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365 Day Film Challenge
New to shooting film? 35mm film is one of the best ways to get started. And the 365 Day Film Challenge—along with Everyday 35mm—can help you grow.
6 Tips for Consistent Metering
After hundreds of thousands of rolls, we have learned that keeping metering simple is your best bet for consistent, accurate exposures.
5 Tips for Tack-Sharp Images
As a photographer, you know your clients want to look good! Step one to looking good? Be in focus!
All About File Size
Today we’re checking out Resolution’s cute cousin—File Size.
Our History Through the Eyes of Our Founder, Donna Wood
Join us in this quick walk down memory lane.
Camera Manuals and Repair Shops
Links for hard-to-find camera manuals and a list of reliable repair shops the film community trusts.
Dealing with Sun Flare
While sun flare can lend a beautiful, warm look to your images, sometimes you don't want the lifted shadows, lack of contrast or slightly orange tint.
The Exposure Triangle
Learn how aperture, shutter speed and ISO work together in direct correlation to create an image.
Families on Film
Learn Feather and Twine's top tips for photographing families on film!
Get Started with 35mm Film in 5 Steps
New to shooting film? 35mm film photography is one of the best ways to get started. It is both accessible and affordable.
How to Get Started with PhotoVision
Sending your first roll of film to us doesn't have to be scary! Here’s what you need to know.
How to Get Better Film Scans
Reference images, side-by-sides, order-specific references—and the most important of all—collaborative communication!
How to Level Up with True Photographic Prints
Sending prints to your clients may sound like a small gesture, but this simple step can help your work shine and take your business to the next level!
How to Make an Exposure Ramp
Shooting an exposure ramp can help you learn a film stock's characteristics, exposure latitude and allow you to dial in on the best exposure for you!
How to Plan a Creative Photoshoot on Film
Rodney Brown is comin' in hot with inspiration + tips to plan your own creative photoshoot on film.
How to Read Light
Learning to read light is critical to the success of your photography, but it doesn’t have to be complicated!
How to Shoot a Double Exposure on Film
We're demystifying the process of double exposures with film photographer Brian D. Smith.
How to Shoot a Self Portrait on Film
No remote release? No problem! Nephy and Santhosh Joseph of SNJ Moments share how to shoot a self portrait with a film camera.
How to Shoot Ektar
Matt Santomarco shares his top tips for creating dynamic imagery with Ektar100.
How to Shoot Film Indoors
How do you shoot film indoors? We hear this question a lot! Here are our top tips to avoid turning your beautiful shoot into a high-contrast mess.
How to Shoot Film Underwater
Carl Fehres shares his tips for making magic underwater on film!
How to Shoot Landscapes on Film
The Colorblind Cowboy and Jake Williams share their top tips with us for capturing a dreamy landscape on film!
How to Store Film and Film Negatives
Both exposed and unexposed film are sensitive to light, temperature and humidity. Keep those precious rolls protected by storing them in the right place!
How to Use Box.com
Here are 5 things you need to know when using Box.com.
Adding Film to Your Wedding Package
Interested in shooting more film at weddings? This tip is for you!
Learning From Your Negatives
Exposures, light leaks, base fog, film flatness. We're covering all the things!
Leveling Up in Post
Learn how to get the most out of your film scans, from the ones who know best—us! Spend less time behind your computer and more time doing what you love.
Love Letters from Our Photographers
Learn why film photographers trust us with their film and choose us as an important part of their team.
Noritsu + Frontier
Noritsu + Frontier scanners! How do they compare? What are these scanners’ respective strengths? Let’s break it down.
Own Your Superpower
Wedding photographer Mylyn Wood is here to spill the tea on owning your superpower (hint: it's already within you)!
Kallie's Perspective from the Lab
Kallie is a multi-media photographer and Scanning Tech! Kallie joined our Team this Winter and offers a unique perspective on the lab!
Rule of Thirds
The Rule of Thirds is a helpful compositional guide. But as with any rule, it can be broken.
Service Times and How to See Your Film Scans Faster
We know how excited everyone is to see their film scans! Follow these quick tips to help ensure your film moves through the lab as quickly as possible!
Shooting Receptions on Film
Our friend Kati Rosado is sharing her top tips for photographing reception décor.
Single Use Cameras
Here are our top tips for getting the most out of these easy-to-use disposable camera bodies!
Testing Portra400 + Portra800 with Tory Baker
Mindset is everything as you encounter challenges and explore new paths! Transitioning to a new film stock is no exception.
Why You Should Be Printing Your Work
Learn why film photographers Erich McVey and Ashley Sawtelle believe in the power of print—for themselves and their clients.
Tips for Shooting Your First Roll of Film
Ready to shoot your first roll of film? You got this! Follow these tips for the best results.
Transitioning to Portra
Transitioning to a new film stock might sound intimidating. But don’t worry, we’ve got some pro tips to help make your transition a smooth one!
Traveling with Film + CT Scanners
Our top tips for flying with film! (And dealing with those high-powered X-ray scanners.)
What are Large Scans?
Our normal scans are the largest in the industry, but sometimes you need the freedom that only a large scan can offer.
What are Straight Scans?
Why we don't offer them and why they don't serve you.
What is Push + Pull Processing?
Everything you need to know to make the right decision when it comes to processing your film.
What is Resolution?
Resolution can be confusing. But it doesn't have to be! Let's break down this not-so-scary topic together:
What Your Film Lab Wishes You Knew: Common Struggles in Film Photography.
After thousands of phone calls and emails helping film photographers, we have a unique perspective on the common struggles many face when it comes to film.
Why You Should Use a Tripod / Monopod
Trust us—tripods, coupled with a quick-release L-Bracket—will allow you to shoot long after the sun has set.