80’s Themed Film Photography Walk

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CameraMall

518 E Washington

Ann Arbor, MI

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Film Photography walk with Jared + Jeff of CameraMall! Event includes ONE FREE Development and 25% off used film gear specials

About this Event

Strap on your fanny packs and pull out your leg warmers because CameraMall is hosting a Film Photography Walk, and you guessed it, it's 80's themed! We appreciate our analog customers and want to give film shooters a chance to get together and talk about their favorite film, emulsions, and cameras. In addition to a photo walk this is also a costume contest, best 1980's costume wins a film gift bag! (Prize listed below - valued at $40.)

WHY SHOULD I COME?

NETWORKING.

This event will provide the opportunity to get help picking out gear. It will also give you the chance to talk to other film shooter of all levels and ask Jared and Jeff questions to expand your knowledge on film photography!

CHECK OUT OUR USED GEAR!

Do you currently own a film camera? Are you interested in purchasing your first film camera or hunting down a camera or lens? We have a great selection of film camera, lenses, and accessories in our Used Department to help make all of your analog dreams come true! We are offering 25% off used analog lenses and cameras for attendees (This promotion is good for participants October 1-October 5).We also stock film and darkroom supplies in store.

LEARN ABOUT NEW FORMATS.

Jared and Jeff will both be on the walk to help with all your film needs, bringing along their favorite cameras to use in the field. Jeff will be focusing on 135 or 35mm film cameras and Jared will be focusing on medium format or 120 cameras. You are not restricted to only 135/35mm and medium format/120 just understand your are responsible for your own gear and keeping up with the group if you decide to shoot large format.

LEARN TO SHOOT FILM.

Jared and Jeff will be going over the basics of film photography, discussing techniques and strategies to help increase your chances of getting a great shot. Then, you can take those principles and put them immediately into action -- Jared and Jeff will be on hand to answer any questions!

EVENT SPECIALS.

Film Photography has been increasing more in popularity over the past few years. You will receive a voucher for one FREE Film Development and your choice of Prints, CD, or Flash Drive from CameraMall. This is only good for C-41 process/35mm film -- Color Negative and chromogenic black and white (I.E. Ilford XP-2). We are also offering 25% off used analog lenses and cameras for attendees (This promotion is good for participants October 1-October 5). Please show up at least 30 minutes prior to the event if you would like to purchase any equipment for the walk.

*YOU MUST BE PRESENT AT THE EVENT TO RECEIVE VOUCHER.

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?

YOUR FILM CAMERA AND LENS(ES) OR DISPOSABLE CAMERA

Bring a film camera and (if possible) a extra lens or two. We are going to be walking a little over a mile so be sure that you are able to carry all the gear you are bringing. Make sure your batteries close to new and that it is working condition before the walk. If you want to bring a digital camera in addition to your film camera you are more than welcome to, but remember this is a film walk.

AT LEAST 2 ROLLS OF FILM

We recommend a minimum of 2 rolls of film for the walk. Be sure the ISO of the film you select is appropriate for the time of day, and amount of natural light available. For this walk we recommend films between 200 and 800 ISO. If you want to bring a tripod to take photos of the changing leaves with a lower ISO such as 100, feel free.

YOUR BEST 80'S ATTIRE

For this event we will be having a competition for the best 1980's outfit. Our staff will select one winner who will receive a gift basket film for the best outfit!

Prize ($40 value)

Film gift bag includes 7 rolls of film. Superia X-Tra 400

Bubble Film Moonstruck

Lomography 100

Lomography 200

Kodak 200

ProImage 100

THE LOCATION

This class takes place in beautiful Downtown Ann Arbor, Michigan. We will be LEAVING from CameraMall (518 E. Washington) at 6:00 and walking to the Nichols Arboretum. If you would like to purchase film or look over our selection of used gear please arrive no later than 5:30PM.

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CameraMall

518 E Washington

Ann Arbor, MI

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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