Tag Archives: Ilford FP4

Shooting with a 8×10 large format pinhole camera

A pinhole camera is actually a box with a small hole which allows light to enter on film. There is no lens or any mechanisms, just a light-proof box with a hole. I have shot pinhole cameras like the Holga 120 … Continue reading

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Nikon F801s and Ilford FP4

The frequent readers of this blog know that I love rangefinder cameras. The Leica M6 and Plaubel Makina 67 are my  favorite and the ones that has stayed with me. I used to own a Fuji GSW690iii which I consider … Continue reading

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The Dock (8×10 large format pinhole)

My latest image taken with the 8×10 large format pinhole camera. This is a 12 seconds exposure with Ilford FP4 Plus film. I was really surprised by the sharp rendering of the dock given the fact that pinholes are not … Continue reading

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8×10 pinhole landscape

Image taken with my 8×10 large format pinhole camera, a 15 seconds exposure using Ilford FP4 film. Developed with R09 developer. I always enjoy viewing the huge 8×10 negative, despite the very unsharp look of the pinhole. I already made … Continue reading

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Stairs

One more image taken with my pinhole 8×10″ large format camera. Its a 4 minutes exposure (I used the very helpful Pinole Assist app for my iPhone which does a splendid job of correctly calculating the exposure compensation for Ilford … Continue reading

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Cityscape with 8×10 large format pinhole

I was at the beautiful village of Galaxidi (Greece) and it was a good chance to take a picture with my 8×10 pinhole camera. At first, I thought of shooting a 8×10 Provia transparency, but it was mid day and … Continue reading

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8×10 large format Pinhole

This is my fourth sheet of 8×10 b&w film taken with my 8×10 large format pinhole camera. A tricky shot due to the very wide dynamic range of the scene. (8×10 large format pinhole camera, Ilford FP4, 240 seconds exposure) … Continue reading

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8×10 Pinhole, sheet No. 3

Continuing my exploration in the world of large format pinhole. My third exposed sheet of Ilford FP4 8×10 film, a seascape shot during sunrise. I am still waiting for a pack of Fuji Provia 8×10 slide film, and I wish … Continue reading

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8×10 pinhole

My second image taken with the 8×10 pinhole camera. Its a 145 seconds exposure taken with Ilford FP4 film. My meter showed 17 seconds, the Pinole assist app (for iPhone) I use , corrected exposure to about 70 seconds. I … Continue reading

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First test shot with the pinhole 8×10 camera

This is my first photo taken with the 8×10 pinhole camera. Not much of an artistic photo but enough to check proper exposure and sheet development. The details are much nicer than my Holga WPC 120 pinhole, due to the … Continue reading

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