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“Is this old film camera worth anything?” A Handy Visual Guide

Vintage SLR buyer’s guide: what to avoid

SLRs you *do* want, part 1: Manual exposure

SLRs you *do* want, part 2: Autoexposure models

Film Newbie: Loading & Shooting 120

Bokeh: What it is and isn’t

Wide-Eyed About Blur [Effect of lens entrance pupil on backgrounds]

Pinhole 101: Background & Pinhole-Making

Film 101: What Do I Need to Develop Film?

What the Heck is an Anistigmat?

DIY: Plastic Food Tub Flash Diffuser

Depth of Field: When Format Matters

DIY: Mercury Battery Replacements?

Quirks of the Zinc-Air Cell [as mercury battery replacement]

What Are 'Series' Filters?

Voigtländer Bessa-R: 21st-Century Vintage [review]

Pimp my Polaroid, Vol. 4: Packfilm Mongrel

101: Vintage Electronic Flash