Welcome to Field Notes: bite-sized film reviews covering the essential information you need to help make an informed decision when choosing a photographic film stock. This article covers Lomography’s LomoChrome Turquoise XR 100-400, a limited edition special colour effect film.
About Lomography LomoChrome Turquoise XR 100-400
LomoChrome Turquoise XR 100-400 is a regular colour negative film which gives fantastic results. Colour tones transform from one colour spectrum to the next, and in turn, create wild and wonderful outcomes! Let this colourful gallery inspire you to try out our limited-edition film!”
Lomography LomoChrome Turquoise XR 100-400 specifications
|Name||LomoChrome Turquoise XR 100-400|
|Exposure latitude||+/- 2 stops|
|Push processing||2 stops|
Lomography LomoChrome Turquoise XR 100-400 in use
Taken from the original review here on EMULSIVE:
Lomochrome Turquoise isn’t a film to everyone’s tastes but it is rather fun to play around with and it certainly has its creative applications.
Unlike Lomo’s previous new film – LomoChrome Purple XR 100-400 – LomoChrome Turquoise doesn’t really change a hell of a lot under different ISOs, or when shot with different filters on your lens. (This is based on the very bright sunlight in my test, your results may vary).
Like Lomography’s LomoChrome Purple, the shifts will deepen the closer you get to ISO400. Although they diminish a touch towards ISO100, they still dominate the results. I didn’t test this film down at ISO50 but I’d have to guess that it’ll shift to pastel blues and greens based on the ISO100 results. I’ll let you know in a future update. Ok, time to move on to the proper ISO and filter tests.
You can read much more about this film in the main LomoChrome Turquoise XR 100-400 review/experimentation guide.
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