What is the Best Budget Cine Prime Lens Set + Test Footage

If you are an independent filmmaker looking to build up your own kit, you likely have one major factor to consider—budget. Cinema gear costs money. A lot of money. Fortunately there has been a huge push over the past decade to make high-quality equipment much more affordable. Being spoiled for choice isn’t always the easiest … Read more

New Half-Frame 35mm Film Camera from Alfie Cameras – Call for Beta Testers

Film photographers will soon be able to take part in a Kickstarter for a special new high-quality half-frame 35mm film camera that will allow them to extend the life of their now costly 35mm film rolls. That camera is the Alfie Tych. The self-funded Alfie Tych half-frame camera, which includes multiple lenses, is designed and … Read more

Olympus 35S 35mm Rangefinder Camera Review

“How old is that one?” My daughter pointed to the Olympus 35-S in my hands. The glistening, silver camera with its coal-black lens pointed back. “Let’s see,” I said. Basic math, but I had to think. “It’s… 67 years old.” “Is that older than you?” She asked. “That’s older than Papa!” I replied, and pressed … Read more