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An on-the-cheap private investigation into European BW films: ORWO or Kentmere to be or not to be?

An on-the-cheap private investigation into European BW films: ORWO or Kentmere, to be or not to be?

The whole idea behind this article started as I was looking into finding a “daily” use black and white film, on the cheap, so that …

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My Hasselblad 500CM and 50mm f/4 Distagon CF FLE - Tim Stephens

5 Frames… Of ~30 years expired ORWO NP22 (EI 80 / 120 Format / Hasselblad 500CM) – by Tim Stephens

Sometimes technical perfection counts less than the artistic adventure of trying new things, and I recently decided to join the growing number of photogs shooting …

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Cover: Film review- ORWO N 74plus ISO 400 black and white negative film

Film review: ORWO N 74plus ISO 400 black and white negative film

Disclaimer: Unlike most film reviews that have comparison shots of the same subject, taken under different settings and exposure values, this review will feature a set of photos that show the film’s capability to perform under different lighting conditions.

Ignominious defeat - Shot on ORWO N74 plus at EI 400. Black and white negative film in 35mm format.

Photography: Ignominious defeat – Shot on ORWO N74 plus at EI 400 (35mm format)

Ignominious defeat

Shot on ORWO N74 plus at EI 400
Black and white negative film in 35mm format

 

Development notes
Rodinal: 1+100, 21°C/70°F, 60:00 (N)
No presoak, 1-minute initial agitation, 3 inversions/ 30 minutes, normal stop/fix/rinse

 

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