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Subject: [Leica] Fuji Neopan Acros 100?
From: bdcolen at (B. D. Colen)
Date: Fri Apr 1 08:03:03 2005

It's a very fine grained silver film.

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of
Daniel Ridings
Sent: Friday, April 01, 2005 3:00 AM
To: Leica Users Group
Subject: Re: [Leica] Fuji Neopan Acros 100?

Isn't BW400CN a C-41 film? I seem to recall people feeling that those 
films (color neg) actually do quite will if you rate them lower. Less 
grain, still get good tones.

Why not just rate BW400CN at 200 instead of 400?


B. D. Colen wrote:
> If 100 iso is high enough, Ken, go for it - but expect a smoother, 
> less contrasty look than Tri-X...
> -----Original Message-----
> From:
> [] On Behalf 
> Of Kenneth Frazier
> Sent: Wednesday, March 30, 2005 11:34 PM
> To: Leica Users Group
> Subject: RE: [Leica] Fuji Neopan Acros 100?
> (B. D. Colen) wrote:
>>When shooting film it was my
>>standard film for bright sunlight. Standard processing, and I scanned
>>it. No problems scanning. I liked it. Very fine grain. Nice tonality.
> Thanks, B. D.
> My reason for asking, I neglected to mention, is that Monday and 
> Tuesday I'm shooting outside and will be able to use a slower speed 
> film....slower than my usual BW400CN.
> Ken
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