Amateur Photographer


Back to film

With the resurgence of film photography, would it be possible to include a column dedicated to this subject, please? I enjoy the vintage camera column in AP, but would love to read techniques and tips for film. Articles on how to buy second-hand gear, what film to try, differences between working in the analogue and digital mediums, and so on would be helpful to new film users and oldies alike.

I switched to digital about 10 years ago, but recently renewed my interest in film. My wife bought me a Mamiya RB67 with a Sekor 90mm lens last Christmas,

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