Quote Originally Posted by Bruce (Camclicker)
I'm strongly considering the move to LF from 35mm. I'm curious as to what ASA film speeds are being used with 4X5 cameras. My 35mm film (Ilford Pan F+, ASA 50) is shot at 32 or 40 EI and I can't imagine shooting that slow a film out of doors at f-32 and slower. Besides, it doesn't come in 4X5.
As Ole says, film speed isnít really an issue unless you plan to do handheld available light stuff; but that will only make your arms ache! Ilford FP4+ rated at 100 EI is my current choice although I may change to Delta 100 when next I restock.