Buried Treasure From Ancient 35mm Films

While clearing out a drawer in my teenage bedroom I came across a surprise: a box full of exposed-but-undeveloped 35mm films.  Half B&W, half colour print.  Teenage Alex took a lot of pictures but couldn’t afford to have them printed: long assumed lost these films had languished in the back of a drawer for twenty […]

Fun with a Lomo Konstruktor

For Christmas last year I was given a Lomo Konstruktor.  It’s a plastic airfix-style kit with all the parts you need to build a simple SLR camera. I’m pleased with the results.  I won’t get any prizes for technical excellence (plastic lens yuk) but it’s serviceable and teaches you the basics of photography.  You’ll look […]