Review: Ars Imago Lab Box (For the New Film Shooter)

The Ars Imago Lab Box is how the new film photographer can get into the analog world much easier.

When the Lab Box arrived in the mail, I’ll admit to being apprehensive about the contents of the anonymous mailing box. Having backed many Kickstarter projects over the years, I was well aware that the products can run the gamut from barely cobbled together homebrew items to well-polished products ready for any store’s shelves. Often you’re unlikely to know which you’ve backed until the product arrives months (or sometimes years) later. However, my initial wariness was thankfully unfounded. The packaging was not only polished and professional but had the air of a higher-end item.

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The Lab-Box Is Finally Set to Ship by December 2018 or January 2019

The Lab-Box by ars-imago will soon be on the way to printing and assembly in time for shipping by end of 2018 or early 2019.

After over a year of waiting, we finally have the latest news from ars-imago on the Lab-Box multi-format daylight loading film tank. If you’re among the backers of their Kickstarter campaign, you’ll be pleased to know that production will be in full swing, with shipping scheduled for December 2019 or January 2019. Those who missed the campaign can also still get one through their final pre-sale until October 31st.

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