1. linadollyy

    Help with extreme lighting?

    Hey guys! So I'm completely new to the forum and I decided to come here because I recently encountered some extreme lighting situations. I tend to shoot more concerts rather than studio/landscape photography and one job in particular had my lighting situation really messed up. The lighting was...
  2. L

    Help me buying film camera

    hello, I decided to buy film camera, now i'm thinking about Pentax k1000, I guess it's good one for beginner. What do you think? Is it a good choice? How to choose it, while buying online? What about lens? thanks
  3. J

    Lens Junkies and penny pinchers, I need advice...

    I got my first DSLR a few months ago, it is a Nikon D5200 and it came with the 18-55mm kit lens that Nikon puts in all their camera combos. I have yet to purchase a second lens as I wanted to get to know the camera and learn to use the kit lens. Well, five months onward, I've got a pretty good...
  4. LeaNC

    In desperate need of help with fixing portraits!

    "Embarrassing" is an understatement for how I feel about these images and myself as a photographer... But I desperately need some help, preferably without judgement because I'm ashamed enough as it is! I should absolutely know better considering my experience, I guess my personal issues are...
  5. T

    Need Help choosing an affordable Timelapse slider.

    Hi, I have been shooting time lapse videos for a while and i want to upgrade to motion timelapse but i have no idea which Slider or control module i need. I have a horribly low budget so a DIY would be great but anything under 400 would be affordable. I like to photograph stars using long...
  6. DesertFilth

    What camera will help me get a vintage/retro type look for video and picture?

    Hello I'm new to this all and what not,getting into photography has been something I've always had in mind but no time I will use that as an excuse.I'm a newbie when it comes to cameras(.) I've always had an interest but no time like I said BUT now I have the time to ask a couple of...
  7. LarryTheLawrence

    Website Critique

    A thread to show off photography blog/websites get feedback of photos and layouts of blog/websites Let me go first Lawrence Anca Photography Thanks
  8. T

    humidity help, need opinion

    Hi, our name is North Dweller Engineering. We are three high school seniors in an engineering class at Sidney High School located in upstate New York. If you have comments/concerns/input as to shooting in humid environments or any previous issues with humid camera storage environments, please...
  9. T

    Camera for both portrait and landscape photography

    Hi all Im a beginner and wanted to know what is the best camera for both portrait(model) and landscape photography? I like to take photo both indoor and outdoor and my budget is only about 500 $ to buy a camera. I prefer Canon or Nikon brands so what do you suggest? What is the best lens for...
  10. mickeyc95


    hi everyone as you know i am not a photographer. i came across this lens at work and would like to get more information on it. if someone can tell me where to go get more info that would be awesome! also like where i can maybe even sell it. like i said not a photographer sorry for the low...
  11. mickeyc95

    HELP! what kind of lens is this???

    I am sorry if i am posting this in the wrong section. However, I am not a photographer and I have this huge lens from work. I would like to know more info about it and where I can possibly sell it. Like I said I'm not a photographer sorry for low quality pictures. thank you
  12. jackcollings

    Darkroom sink advice?

    Hi guys, Looking to build my own sink for the darkroom for both B&W and colour developing. It will need to be made out of plywood then painted with marine paint and then covered with a waterproofing coating. I've drawn up a rough design to scale of 1:100 but I'm a little stuck with the size...
  13. LTK7

    Is this a new trend?

    Please do not post images to which you do not hold rights. You may post a link.
  14. E

    Not sure if this pic required a release..

    Ok, so I took this pic a while ago on a public beach, we were all about to leave so I decided to get one last shot. And it was one of the best pics of the day. The problem is someone happened to be sitting in the lower right that I did not know; and they even make the pic better. I would crop...
  15. jackcollings

    Enlargers, Lenses and Filters.

    Hi guys, Still very new to TPF and I am currently in the planning and gathering stages of building my darkroom! I have no idea what I am looking for when searching for the heart of the darkroom - the enlarger. What brands should I look out for? Which brands should I avoid? If developing 35mm...
  16. footballfan993

    Got a modeling offer, but am weirded out by it.

    After buying my first DSLR I posted an ad on craigslist saying essentially that I am a photographer, looking for to do shoots with, I specifically specified in the ad that I would do senior portraits, But I am open to a variety of different types of photography. Last week, I was contacted by...
  17. jackcollings

    Starting up a darkroom!

    Hi guys, I'm hoping you can all help me out with a few questions I have about starting my own darkroom. I've read up on all the basics in regards to chemicals, equipment etc. and just need a few things cleared up. I've attached a layout I'm thinking will most likely resemble the one I will...