directingfilm: I exposed 50 feet of film today, a camera test for an upcoming shoot. Shooting film means that every shot matters; every shot is one less frame that you can expose.  This restriction makes the shooter think twice before they shoot anything.   Shooting film means you cannot immediately see your results.  This restriction means that every camera setting must be considered before you pull the trigger. I love the workflow of film.  Its thoughtful nature is idiosyncratic. ~ü [Image: My Beaulieu 5008 Super 8 camera]

directingfilm:

I exposed 50 feet of film today, a camera test for an upcoming shoot.

Shooting film means that every shot matters; every shot is one less frame that you can expose.  This restriction makes the shooter think twice before they shoot anything.  

Shooting film means you cannot immediately see your results.  This restriction means that every camera setting must be considered before you pull the trigger.

I love the workflow of film.  Its thoughtful nature is idiosyncratic.

[Image: My Beaulieu 5008 Super 8 camera]