Develop / Scan Service - 16mm / Super 16 (100 ft rolls)

  • $80.00

FPP film develop / scan services for your 16mm or Super 16 film on 100 foot rolls. (If you are shooting 400 foot rolls, please contact Michael Raso as this order page is designed for 100 foot rolls -

Our handy drop down (choose resolution tab "add-to-cart" above) is based on each 100 foot roll of film you send for scanning.

With a robust assortment of 16mm film for sale, we have been asked by many of our customers to offer both processing and scanning services so that FPP can be your one-stop-shop!

We accept the following film for our processing/scan service. Note that this service is for one 100 foot roll of film. Our handy drop down (choose quantity tab "add-to-cart" above) is based on each 100 foot roll of film you send for developing / scanning.

  • Kodak Vision3 50D Color
  • Kodak Vision3 250D Color
  • Kodak Vision3 200T Color
  • Kodak Vision3  500T Color
  • Kodak EXR, Vision and Vison2 film
  • Kodak Ektachrome 100D Color
  • Kodak Plus-X BW
  • Kodak Double-X
  • Kodak Tri-X BW
  • Kodak 7363 High Contrast
  • Orwo un54
  • Orwo n74
  • FPP Cine 16 Double Perf Film
  • FPP Sonic 16mm Films
  • Vintage Kodachrome**

**Vintage Kodachrome developing ended in 2010. 8mm Kodachrome can only be developed as BW negative. Results are not guaranteed and not refundable due to the laborious process developing Kodachrome as BW negative. Please read Michael Raso's BLOG on old Kodachrome (includes a video which you can see modern results from develop/scanning).

Price includes:

  • Film Developing
  • Film Prep (once developed)
  • Film Cleaning (if needed)
  • Film scan - We can scan your film 16x9 Full Frame. By scanning full frame, you will be able to see all of the image on your film including the film sprockets (see picture below).
  • You choose resolution - Choose Output to HD (1920x1080), 2k (2048x1556) or 4k (4096x3112) resolution. Supply thumb drive or purchase FPP thumb drive here. (If you need a larger file, please contact Michael at the e-mail address above)

Note: Turnaround time is typically 4 - 6 weeks. Longer if we have high volume.

Above: 16x9 HD full frame scan including sprockets. Image: John Fedele and Mark O'Brien at the Obscura Community Darkroom in Newark, NJ / Keystone A-12 Criterion camera / Kodak Vision 800T

What to do:

  • Place order via this page (or contact Michael Raso direct with questions -
  • Send your film along with one USB thumb drive to The FPP. (A 128gb drive is recommended. If you don’t have a thumb drive, you can purchase one from The FPP here.) The shipping fee in your shopping cart is for the return of your materials. You are responsible for shipping your materials to The FPP.

Ship to via Postal Service:
Film Photography Project
attn: 16mm Develop / Scan Services
PO Box 264
Fair Lawn NJ 07410

If you are using UPS, FedEx or DHL please ship to our street address.
Film Photography Project
attn: 16mm Develop / Scan Services
20-10 Maple Ave., Bldg 35D
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

After you receive your movie file we recommend that you back-up your data immediately to additional hard drive. Please DO NOT throw away your film! Your film will outlast any data file.

Edit Your Movies! Edit your movie to add music, sound effects, voice over, etc. Most computers have included editing software like Windows Movie Maker or Mac i-movie. Again, remember to always back up your data to another drive for safe storage.

The Fine Print - When you submit your film assets to Film Photography Project (FPP) for scanning or handling of any kind you agree to the fullest extent of the law to  indemnify, defend, and hold harmless FPP, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers from and against all claims, losses, liabilities and damages of any kind, including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees, arising from or relating in any way to your use of our services, or any violation of these Terms, any law, or any rights of any third party, including when the active or passive negligence of  FPP is alleged or proven.

Shooter Error - Fact is, we see lots of film that has issues due to user error and malfunctioning vintage cameras. Under exposure, over exposure, jiggly frame lines due to bad film gate, blank film are just some issues. In this case we will e-mail you if we see an issue. If you decide not to move forward with scanning, we will offer you FPP store credit for the unused scanning portion of your payment.

The Lab - We would like you to be aware that we partner with one or more reputable outside labs for the processing portion of your package. For this portion of services, we only offer replacement of raw materials in case of transit loss or lab damage. If you are working on an important project, we recommend Production Insurance.

Sh*t Happens - Your media is very important to you, and we take every precaution to ensure the safety of your film while they are at our facility.  However, sometimes the unpredictable happens during shipping to and from our facility, or while a service is being provided.  Our commitment to you, is that if any item is lost or damaged by us while at our facility, we will replace it with an item of equivalent amount.  To ensure you are protected above and beyond our replacement of the raw materials, we strongly suggest you acquire insurance.  To ensure you are protected during the shipping of the items, please insure your packages. We can not replace the value of items that are lost in transit.

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