Switch to English Language Passer en langue française Omschakelen naar Nederlandse Taal Wechseln Sie zu deutschen Sprache Passa alla lingua italiana
Members: 75,237   Posts: 1,660,002   Online: 923
      
Page 29 of 31 FirstFirst ... 19232425262728293031 LastLast
Results 281 to 290 of 308
  1. #281
    Ken Nadvornick's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Location
    Monroe, WA, USA
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    4,256
    Images
    48
    Quote Originally Posted by wblynch View Post
    Well I guess we ave all determined by now that Ilford won't be making color Film !
    Not today. Not tomorrow. And not next week.

    Only time will tell...



    Ken
    "When making a portrait, my approach is quite the same as when I am portraying a rock. I do not wish to impose my personality upon the sitter, but, keeping myself open to receive reactions from his own special ego, record this with nothing added: except of course when I am working professionally, when money enters in,—then for a price, I become a liar..."

    — Edward Weston, Daybooks, Vol. II, February 2, 1932

  2. #282
    AgX
    AgX is offline

    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Location
    Germany
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    9,861
    Quote Originally Posted by MartinP View Post
    I wonder if anyone has come up with some sort of thin-film photovoltaics that are made by multi layer deposits on polyester ??? (ie. Harman could have a nice little earner there).
    Many photo-chemical manufactures are in some way busy with active electrical coatings on Polyester base. Kodak actually aimed at going into production of flexible solar cells.

  3. #283
    Photo Engineer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Rochester, NY
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    24,460
    Images
    65
    Anyone have a TARDIS? You could zip back 10 years or so and get your Kodachrome film processed. Hey, you could even get sheet film and get it processed. And your favorite "deceased" lines of film would still be around.

    PE

  4. #284
    lxdude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Redlands, So. Calif.
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    6,857
    Quote Originally Posted by lxdude View Post

    The total amount of California's electricity that wind produces for all those thousands of acres of land, all that visual blight, all those bird deaths, all the 30+ years of heavy subsidies just to get it to the point of something close to competitive? 1.5% That's right. One and a half percent. Less than one terawatt.
    I need to correct this typo. Should say: Less than one terawatt is produced by the San Gorgonio Pass wind farms. About 5.5 terawatts are produced throughout the state.
    I do use a digital device in my photographic pursuits when necessary.
    When someone rags on me for using film, I use a middle digit, upraised.

  5. #285

    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Shooter
    35mm
    Posts
    1,223
    Quote Originally Posted by AgX View Post
    Many photo-chemical manufactures are in some way busy with active electrical coatings on Polyester base. Kodak actually aimed at going into production of flexible solar cells.
    I know

  6. #286

    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Shooter
    35mm
    Posts
    1,223
    Quote Originally Posted by Photo Engineer View Post
    Anyone have a TARDIS? You could zip back 10 years or so and get your Kodachrome film processed. Hey, you could even get sheet film and get it processed. And your favorite "deceased" lines of film would still be around.
    I think the practical applications of a time-machine may be larger than that of a Kodachrome processing machine. What sort of colour-couplers would we need for the tardis though?

  7. #287

    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Allentown PA area
    Shooter
    35mm
    Posts
    383
    Quote Originally Posted by Photo Engineer View Post
    Anyone have a TARDIS? You could zip back 10 years or so and get your Kodachrome film processed. Hey, you could even get sheet film and get it processed. And your favorite "deceased" lines of film would still be around.

    PE
    It might be easier to just build a replicator machine ala Star Trek. Then we can order the machine to replicate any film/emulsion we want and the chemicals to process it.

  8. #288
    Photo Engineer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Rochester, NY
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    24,460
    Images
    65
    Yeah, a time machine would be useful. But, we would only need to form a blue color for a TARDIS. One good thing here!

    PE

  9. #289

    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    US
    Shooter
    Large Format
    Posts
    2,060
    When this thread reaches 300 posts, will the moderators close it? I really don't think Ilford is interested in making color film. Just a gut feeling, mind you.

  10. #290
    erikg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Location
    pawtucket rhode island usa
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    1,460
    Is Ilford working on a time machine? They've already done color film after all. Wait, photography is a time machine. Done and done.



 

APUG PARTNERS EQUALLY FUNDING OUR COMMUNITY:



Contact Us  |  Support Us!  |  Advertise  |  Site Terms  |  Archive  —   Search  |  Mobile Device Access  |  RSS  |  Facebook  |  Linkedin