Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/04/28

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Subject: Re: [Leica] 3200 suggestion
From: Henry Ambrose <>
Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2000 08:22:33 +0100

>I use Tmax or delta3200 for theatre shots. I used to expose at 3200 and
>develop at 3200. But the negs are so thin! after getting the 75 1.4, I
>exposed at 1600 and developed for 3200. They are still thin!
>>When you guys say you shoot TMAX 3200 at 1600, 1200, etc., do you also
>>process at those speeds?   I find this terminology confusing because some
>>shoot at those speeds but process normally. Thanks for your help.
I like Ilford 3200 more than Kodak. Lots more.
Try it at 1600 and maybe about 30 sec to 1 minute more dev time than they 
Ilford DDX is what I've used.

Even better (and 1 stop slower) is Delta 400 at 800 and DDX at 
recommended time.

Henry Ambrose