With the importance of trying to do things in a more sustainable way and lessen our impact on the earth, it might be time to look at our darkroom practices. It's difficult to think that the thing we love to do might be having a negative environmental impact, but there are ways we can tread... Continue reading →
chocolate tea film developer
Thinking about the environmental impact of my photographic practice led me to do some research on alternative developers. Caffenol (developer made with coffee) has been around for quite a while and there are many versions of the recipe. This photographer from Copenhagen has published his recipe on his blog - https://www.peterbjerg.dk/blog/eco2 I haven't tried it... Continue reading →

Have you ever wondered why film chemistry and accessories have yet to be optimized to reduce our environmental impact and carbon footprint? Flic Film, a photography and chemistry company based out of Longview, Albeta, has been taking the steps forward that the photography industry is in dire need of.  Flic Film’s mission statement embodies the…

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It’s that time! Student and teachers are headed back to class and need to stock up on supplies for the coming year. Whether you are just starting out in photography or are a returning student further into your studies, we have just about everything you need for your creative classes. We offer a wide variety…

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We’ve had a lot of interest in cine film lately, as a few companies, such as CineStill, are now offering different cine films as regular processing C41 film. Colour cine film has an extra layer added called the remjet layer and to process it as regular C41 film you need to first remove this layer….

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darkroom supplies

We have another installment for our darkroom series, this time from David. Thanks a lot for contributing, David! What is your darkroom? A room, closet or bathroom? Please tell us a bit about it. It is a storage room, no running water, very dark with overall constant temperature. Small space. What is your process? Tell…

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darkroom supplies

We’re back this week with a new installment of our dark room series from Ron. Sounds like a good set up and a reoccurring theme in the advice column definitely seems to be STAY ORGANIZED and be meticulous about recording what you do. Thanks, Ron! What is your darkroom? A room, closet or bathroom? Please…

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