The ubiquitous Minolta X-700

Posted on Dec 23, 2016 in Analog, Analoog, Video, Youtube

I ramble about the all-conquering Minolta X-700, the European Camera Of The Year 1981 and one of my 35mm favorites.

How to retrieve the film leader from a 35mm film canister

Does your film camera automatically spool the film back into the canister all the way? Do you crank the film back completely yourself? Would you like to retrieve the film from the canister without ruining the canister, perhaps to bulk load new film into it? Here’s a short video how to retrieve the film leader […]

We Came So Far..

Posted on May 19, 2016 in Analog, Analoog, Black&White, Darkroom, Must-Valge

Shot on Ilford HP5+ Developed in Ilford HC Minolta XE-5 Vivitar Series 1 24-70mm

Expired Lomography 400

Posted on May 17, 2016 in Analog, Analoog, Color Negative, Värvinegatiiv

I haven’t shot color film for ages. This film was given to me more than a year ago. I have no clue how old it is, all I know is the person who gave it to me had it in her cupboard for years. It’s a Lomography 400 (repackaged Fujifilm) and it turned out rather […]

A 30 years old paper developer

Posted on Feb 22, 2016 in Analog, Analoog, Black&White, Darkroom, Fomaspeed, Must-Valge, UP-2

Here’s a Soviet-era paper developer UP-2. Produced in 1986. Still works like a charm.