Category: Kodak

Apr 1, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Ektachrome E100 by Romain Valère

I consider myself as rather a newcomer in film photography (and in photography in general), having shot more or less regularly for year and a half. During this time, I fell down almost every rabbit hole possible (« oh hello

Mar 29, 2020
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On Film Only Weekly Talents #KodakPortra400

Today is the first edition of a new Weekly Talent series. The idea is to give a second life to those Instagram images that caught my attention throughout the week and quickly disappeared into the Instagram abyssal black hole.

Mar 6, 2020
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We Shot a Roll of Portra 160 by Thomas App & Marion Gandois

https://youtu.be/V5cErCu12Kk Thomas: We met on Twitter somewhere between a hashtag #shootfilm and a mutual subscriber. I started my youtube channel a few years ago and I began to invite other film photographers to share

Mar 2, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak T-Max P3200 400 by Johnjoe Nugent

The majestic beauty of abandoned places, A.K.A. Urbex, is an exciting hobby and sometimes dangerous, trying to get or sneak into old factories, hiding from the police and security and looking for hidden gems, like this one, a

Feb 11, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Tri-X 400 on Pentax 6×7 by Thomas Domise

I will spent the winter near the small city of Nyons in the Drôme Provençale in France.I would like to walk in the streets, talk to people and take their portraits. This would be a first for me! - Thomas Domise -

Feb 6, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Portra 160 by Esmeralda Holman

"I want to portrait a very good fine art photographer, in her own home, kitchen and bed. She is sick and on good days she can photograph for an hour. I want to document her days. Her ups and downs. Her anger and frustration when

Feb 3, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Portra 400 by Angela Blumen

A small glimpse into the female creative field of Copenhagen. I chose to shoot with Kodak Portra 400 as it works well for portraits and under difficult lighting conditions. Since the photos were taken at very different pla

Jan 24, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Portra 400 On Canon AE-1 by Patrick Dreuning

I am Patrick Dreuning, I live in the Netherlands and I am based in Maastricht the most southern city of the country, close to Germany and Belgium. But I grew up in a town nearby Rotterdam. I consider myself as a true stre

Jan 22, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Portra 800 on Mamiya RB67 by Bas Schurink

My name is Bas Schurink. I am an ICT specialist and I am living in The Netherlands. I’ve seen on Instagram the On Film Only Project which I would loved to participate. So I’ve signed up for a Roll of Kodak Portra 800.

Jan 14, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Portra 160 on the Contax S2

After lurking on the Contax S2 for a while, I finally got myself one as 33rd birthday present back in November. There's been a lot of debate in my head on which version should I get - the S2 with its spot meter or the S2b wit

Jan 10, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Portra on Nikonos V 400 by Víctor Seguí

To Be At The Right Time At The Right Place  When we ever heard about surfing, some amazing images come to our mind of skilled surfers from California, Hawaii, Australia or Indonesia riding impressive waves. Perfect co

Jan 9, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak T-MAX 100 on Canon A1 by Marie Lagabbe

Trying a new kind of film is one of my favourite things. I usually use the same rolls over and over again when a discover a new cheap emulsion that suits me, but I’m always really happy about the getting chance to discover

Jan 8, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak TX400 on Rolleicord V by Andrea Bianchi

Thanks to the amazing work of On Film Only, the generosity of Kodak and Nation Photo lab, I got the chance to try for the first time a roll of Kodak Tri-X 400. Before shoting, I already knew that people praised this film for

Jan 2, 2020
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Portra 400 on Yashica Mat-124 by Vytautas Ambrazas

Since majority of my photography is done on black & white film, I’ve decided to try something different and gave a shot to the opportunity presented, for a roll of Kodak Portra 400 120 film. From the beginning, I wanted

Dec 17, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak T-Max 400 on Nikon FE by Virginie Aubert

When I first saw this not so usual giveaway opportunity on Instagram, my first thought was: ok that’s awesome, but I don’t have any interesting project that will potentially step out of the mass. Then I put some more thou

Dec 16, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Ektachrome E100 on Nikon F100 by Jeff Hammond

I shot a roll of Ektachrome E100 that Vincent (On Film Only) was generous enough to send. It was my first time shooting slide film, and the research I did indicated that the consensus on shooting slide is due to limited latitude,

Dec 10, 2019
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Launching of Kodak EKTACHROME E100 in 120 & 4×5

Two years after the initial rebirth, Kodak has just dropped the bomb and officially released Ektachrome E100 in 120 and 4x5 sheets. Here's a copy of their press release: INTRODUCING EKTACHROME E100 120! ROCHESTER, N

Dec 9, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Portra 800 by Or Sachs

My name is Or Sachs, I am a 33 year old teacher who lives in Israel. For years now I have been drawn to the fringes of different scenes. I have found myself coming back to the punk and metal music scene of my youth. I f

Dec 2, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Portra 800 by Holly Ferris

I recently started my film journey again after a long, 12 year break. I started my career shooting film (35mm) but then as times changed I went digital with the rest of the world. In October, I purchased my first medium forma

Nov 29, 2019
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Kodak Price Increase Coming on ALL FILMS

Time to stock-up your favorite Kodak film before the price increase coming on January 1st 2020 ! Kodak Alaris has just announced to its distributors that all films, consumers and professional range, will endure a significa

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Nov 25, 2019
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Yerevan, Armenia on a Zenit 122 and Zorki 4K By Robert L Weitzner

When I first had the chance to visit Armenia and it’s capital Yerevan, I had no idea the impact this city, one of the oldest in the world, would have on the rest of my life. My plan was to stay only three days, absorbing

Nov 18, 2019
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Pushing Kodak T-MAX 400 to 1600 ISO

Back in 2018, on a rainy day off while travelling across Portugal, we stayed for a while in a little town nearby Lisbon. On that day we were looking for some sort of indoor activity to spend some time and figured that visitin

Nov 4, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Gold 200 by Joshua Kenneth Oliver

I read an article on this blog recently, it was by Sroyon Mukherjee and he compared the different types of film shooters to Isaiah Berlin’s description of the two ways he feels people relate to the world: Some as a fox whom

Oct 29, 2019
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Your Next Kodak Film is on the House

What if I told you that your next Kodak roll is on us?? When I started the "I Shot a Roll of..." series a few months ago, I never thought it would lead me to this opportunity of supporting fellow film photographers. The i

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Jun 1, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Ektar 100 by Sroyon Mukherjee

“The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing.” This fragment is attributed to the ancient Greek poet Archilochus, but I first encountered it in an essay by Isaiah Berlin. Berlin argues that wri

May 15, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Pro Image 100

Back in December last year, Kodak kindly sent me a few rolls of Pro Image 100. While most of them went your way during the Christmas giveaway week I ran on Instagram, a few rolls stayed with me to finally try out this new fil

May 9, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak T-Max 400 by Robert Chestnut

My name is Robert Chestnut, I am an artist, teacher, and photographer. I live on Ocracoke Island North Carolina. My interest in photography started when I purchased a Minolta SRT101 from a thrift store back in 1998. In college ba

May 1, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Ektachrome E100 by Christian Paul

Hey!  My name is Christian, and I am an amateur/hobbyist landscape photographer.  I've somewhat gotten into film, and shoot it frequently as of late.  I am no expert on film by any means, yet I feel like I've exper

Apr 16, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak ColorPlus 200 by Do Thanh Dat

I just started shooting film so I’ll give a short review of Kodak ColorPlus 200 from the perspective of a new member of the film community. As a new film photographer, here are the TOP 3 reasons that made me choose Colo

Apr 13, 2019
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How To Shoot Kodak Aerochrome Infrared Film

Today we’re shooting Kodak Aerochrome! It's not every day that I get the opportunity to shoot such a special film so let's give a proper introduction and see how it should be handled. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLJO

Apr 7, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak T-Max 400 by 2FilmShooters

Kodak TMax 400 is one of my favorites black and white films. Itʼs beautiful and versatile. It responds to pushing well (for me 1600 is the limit). TMAX 400 scans well, and its fine grain makes it easy to sharpen the images wh

Mar 29, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak TX400 by Florian Tourneux

A few years ago I went to Roma a bit before Easter. In my bag I chose to carry not only my old DSLR but something much older: my Hasselblad 500 C/M and a CF 50 Distagon F/4 FLE. Walking the most of the time, from a church to

Mar 29, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Portra 400 by Florian Tourneux

Quidam is a personal project on wich I'm working on about the Holocaust during World War II. Not finished yet, the title isn't fixed but I liked this word suggested by Amélien Ledouppe my photographer friend. The idea behind

Mar 26, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Portra 800 by Karol Malecki

Kodak Portra 800 is Very versatile film. I  use it as portrait film in low light but also in daylight without too grainy effect. Its very sharp and produce nice skin tone.  Sometimes photographers are afraid of high-

Mar 26, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Portra 400NC by Karol Malecki

Kodak Portra 400 NC was my first roll ever on a Mamiya RZ67 Pro II, after that I’m in love with film photography. Daylight balanced film that forgiving and its fantastic for scanning .  There was’t a single scan that

Mar 6, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak Gold 200 by Renars Matvejs

Kodak Gold is the second of two cheap Kodak film stocks only available in 35mm rolls. Very similar in performance to the ColorPlus 200 film and with an unnoticeable difference in most situations. This film is medium speed of 200

Mar 6, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak ColorPlus 200 by Renars Matvejs

Kodak ColorPlus 200 being one of the cheapest film options as of right now is also the one I have used most. Being medium speed of iso 200 it's a great general use film, that works well in bright sunlight and well lit indoor situ

Mar 6, 2019
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak TX400 by Renars Matvejs

Kodak TX400 is one of THE MOST well known Kodak B&W films, made for high contrast and low, well managed grain at a high speed of 400 iso. Particularly great for portraits because of the hight contrast and well suited for stre

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Nov 3, 2018
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See Through the Mamiya 7 with 65mm Lens

The Mamiya 7 is probably one of the most wanted medium format and I'm sure that lots of you are curious about how it feels like to shoot with this wonderful rangefinder. For those of you who aren't familiar with this camera yet,

Mar 22, 2018
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Film Review: Expired Kodak Ektachrome 400 on Contax TVS

During my last trip to Finland, the guys from Kameratori gave me a few rolls of expired film that was taking space in their fridge since forever and a few of them were the famous Kodak Ektachrome. After many failed attempts,

Feb 23, 2018
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Kodak Professional T-MAX P3200 is BACK!

After a week of teasing Kodak has surprised everyone by bringing back their Kodak Professional T-MAX P3200. Back in 2012 they have decided to discontinue this film but 6 years later we are going to get some fresh stock of

Feb 9, 2018
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Portra 400: I Was Doing It Wrong

For this new episode, I went for a hike and explored the Cinque Terre with a Rolleiflex and two rolls of Kodak Portra: 160 and 400. The idea was to do to some sort of comparison between those two with the secret hope of finally h

Jan 15, 2018
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Pushing Kodak Tri-X 400 to 6400

Today we are developing a roll of Kodak TX400 shot at 6400 ISO. I've been wanting to try this little experience for a while now. Some films are known for handling push processing very well and Kodak TX400 is one of them. Lots

Sep 20, 2017
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I Shot a Roll of Kodak TX400 Film on the Xpan

Following my previous post where I took you with me to shoot a roll of expired Kodak Gold 200 in Nice, this time we’ll continue our exploration of the city with a roll of Kodak TX 400. I’ll be taking you through the small

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Sep 14, 2017
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I Shot a Roll of Expired Kodak Gold 200 on Xpan

I left Ireland one month ago to return for a while in my hometown: Nice. This was the opportunity for me to enjoy the end of summer in the south France and try out another expired roll that Sina Farhat kindly sent to me. Toda

Jul 19, 2017
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I Shot a Roll of Expired Kodak Portra 160 on Xpan

Today I'm taking you with me to shoot a roll of Kodak Portra 160 that expired in 2007. I got it from Sina Farhat who kindly sent me a few expired rolls some time ago. He's a film freak too and if you've been following the blog, c

Dec 29, 2016
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Film Review: Kodak Ektar 100 by Night

This may sounds like a stupid idea but I had no other choice to shoot with Kodak Ektar 100 by night. I was in London for a weekend and like often there, it was raining cats and dogs so my Leica M6 stayed in my camera bag with few

Aug 14, 2016
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Film Review : KODAK T-MAX 100 vs TX400 – 120

I recently did a portrait session with the amazing Scarlett Minx and tried two types of black and white films : KODAK T-MAX 100 and KODAK TRI-X 400. The idea was to compare the grain and contrast of those films under similar

Jul 25, 2016
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Film Review : Kodak Portra 400 – 120

Let’s talk about a legendary film : Kodak Portra 400. If like me you’re interested in shooting color film then you’ve probably came across this very popular film. I've seen many photographers making such great pictures s