Matt McKenzie

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Free Online Photography Courses

These free online photography courses can help you adjust your lens, frame your subject, fix your lighting, and edit your photos. Whether you're …

How To Calibrate Your Vintage Lens

Those who love vintage lenses are aware that achieving infinity focus can sometimes be quite tricky. But having a vintage lens can also give you a …

Photo Series Compares Modern-Day Flooding in Paris to Great Flood of 1910

More than 100 years ago, the Seine River rose a record breaking 8.6 m above usual levels, causing the catastrophe known as the <i>1910 Great Flood of Paris</i>. Over the past week, as the picturesque streets of the French capital city began to submerge once again, artist Julien Knez was struck by the …

Probably the cleanest Konica C35 FD I have ever seen. Looking very good for a 46 year old camera

Probably the cleanest Konica C35 FD I have ever seen. Looking very good for a 46 year old camera.<br>What are you shooting today?<br>#shootfilm #buyfilm #believeinfilm #filmcamera #filmin2016 #filmforever #filmphotography #cameraporn #kameracraft #camera (at Nakano-ku, Tokyo, Japan)

‘Old Cameras’ is a Great YouTube Channel for Film Camera Lovers

If you love old film cameras and constantly want to know more about them, then we’ve got the perfect YouTube channel for you. It’s called, …

Easy C-41 (Colour Negative Film Processing at Home)

C-41 Press Kit<p><b>This article originally appeared on Sam Agnew’s website, Smash and Grab Photo, and is being syndicated by The Phoblographer.</b><p>I know …

The Decline of Analog Photography Seen Through Pictures

“Art Photo Studio: Closed Due to Retirement, Toronto, Ontario, 2005”<p>This book is my own march backwards into the future. It tells the story of an …

The Great War Like You’ve Never Seen It (Photos)

War to End War<p>Edward Steichen did much to advance the cause of photography in the early 20th century, including pioneering work in aerial photography …

History

Did the Lomo camera save film photography?

<b>It was a nervous time for film photography when digital cameras took off in the 1990s, and seemed set to take over entirely. But with some help from Vladimir Putin - then deputy mayor of St Petersburg - the little Lomo camera became a retro cult classic, and showed film had a bright future.</b><p>In 1991, …

My Experiences Shooting Medium-Format Film vs a Smartphone in Street Photography

So after a long trip in Stockholm, Dubai, and London I wanted to share some of my experiences shooting medium-format (Hasselblad 501c + 80mm lens and …

100 Cameras Given To London's Homeless, This Is The Stunning Result

Since 2012, Cafe Art a UK based initiative has been giving the homeless free cameras to help them document and express themselves through the art of …

Here’s How a Photographer Saved $750+ by Repairing a Broken GH4 Himself

Shane Reetz is a photographer whose Panasonic GH4 developed an issue recently: the lens mount began to wobble in and out. After sending the camera to …

10 Photography Techniques You Might Be Overusing

It’s human nature to find something new and novel, then run it into the ground. We do it as kids with our toys and even as adults with our favorite …

3 Tips for New Geocachers

3 Quick Tips for Successful Geocaching<p>Perfecting your geocaching treasure-hunting technique takes practice. The best kind of practice is simply to …

Diving holidays: readers' tips

<b>This week's winning review</b><p><b>Hawaii</b><p>As a 57-year-old novice snorkeller, I love Hanauma Bay State Underwater Park in Oahu, the third-largest of the Hawaiian islands and the home of Honolulu International Airport. Once a volcanic crater, Hanauma Bay offers good swimming, snorkelling, and scuba diving for …

The Future of Film Photography: Instant Toy Cameras and Small-Scale Labs

From the series "U.S. Marshals," powerHouse books 2014. Brian Finke photographed the series "U.S. Marshals" using both f<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Brian Finke<p>1 of …

Leica M9 Falls Off Balcony and Breaks… the Ground

Leica M rangefinders have a reputation of being extremely durable, and one Chinese photographer recently found out first hand just how much abuse the …

Leica M-series

10 Reasons I Switched From Digital To Film Photography

By onMay 20, 2015 45<p>Photo © Karl Edwards – Leica M6 / Porta 400<p>It’s been a long time coming but I’ve finally made the switch back to film …

Top 10 Best Scuba Diving Destinations for Beginners

Warm, clear water? Check. No currents? Check.<p>It’s pretty easy to spin the globe and put your finger on a locale delivering confidence-building …

Too Bad People Couldn’t Photograph Meteor Showers Back in 1833

If you’d like to try your hand at capturing a shooting star on camera, tonight would be a good night to do so. This year’s Perseid meteor shower is …

Want Better Photos? Invest in Experiences, NOT Equipment

Greetings, my fellow photo nerds! Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ve surely noticed that camera manufacturers constantly come out with …

I Bought a Fake Nikon DSLR: My Experience with Gray Market Imports

So, the Nikon D7000 I bought, brand new in early 2014, is a fake. Unbeknownst to me until very recently, of course. Let’s start at the beginning — it …

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This Time-Lapse Captures a Wet Microburst Dumping Water Onto Tucson, Arizona

On August 8th, 2015, Tucson, Arizona-based photographer Bryan Snider took his camera out and shot time-lapse photos of the Arizona landscape while a …