Since 2016, Luca Gruber is fascinated with analog photography and videography. Since then he learned all there is to know about different formats, cameras, filmstocks, processes and darkroom development.
The learning never stops as he continues to explore the analog world to better himself as a photographer and filmmaker.
Medium Format Film
Large Format Film
Motion Picture Film
Through his own experiments with Super8 Film and his internship at ARRI Rental, Luca Gruber has learned how to load and operate all the common film cameras still used in todays film industry. From Super8 to 16mm and 35mm, he knows how to safely handle the cameras and film to ensure a final product.
The magic of motion picture film is not lost in todays industry but few of the upcoming cinematographers know the workflow of the past.