Time to join the StreetPX crew for Film Week 2017, as we show our love for the wonderful world of analog photography. For the second year, we wanted to set up a week where we put aside the digital cameras and mobile phones, pick up an analog camera and bring light and emulsion back together again.
With contests, photo walks and a very exciting film centric show with Nick Mayo of Nick Exposed on YouTube AND a special guest co-host, Pete Rosos of Berkeley, CA.
Below is a run-down on all plans so far. Check back soon for updates.
Starting: Sept 12, 2017
Ending: October 19, 2017
Announcement: October 20, 2017 (EP #50)
With Film Week coming up and a great milestone ahead (Episode #50), we’re doubling down with TWO, count ’em, TWO contests… One for our daily film shooters and one for our digital audience.
1. SPX Social Share Contest
For the first, in light of our upcoming 50th Episode, we want to throw out some freebies and this one is as easy as they come. Simply share some StreetPX love. That’s it.
Signed Photographic Print
Three Ways to Enter
Use one or all of the following options to participate. Multiple submissions do not increase chances. Must complete task in full (Follow+Tweet, Like+Share).
• Twitter Users
Follow us on Twitter (@streetpx)
+ Copy and Tweet the following message:
Follow @streetpx and Retweet this message for a chance to win a signed photographic print.
Subscribe to our newsletter (Subscribe)
How to Win
A winner will be randomly selected and announced on Twitter and during Episode #50.
2. SPX Film Photo Contest
Time to send our favorite film to some lucky listeners. We want to see your film work, so share it with us for a chance to win some free film and a chat about your work on the show.
Prizes (up to 3)
Rolls of HP5+ or Tri-X
How to Enter
Join the StreetPX Lounge and share your favorite scanned film photo with the hashtag, “#FilmContest2017“.
How to Win
Photos will be looked over by hosts and past guests of StreetPX. A winner will be selected and announced on Twitter and during Episode #50.
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No purchase necessary
18 years of age or older
Please know, for all submissions received from outside the US, you will be responsible for any additional taxes, custom duties or additional shipping, in the event you win a prize.
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// Live Stream of StreetPX EP#48 (Film)
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 (~12PM PST)
Casper and special co-host Pete Rosos will be sitting down with the one, the only, Nick Mayo of YouTube’s Nick Exposed! Together we’re going to discuss and answer questions on all things Film… Shooting, developing, printing, the up-sides, the down-sides, etc… Whatever comes up… Jim may even pop in during his travels to the East Coast.
If you’re looking to see our ugly mugs and all the unpolished goodness, view our live stream directly on Periscope. Links will be shared on Twitter and Facebook prior to kick-off on Sept 20. We’ll be taking questions Live and answering them for you awesome folks in real-time.
We’d love for you to join us, however if you can’t make it, fear not. The episode will be available in the StreetPX main podcast feed on Friday, September 22, 2017.
// Film Photo Walks
Saturday, September 23, 2017
Grab a friend (or many), a film camera and hit the streets. It doesn’t matter where you are, just enjoy yourself and the wonderful world of analog photography.
Bay Area Photo Walk Info:
Meeting up at Glass Key Photo – Time TBD
Not in San Francisco?
That’s okay… Gather your friends and plan a walk in your own town. Then share your work in the StreetPX Lounge.
Don’t have a film camera?
Head over to your local thrift store… They usually have many for dirt cheap. Or, just grab a disposable on Amazon. Get them scanned and enter your favorite in the contest above.
Let’s Have a Great Film Week!