Lovely Film Lab was established in 2018 by Kelsey Hopkins, a film photographer and long standing member of the analog industry, professionally processing film for the Sydney region.

Working closely with the amazing creatives of the Wollongong area and hearing the struggles of locals having to travel to Sydney, Kelsey began collaborated with Duzi Cuatro Film Lab.

Towards the end of the year the Lab began the transition in ownership and from Duzi Cuatro Film Lab to Lovely Film Lab.