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This tiny article is not about what you should do or how you can start a podcast series. This is truly my own experience because while I was researching the topic, I saw too many -almost identical- advice but very few experiences that I can look up to.

I have…


Months ago, I was looking for a proper film camera on Allegro (the biggest Polish shopping website). One guy was selling this father’s film camera collection at an extremely low price. One Zenit ET and two Vilias for only 114 złoty (approximately 29 dollars)! I got so excited because it…


Developing your photos after shooting is crucial. Here you can find relevant explanations on film development in 2021.

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If you want to start analogue/film photography, but you are unsure of how you will receive your photos, I will explain the film development basics. Briefly, you can go to a store…



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Even though I love analogue/film photography when I focus on my digital photography skills nowadays, I use my phone the most. Does this sound familiar to you? I am sure it does. Because let’s be honest, we are all mobile photographers. …


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I am not a film photography professional; I am even pretty new in this thing, but I am a newbie who does lots of research. Really, like a lot! That is why if you are also new in this world or if you want to start shooting film or maybe…


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I’ll be honest, Turkey has never been a haven for journalists. On the other hand, after the conflict that started on July 20, 2015, and the failed coup attempt on July 15, 2016, journalists' working conditions have become more challenging than ever.

I will first explain to you how our…


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I am a millennial who remembers small family point and shoot analogue/film cameras but spend most of my life with digital photography.

I never took proper photography classes, even though I studied journalism. I remember people taken plenty of photography classes, but I focused on writing, theories and later on…


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Kornél Mundruczó’s Pieces of a Woman released by Netflix on January 7, 2020. The film stars Vanessa Kirby, who made us fall in love with herself with her role as Princess Margaret in Crown, and Shia LaBeouf, who is in a controversial position with the abuse allegations against him.

Before…


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In the country that experienced many traumatic changes during the adaptation from state socialism to capitalism in 1989, the abortion right, which had been granted to women for years, was also discussed in this process. In 1993, as a result of the insistence of the Catholic Church, which had a…

Fatma Edemen

Journalist & PhD Candidate at UJ Kraków // IG: fatmaedemen & filmy.35mm Podcast: anchor.fm/filmfesttalk

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