Knowing your craft means knowing your gear. And what better way to truly know your gear than by reading your camera's manual? We know this tip may seem a bit obvious, but here's the thing—you can learn a lot from your manual! Do you know how to ...
Identifying Camera Issues with Exposure Reference Sheets
Our Exposure Reference Sheets are the feedback you've been waiting for, right in your inbox. They clearly show your exposures for each and every frame. But did you know you can also use them to identify camera issues? Below are some of the common ...
Learning From Your Negatives
When shooting film, your negatives are your road map to understanding the relationship between your exposures and your scan results. Your negatives can also clue you in to common camera problems, like film flatness, or film stock issues, like base ...
Single Use Cameras
There's something so nostalgic about the images you get from a single use (disposable) camera. Here are our top tips for getting the most out of these easy-to-use camera bodies: Get Close! While we're suckers for a good environmental shot, single use ...
How to Make an Exposure Ramp
If you are new to film, transitioning to a new film stock or just haven't been happy with your exposures, we have a solution that will save you time, money and energy in achieving your ideal scans—exposure ramps. Exposure ramps help you learn a film ...