Nothing makes us happier than listening to a couple of cool new analog movie inventory coming to market. And whereas No Shade Studio‘s No.5 movie is not really new – the emulsion was produced by Kodak within the Eighties and supposed to be used with specialised archiving machines – it is most likely new to the typical analog geek. No Shade Studio is basically respiration new life right into a long-forgotten/ignored inventory.
Because the identify suggests, it is a super-slow ISO 5 movie and guarantees to supply a punchy, excessive distinction B&W look, with little or no seen grain. We think about it might be an ideal alternative for panorama work, or just about any atmosphere through which you would possibly use a tripod. And higher but, the emulsion is orthochromatic and could be developed and dealt with beneath a crimson safelight.
No Shade Studio, which relies in Lithuania, is simply transport rolls to Europe proper now, and there is no phrase but on North American distribution. Priced at ~$6.50 a roll, it is inexpensive sufficient to experiment with, assuming you may get your arms on some.
Our friends over at Kosmo Foto have a bit extra data on the brand new emulsion; click on the hyperlink under to learn on and examine some samples.
About Movie Fridays: We lately launched an analog discussion board and in a unbroken effort to advertise the enjoyable of the medium, we’ll be sharing film-related content material on Fridays, together with articles from our buddies at 35mmc and KosmoFoto.