35mm BW Film - FPP LOW ISO BLACK & WHITE (1 Roll)
Kodak LOW ISO bw 35mm film
Fine Grain 35mm Black & White Film!
One Roll / iso 6 / 24 exposures / Process: BW
When using in your 35mm camera this film will produce a film negative and produce very fine grain. This blue-sensitive* black-and-white film has very high resolution and incorporates a yellow dye, which is removed during processing, to provide very high sharpness.
* Blue Sensitive films need to be shot in daylight or using a flash/strobe. Avoid using a yellow filter or shooting in tungsten (indoor) light.
above shot: Canon EOS 10s camera / Tokina 11 - 16mm f2.8 EF lens / 1/10th sec - f2.8 / Home-processed in Kodak Technidol
Home Developing - The recommended developer is FPP D96 (7 minutes at 68 degrees F).
Kodak Xtol develop 1:9 - 10.5 minutes at 68 degrees F
Kodak Xtol - 1:1 - 6 minutes at 68 degrees F
This film can also be developed Standard BW like Kodak D76, HC-110 but are uncharted at this time. This film can also be commercially processed by The Darkroom and other commercial labs that process black and white film.
How do I meter for asa 6? You must dial the asa manually into your camera or use a hand-held meter. Note that you can download the Light Meter App for your phone.
Use your camera's Internal Light Meter. If you camera can't be set to asa 6, you can dial in asa 25 and open up your lens by two f-stops.
Keep your film Light Tight! This film stock is subject to "light piping" when exposed to room light. Please load in dim light and store in a dark camera bag before and after shooting. If storing your film in fridge, freezer or home shelf, store in a light tight bag as well. What is light piping? Read our blog by Leslie Lazenby. Film Washi is an experimental film. Your results are not guaranteed.
above shot by Leslie Lazenby Fine Grain 2366 shot at asa 12 with Nikon FE2, Nikkor 50 mm 1/4 Processed in Kodak Xtol, 1:1, 68 degrees, 10 minutes, 5/5.