Originally Posted by polyglot
Treat it like a chrome, especially if you're printing to RA4. It has huge contrast, so any scene with a lot of dynamic range (or big exposure errors) will result in blocked out regions.
Half a stop over doesn't really hurt but if you're scanning, you need to know how to correct the overexposure so that highlights aren't dead-looking.
yeah, Ektar to me is like "velvia in negative format"-I like it in most situations, but it's quite "wild" in character