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Film “W” is probably the most difficult film to use: it is very orthochromatic, has low sensitivity, very high contrast and lots of grain. “It’s an extreme product…” says Lomig Perrotin, the company’s founder. (via the phoblographer)
This handcrafted black and white film is not for everyone, nor every purpose, but it offers a unique look and a glimpse at the likely future of film. Photo: Mikah Manasala