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About ORWO processing

Having processed some of the B&W ORWO stock that’s available at the moment I was wondering about how the stocks would handle neg processing. What difference might there be. After some research I found this guy in the US who … Continue reading

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First Look at 16mm & 8mm B&W Reversal

10 months since I began, I’ve finally developed my first motion picture! The 16mm was ORWO and the 8mm was Tri-X. I processed them both as reversal in the LOMO tank using home mixed Tri-X formula . I’m pretty happy for … Continue reading

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C41 Success….5th time lucky!

I was beginning to wonder whether there was something wrong with my test shot so I did a quick develop in B&W chems and came up with a good images. Then I remixed my Developer and Bleach from scratch and … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting my C-41

The ever helpful APUG forum has suggested a few things that I should try. Firstly it seems I need to up the sodium thiosulphate content in my Fixer and I need better scales it would seem. Other things to check … Continue reading

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C-41 First Tests: A spectacular failure

So, I’ve done 2 tests now. The first: I blew a whole roll. The neg was completely blank. The 2nd I took a test roll, all the same shot and cut the neg into strips with a view to doing … Continue reading

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C-41 Final Recipe

I’ve done so much sniffing around for C-41 recipes that I can’t quite remember where this one comes from. I’ll endeavor to find the source…. UPDATE: Developer recipe thanks to Stefan in Germany (stefan4u from APUG) Original thread here. Thanks … Continue reading

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Mixing solids with liquids to make a percentage solution.

On a number of occassions I’ve needed to make a percentage solution. The following post on the APUG forum explains how to this: http://www.apug.org/forums/archive/index.php/t-91801.html

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