turned…

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