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How to Transform Your Home with Fine Art Photography Wall Art Prints
By Michael Elliott · 5 months ago
Do you want to give your home a fresh and stylish look --- and love the timeless elegance of black and white photography combined with the craftsmanship and quality of film photography? If you answered ...
Medium Format Film Photography: A Timeless Art Form
By Michael Elliott · 5 months ago
# Medium Format Film Photography: A Timeless Art Form Film photography is a niche hobby that has a loyal following of enthusiasts who appreciate the beauty and authenticity of analogue images. Among them, medium format ...
How to Develop Your Own Film: A Beginner's Guide
By Michael Elliott · 6 months ago
* * * * * ![](https://cdn-images-1.medium.com/max/2560/1*pNjy5t5BuLOAOMKHIzCtdQ.jpeg) Photo by [Ron Lach](https://www.pexels.com/photo/part-of-films-hanging-in-the-darkroom-10273414/) ### How to Develop Your Own Film #### A Beginner's Guide [*Michael Elliott --- Fine Art Film Photographer-Flâneur and Londoner at Large*](https://www.michael-elliott.photography/about) If you are ...
When the Photo-Flo Fails
By Michael Elliott · 6 months ago
#### What To Do? [*Michael Elliott --- Fine Art Film Photographer-Flâneur and Londoner at Large*](https://www.michael-elliott.photography/about) ![](https://cdn-images-1.medium.com/max/800/1*dVE3PAW7QS8pJOYqeIzKDQ.jpeg) If you hadn't noticed, I've written a quick and dirty guide to [developing your own black and white film ...
How to Introduce Photography to Your Kids
By Michael Elliott · 6 months ago
![](https://cdn-images-1.medium.com/max/2560/1*kmklUstytoGD-ifmYVLi9g.jpeg) Photo by [Kelly Sikkema](https://unsplash.com/@kellysikkema?utm_source=unsplash&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=creditCopyText) on [Unsplash](https://unsplash.com/photos/yXpA_eCbtzI?utm_source=unsplash&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=creditCopyText) # How to Introduce Photography to Your Kids [*Michael Elliott --- Fine Art Film Photographer-Flâneur and Londoner at Large*](https://www.michael-elliott.photography/about) Photography is a wonderful hobby that can spark your ...
How to Use Wall Art to Create a Focal Point in Your Living Room
By Michael Elliott · 7 months ago
Wall art is an excellent way to add personality and style to your living room. It can also be used to create a focal point that draws the eye and adds interest to the space. ...
Photography and Social Justice
By Michael Elliott · 7 months ago
### How Photographers Can Raise Awareness and Inspire Action for a Better World Photography is not only a form of art, but also a form of activism. Photographers have the power to document and expose ...
Why Choose Medium Format? The Case for Bigger is Better
By Michael Elliott · 8 months ago
![A photograph of Michael Elliott with his Kiev 60 Medium Format SLR camera.](https://cdn-images-1.medium.com/max/800/1*rHaEdJNKMJvYexywr0dy1g.jpeg) The author with (...well hidden by...) his Kiev 60 medium format TLR. Photo credit: [Michael Elliott](https://www.michael-elliott.photography/about) ### Why Choose Medium Format? #### ...
5 Tips To Get Started With Still Life Photography on Film 
By Michael Elliott · 8 months ago
![A black and white photograph depicting a still life of flowers, with one rose in sharp focus and the other flowers in the bouquet gradually falling out of focus](https://cdn-images-1.medium.com/max/800/1*1zee4f9sILwAKQT21Abflg.jpeg) A rose by any other name. ...
Transform Your Space with Stunning Wall Art
By Michael Elliott · 8 months ago
Are you looking for a way to transform your living space with some stunning [wall art](https://www.michael-elliott.photography/category/all-products)? Do you want to make a [bold statement piece](https://www.michael-elliott.photography/category/all-products) that reflects your personality and style? Do you appreciate the ...
The "Correct" Exposure of Film
By Michael Elliott · 8 months ago
### *Or why getting it right in camera* isn't *the be all and end all.* [*Michael Elliott --- Fine Art Film Photographer-Flâneur and Londoner at Large*](https://www.michael-elliott.photography/about) This was inspired by my answer to the following ...
How to Pick Great Photography Wall Art For Your Interior
By Michael Elliott · 8 months ago
# How to pick great photography wall art for your interior Photography wall art is a popular and versatile way to decorate your home or office. It can add personality, style, and mood to any ...
How to Push and Pull Film for Creative Effects: A Primer on Tailoring Your Film Development Process
By Michael Elliott · 8 months ago
How to Push and Pull Film for Creative Effects: A Primer on Tailoring Your Film Development Process Michael Elliott  -  Fine Art Film Photographer-Flâneur and Londoner at Large If you are a film photographer, you ...
The Art and Essence of Photography: A Review of Bruce Barnbaum's Books
By Michael Elliott · 8 months ago
Bruce Barnbaum is a celebrated fine art photographer and educator who has been producing stunning images for over four decades. He is known for his mastery of monochrome photography, as well as his inventive use ...
The Art of Architectural Photography on Film
By Michael Elliott · 8 months ago
Architecture photography marries two long-standing art forms in a serendipitous blend of light, lines, and profound craftsmanship. It allows us to capture and immortalise the temporal aspects of man-made structures in a world that is ...
Fujifilm Neopan Acros II 100: A Classic Reimagined with Enhanced Tonal Magic
By Michael Elliott · 8 months ago
Michael Elliott - Fine Art Film Photographer-Flâneur and Londoner at Large Introduction In the realm of analog photography, few films have garnered the cult-like following that Fujifilm's Neopan Acros film did. Known for its fine ...
The Top 10 Film Cameras for Beginners: From Time-Honoured Classics to Hidden Gems
By Michael Elliott · 9 months ago
If you're keen to explore the fascinating world of film photography, you've come to the right place. In this exclusive article, Michael Elliott has chosen ten of the best film cameras for budding amateurs who ...
Top 10 Photographic Film Emulsions for the 21st Century
By Michael Elliott · 9 months ago
Written by Michael Elliott Film photography is enjoying a resurgence in popularity, as more and more photographers are rediscovering the joys and challenges of shooting with analog cameras and film. But with so many different ...
Reviving the Magic: Rediscovering Medium Format Slide Film Photography
By Michael Elliott · 9 months ago
Here at Michael Elliott Photography, I pride myself on using the finest medium format camera systems and films to produce my wall art. --- Medium format slide film photography is a captivating art form that ...
Discover a Kaleidoscope of Colours and Contrast: The Art of Cross Processing Film
By Michael Elliott · 9 months ago
A Creative Technique for Stunning Colours and Contrast If you are looking for a way to spice up your film photography, you might want to try cross processing. Cross processing is the deliberate processing of ...