ILFORD FP4 PLUS, like HP5 PLUS, it’s based on older emulsion technology and has “cubic grain”, as opposed. To “T-grain” found in Delta and. Ilford FP4 Plus is said to be unrivaled for high quality black and white photography as it is a true black and white film. But what exactly is a “true. FP is a cubic-grain black-and-white film from Ilford Photo with a long history. It originated as Fine grain Panchromatic roll film in Like HP film, it has gone through a number of versions since then, with the latest being FP4 plus (FP4+ for short).

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See any errors on this page? More so than most black and white films, your input in development will define the results, so play around and see ilforv works for you. It also reacts predicatably in a high contrast developer, for industrial or overcast situations. It makes a lot of sense! In Stock Update Location close. The above photo was shot with the Mamiya 6 and their 75mm f3. How do you define low and moderate agitation?

Ilford FP4 Plus 35mm and Here is a snapshot of what they experienced and a selection of their best images. In very low lighting, you still need to remember that Ilford FP4 Plus is a slow film.

Check it out with the rest of our black and white film selection. Thanks for your review. Ilford’s continued commitment to film photography makes them an organization on which it is well worth spending some money.

Thanks for the kind words. The South African photographer David Goldblatt is known for his lucid black and white photography of South African apartheid and its aftermath. Have some D96 for special applications and gladly moved away from D76 some time ago. Found it be extremely sharp and yet very forgiving during development.


Film review: ILFORD FP4 PLUS – 35mm, 120 format and sheet film

The most valuable advice I can give when developing this film is to control your temperature. I was in luck and was told that I should leave it with them for a day as it had to be hand developed for a couple of hours.

Fujifilm Acros if you still fl4 some is significantly sharper. I have been using DD-X 1: As with all black and white film, development is hugely important when trying to control, or manage grain. In addition to general photographic applications, FP4 Plus is also an ideal choice for copy iltord internegative work, as well as scientific, technical, and industrial photography.

FP4 PLUS can be processed in a wide range of different developers using spiral tanks, deep tanks and automatic processors. The film is always consistent and the negatives are flat and easy to handle.

Order in the next 0: For example, I can over-expose quite a bit to capture details in the dark ares, and then use a very dilute developer to preserve the details in the highlights. I thought, why not shoot a monochromatic roll?

Film review: ILFORD FP4 PLUS 35mm, format and sheet film

Ilford FP4 Plus accessories. Typically shoot at ISO I personally am more of a fan of films with deeper blacks and shadows. Her inspiring story,however, is not her claim to fame — it’s the quality of her work.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. That’s what photographer Neto Macedo likes to do with his photography, but only in the analogue grind. But for landscape photographers, I think Ilford FP4 Plus is the perfect f;4 and white film for you to approach any project you tackle. It’s great for outdoors and not-so-bright lite, and if used with fast glass it’s an all-around type of film. Update Unrecognized Zip Code.

Take action and help drive an open, collaborative community: Ilforx am planning to shoot at night later on this week, so I will try it. It has a habit of blowing out the grain in my experience. Will I use it again? More importantly, for people who do not care about grain size, this film has a wonderful tonal range, and that is its main selling point in my opinion.


This excellent review has convinced me to load up the M2 and head out into wilderness of Greater Manchester. Luckily, the one place in Johannesburg that develops is far but manageable from where I live.

Rated 5 out of 5 by Adam Z. Photographer Ben Larsen ordered a bunch of photography-related items on eBay, one of these is an old black and white 35mm film which he developed home and the results were surprising — photographs taken in South Korea about half a decade later.

Of course, a photographer could go ahead and develop with Rodinal if they want. When in doubt, FP4.

And it makes perfectly beautiful images, shot at ASAand developed in Diafine. There will be more from this roll, as well as other tests at EIand in the very near future.

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With Rodinal I prefer stand development or initial agitation and then either every 3 minutes or once at the half-way mark.

This item is one exposure roll of 35mm film in a DX-coded cassette.

We talked to her about the joys of instant photography and what the future might hold. Ilford FP4 Ilcord is a film that has a really nice rendering to it in certain situations.

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Once I finished the roll I wandered down to my photo lab, only to be told that they could not develop it, as it was a true black and ikford film. Build a photography website in …what you need to…. Thanks a lot for this review — it is great finding stuff like this.