The Joy of Box Brownie Cameras (2)

Part Two: Load your camera. There’s something wonderful, magical, even, about using a vintage camera for its true purpose. Not as an ornament, something to look nice on the shelf, but to genuinely take out and use. The almost spookily-accurate results are nothing to do with ‘old film stock’ – you genuinely can take photos so…

Brownie Points

The joy of the Box Brownie. Part One – Buying a box camera. I’m always a bit surprised when people ask me if the box cameras I’m carrying around with me have actual film in them or worse, if they’re even real. They seem to think I’ve adapted them for use with a digital camera, or that I’ve somehow managed to hide…