Quote Originally Posted by f/16 View Post
I'm thinking of trying a roll soon. Does it have to be loaded in total darkness? Which filters give the strongest IR effect? Which ISO is best to shoot it? Do many local labs process it? Will some cameras fog it?
1: No, load normally.
2: I've had good results with a Hoya 25A red.
3: I had good results exposing at EI 50 (+ 2 stops).
4: Yes, as long as they develop standard B&W film (not c-41).
5: Not unless there's a light leak that will fog ordinary film.

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kevs