First Roll With: Canon Autoboy Tele 6 by Janie L. - An Underrated Point and Shoot!

Gear: Canon Autoboy Tele 6 Point and Shoot Film: Lomography 800 & Fuji Industrial 100 Dev + Scan: Rewind Photo Lab, Glebe Point and shoots are all the craze right now, particularly those with a cult internet and celebrity following. With "First Roll With", our intention was to be able to shed light on other lesser known and underrated point and shoots that doesn't have an insane price tag. So, this post is about our first roll with the Canon Autoboy Tele 6, also known as the Sure Shot Multi Tele in the US and Europe!! The Tele 6 was picked...

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First Roll With: Pentax 6x7 w/ SMC 75mm F/4.5 By Frederick M.

Gear: Pentax 6x7 w/ SMC 75mm F/4.5 Film: Kodak Ektar 100 + Fuji Provia100 Dev: Rewind Photo Lab Scan: Re-scanned by me Hi everyone! My name is Frederick. Originally from Atlanta GA, but recently relocated from Tokyo, Japan to Sydney. I’m a full-time fashion / commercial photographer and I run and operate a film camera business with my partner here in Sydney. I bought my first film camera from a local film camera shop in Nakano, Tokyo in 2015. It was a Contax TVS. I shot with it just for fun at parties and events. At the time I was timid from using...

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First Roll With: Canon EOS-1N w/ Sigma Art 50mm F1.4 By Liam Apter

Gear: Canon EOS-1N w/ Sigma Art 50mm F1.4 Film: Cinestill 800T + Portra 800 Dev + Scan: Rewind Photo Lab, Glebe I’m Liam Apter, I work in the music industry as a scout, marketing manager and as an artist manager and for me film photography is a creative outlet unrelated to my work (most of the time!). I find it a therapeutic process, choosing your rolls, exposures and then waiting for it to be developed.  This was my first shoot with my Canon Eos-1N that Beginning Film helped me find when I met them in Tokyo last year. I got...

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First Roll With: Konica EYE by Janie L.

Gear: Konica EYE Film: Kodak Tmax 400 Dev + Scan: Rewind photo lab, Glebe Shooting Location:  Newtown, Sydney, Australia Hello everyone :-) My name is Janie, I am 1/2 of Beginning Film and a designer by trade with a background in interior architecture. My first introduction to film was actually through my partner, Freddie, who is an incredible photographer and lived in Japan at the time. Since then we have started Beginning Film and I happily manage all the behind-the-brand creative things while Freddie being the main camera guy that I learned most of my camera knowledge from and still is learning!  "Beginning Film" and "First Roll With"...

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First Roll With: Hasselblad 500 C/M w/ Carl Zeiss T* 80mm f/2.8 by Seamus Platt

Gear: Hasselblad 500 c/m with Hasselblad Carl Zeiss Planar T* 80mm f/2.8 Film: 120 Fuji Pro 400h Dev:Fotofast – Brisbane (@fotofastfilm) Scan:  By Me (Epson Perfection v800 Photo) Shooting Location:  Brisbane, Australia Hey! I’m Seamus Platt and I’m a visual artist working in the realm of photo-imaging. I also work as a live music/press photographer. This is my first roll with the Hasselblad 500 C/M. Before buying the Hasselblad 500c/m, I’d only used one medium format camera which was a Rolleicord III. I loved the Rolleicord but wanted something I could rely on a little more as I kept gravitating to the look...

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First Roll With: Leica M3 w/ Voigtlander 40mm f1.4 By Sacha Styles

Gear: Leica M3 w/ Voigtlander 40mm f1.4 Film: Kodak Portra 400 Dev + Scan: Kent Street Studio, Sydney I'm Sacha Styles, a film photographer and student from Sydney! I only shoot on film and do photography as a 'side job' as I'm finishing year 12 and my HSC this year.  This was my first shoot with my 'new' to me Leica M3 and Voigtlander 40mm f1.4 Nokton, shot with Kodak Portra 400, rated @ 200 just for that little piece of mind while metering with my Minolta IVF external meter. The Leica is an early 60s double stroke model I bought off Ebay and...

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