[Darkroom] who wants to do some E-6?

Jas Strong jasmine at heroicrobot.com
Sun Aug 7 23:05:24 PDT 2011


Okay so I'm back from Hawaii and I have (a) a tan and (b) eight rolls of E-6 that need processing.

Is this still happening?  Who wants to have a super happy E-6 developfest?  I can bring my tub & controller.

-J.

On 8 Jul 2011, at 11:33, Kelly wrote:

> Good! I have received the jugs but not the temp controller. The time is soon.
> 
> Be shooting slide film, people!
> 
> Kelly
> 
> On Jul 8, 2011 12:14 AM, "Joshua T. Cobos" <academicdecathlon at gmail.com> wrote:
> > i'm going on a trip this weekend, i'll have some rolls when I get back.
> > 
> > 
> > On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 10:18 AM, Kelly <hurtstotouchfire at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 
> >> Hey kiddos.
> >>
> >> We have our $100 raised (Rubin mostly) so I'm ordering the gear.
> >>
> >> If you have slide film you'd like to develop, add yourself to the queue
> >> here:
> >> https://www.noisebridge.net/wiki/Darkroom/Color_development_donations
> >>
> >> When we have enough people who want to develop, we will mix up some E6
> >> chems.
> >>
> >> -Kelly
> >>
> >> On Fri, Jun 24, 2011 at 15:12, david pan <kaptures at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > Hi all,
> >> >
> >> > Thanks Kelly for the heads-up on this. I would be down with E-6'ing, if
> >> I
> >> > were able to get out more and shoot. But I haven't really been for a
> >> whiles
> >> > now (as you know). I wish you lots of success.
> >> >
> >> > I am sure y'all are already familiar with Photographer's Supply on Bryant
> >> > (b/w 2nd & 3rd). Sometimes they have cheap film: expired, discontinued,
> >> > small lots, whatever. I've picked up some Fuji Sensia 200 36 exp for
> >> about
> >> > $3/roll, some Kodak Elite Chrome 100 & 200 for $2, some Rollei R6 400 36
> >> exp
> >> > b&w for $2/roll I think. I know I got a bunch of Fuji T64 for crazy
> >> cheap
> >> > (maybe $4) which is one of the best films to redscale IMHO. I haven't
> >> been
> >> > in for a long time, but it just depends on what they're clearing out ATM.
> >> >
> >> > Volker at Just Film was always nice to me, he's given me free rolls to
> >> > review and give feedback on, but he'll never have anything bargain priced
> >> > like Photographer's Supply might.
> >> >
> >> > If anybody out there likes crazy toy-camera like saturated colors and a
> >> good
> >> > C-41 film stock for redscale that looks vintage, the former Konica
> >> Centuria
> >> > 100 that is now branded as DNP Centuria 100. Photo Plus on Polk was
> >> selling
> >> > me these rolls for I think $4/ea, since I was buying several rolls per
> >> week
> >> > a year or so ago (I think his name is Eric?). You can read my film
> >> review
> >> > on my flickr photo here.
> >> > ---------------------------
> >> >
> >> > Just a brief intro of myself to the rest of you... Hi! I was doing a lot
> >> of
> >> > experimenting using homemade developers last year. Using the standard
> >> > Caffenol-C recipe (coffee as a film developer). Then started using
> >> anything
> >> > I could imagine and get my hands on: tea, rosemary, tobacco, wine, orange
> >> > peels, Tang/Gatorade/Hi-C powered mixes (fail!), vitamin supplements,
> >> tree
> >> > bark, etc.
> >> >
> >> > Somehow, I even got vibrant color from a few film/dev combo's. Like the
> >> > enclosed Velvia 50 using rosemary as a film developer. Also attached:
> >> Fuji
> >> > NPH 400 developed in coffee (Caffenol-C) and DNP Centuria 100 redscaled.
> >> >
> >> > While I doubt I can make it in to Noisebridge anytime soon, I have a heap
> >> of
> >> > things to deal with right now, if anybody has any questions about
> >> homemade
> >> > developers, perhaps I can try to be of some modest help?
> >> >
> >> > I also have the majority of a case of Fuji NPH 400 135-36 C-41 film
> >> laying
> >> > around expiring. I can offer Noisebridgers (?) 10 rolls if somebody
> >> wants
> >> > to swing by Hayes Valley within the next week to pick it up. This film
> >> > stock used to sell for about $8/roll. It had always been in a freezer
> >> until
> >> > a few months ago, so the exp date on it is 3-2007. But it should still
> >> be
> >> > vibrant, reliable & excellent for a little while yet. I simply don't
> >> know
> >> > if I'm gonna need to move out from my place by July 1st, so after next
> >> week,
> >> > I can't say if I will still be available.
> >> >
> >> > Best of luck with the E-6. I am so jealous. I'd love to visit
> >> Noisebridge
> >> > sometime in the future & meet some fellow photography experimenters in
> >> the
> >> > community.
> >> >
> >> > Cheers.
> >> >
> >> > David Pan
> >> > 415.637.3713
> >> > my flickr: ambientimages
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > On Fri, Jun 24, 2011 at 11:50 AM, Rubin Abdi <rubin at starset.net> wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >> Done. Grab the money from me whenever.
> >> >>
> >> >> --
> >> >> Rubin Abdi
> >> >> rubin at starset.net
> >> >>
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
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