Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/01/07

[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]

Subject: Re: [Leica] Neopan 1600 WAS Re: Kodak TMZ
From: Johnny Deadman <>
Date: Sun, 07 Jan 2001 10:18:16 -0500

on 7/1/01 9:17 am, Mark Rabiner at wrote:

> It's a lot cheaper for one.
> I do a thing where i run TMZ in Rodinal for a mezzo grain effect which looks
> incredibly sharp.
> When i do this with the Neopan it several times less grainy, not a grain
> effect
> at all.
> I'd assume from this that Neopan is less grainy but in Xtol i don't know.
> Neopan i don't think is a tab grain film. But an old fashioned film.
> I just got a ten pack of it though.

I have some examples of Neopan 1600 in Xtol at:

This combo allows you to use a TE 90/2.8 as if it were a Summilux 90...
fantastic for available darkness stuff like this.

- -- 
Johnny Deadman