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#1 James Ballard

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Posted 09 November 2013 - 03:25 AM

Hey gang,

 

I've got a roll of 500t Kodak 16mm that says to rate at 500 in tungsten light and at 320 in daylight. Is this just calculating for light loss with an 85 filter for me?

 

I've also got some Fuji Eterna 500t that doesn't say this on the tin. What's the dealio?

 

Cheers!

 

James

 

 


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#2 John Holland

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Posted 09 November 2013 - 07:26 AM

Yep 2/3 stop with 85 , same with the Fuji 500T.


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Posted 09 November 2013 - 08:35 AM

Cheers for that. Seems odd that Kodak would put that on there. Presumably a DP knows that an 85 filter is going to cut light. 


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Posted 09 November 2013 - 10:14 AM

That's just the way Kodak rolls. 

 

 

 

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#5 David Cunningham

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Posted 09 November 2013 - 12:37 PM

Yeah, Kodak is just being nice enough to alert you that in daylight (5500K) you should use an 85 filter which results in 320 meter reading.


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