Old School Photography: 100 Things You Must Know to Take Fantastic Film Photos (Paperback)
  • Old School Photography: 100 Things You Must Know to Take Fantastic Film Photos (Paperback)
zoom

Old School Photography: 100 Things You Must Know to Take Fantastic Film Photos (Paperback)

(author)
£14.99
Paperback 192 Pages
Published: 22/07/2021
  • 5+ in stock

Usually dispatched within 48 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Old School Photography is a must-have modern manual for learning how to create great photographs with a 35mm film camera. Famed YouTube personality Kai Wong expertly and humorously shares 100 essential tips for selecting and using film cameras, shooting with film and various lenses, and employing specific techniques to ensure you can get great results quickly. Known for his breadth of knowledge and quick wit, Kai Wong delivers an informative and entertaining read on how to take great film photos.

- An informative and entertaining read on how to take great film photos

- A must-have guide for those new to old-school film techniques

- A much-needed book for the current resurgence of vintage 35mm film cameras


Renewed interest in film photography has surged in the past few years, both amongst those rediscovering their past passion and those discovering it for the first time. Vintage cameras that had previously lost their value are now often worth more than they first sold for due to high demand amongst enthusiasts, students, and collectors. Film manufacturers have even started reissuing long discontinued stocks-for example, Kodak's much-loved and recently re-released classic Ektachrome slide film. In our modern world, billions of people have access to instantaneous photography on their mobile phones, but as a result there has been a resurgent desire for a more tactile, physical, unaltered, and thus honest medium. Much of which, ironically, ends up on the internet, with photography fans and influencers sharing their images across Instagram, Flickr, YouTube, and the like.

More so than with digital photography, film photography requires a sense of craft, skill, patience, technical knowledge, and a trial-and-error process that results in a greater sense of accomplishment. Old School Photography is both enlightening and humorous, and attracts a new generation of fans who are eager to experiment with film cameras, make prints, and post their film photographs online.

Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9781797209449
Number of pages: 192
Dimensions: 229 x 152 mm

You may also be interested in...

Just Enough Design
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Origami Craft Pad
Added to basket
£11.99
Other merchandise
104 Things to Photograph
Added to basket
£12.99
Notebook / blank book
The Art Of Vintage Dc Comics Postcards
Added to basket
Pencils You Should Know
Added to basket
Transcendence
Added to basket
£22.99
Hardback
Dream Baby Dream
Added to basket
£21.99
Hardback
Ralph Steadman
Added to basket
£45.00
Hardback
Cats in Spring Rain
Added to basket
£9.99
Hardback
Pink Flamingos and the Yellow Pages
Added to basket
Bob Willoughby
Added to basket
Make Your Art No Matter What
Added to basket
I'd Rather Be Reading
Added to basket
Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany
Added to basket
Delicious Metropolis
Added to basket
SPIKE
Added to basket
£40.00
Hardback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.