Pull Processing High Speed Film

Discussion in 'B&W: Film, Paper, Chemistry' started by dancqu, Sep 18, 2005.

  1. dancqu

    dancqu Member

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    I'd like an honest EI of 400, fine grain and sharp pictures.
    Would I be better off pulling a 1600 or 3200 speed film or
    push a 400 to 400? Dan
     
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    Use Delta 400, which is a true 400 speed film in most general purpose developers. Also, many 400 speed films give 400 speed in Microphen with normal gamma.
     
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    Ryuji is (of course) right, I just want to add that "suggested EI 3200" films have a measured true speed of 800-1000 ISO in standard developers. So, you won't need to do a lot of "pulling"... Anyway, if I wanted a 400 ISO film with fine grain and the rest, I'd try the Delta.