back in the world of film (sort of) with my MX

Bong Manayon bongmanayon at
Fri Jul 9 11:06:30 EDT 2010

Interesting...I just picked up a batch of Ilford XP2s and Kodak
BW400CN as well!  I'll use one of them with my MX, promise!


On Fri, Jul 9, 2010 at 9:27 PM, Christine  Aguila <caguila at> wrote:
> I bought Wendy's MX and had my first try out with some Kodak BW400CN film
> which is processed in color negative chemistry--Process C-41.  As you can
> see, there's a greenish tint to the image here of Darrel.  I had these
> developed at my neighborhood Walgreens, and the prints were printed on
> Fujicolor Crystal Archive paper.  I think this was taken with the 50mm lens
> 2.0 that came with the camera.  At some point I changed to the FA 50mm f1.4,
> but I can't remember when--it's back to writing shooting info down in a
> little pocket notebook.  Oh, fun :-).  Just spent some time looking for a
> lab.  I found D'ore Photo Service, which is fairly close by.
> I have to get back on the construction site for some shooting next
> week--that is, if I can.  There's a strike on and construction has stopped.
> I thought I'd take the MX with me and shoot a roll along with digital.
> Shooting film after digital has been discombobulating in a hysterically
> funny way--though I have learned that I really should get the Katz Eye for
> my digital cameras.  I'm kind of chicken about installing it though.
> Thanks, Wendy!  Very happy to have the MX.
> Big cheers, Christine
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