Cross-Processing the LC-Wide

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Sometimes I have problems with overexposure when I cross slide film. Now, I shoot a whole roll of ISO 100 (Agfa Precisa CT 100) exposed to ISO 200 instead.

With my first few crossed films with the LC-Wide, I’ve noticed that the negatives have been mostly very bright, which made ​​it difficult to scan. So I told myself not to expose a film roll with the specified ISO 100 but with ISO 200.

So off I went with the Agfa Precisa CT 100 in the LC-Wide and the ISO set to 200. With the results, I’m more than satisfied. See for yourself:

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Even indoor shots are great! I like how the film roll at this light reacts inside!

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In practical terms, it is also useful in double exposures because I only have to change the ISO setting. So, I left it to ISO 200 and just shot two photos on a negative.

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Conclusion: I will shoot all my slide film with the LC-Wide by simply making a change in the ISO settings!

written by pearlgirl77 on 2013-08-28 in #gear #tipster #exposure #tipster #tip #help #lc-wide #film-crossen

10 Comments

  1. hollyelizabeth_
    hollyelizabeth_ ·

    Great tipster, I shot Afga CT in my Golden Half and La Sardina and most shots came out horribly underexposed because they have no proper exposure settings. I've just bought the LC-Wide yesterday so I'm looking forward to trying this out - thanks! :D

  2. pearlgirl77
    pearlgirl77 ·

    @hollyelizabeth_ yes the agfa is really better in a camaera with automatic exposure settings... wish you fun with the lc-wide.. it's a great one :D

  3. bebopbebop
    bebopbebop ·

    sometimes i shoot ebx and many other films in iso 400, and doubles in 800! haha. may be my lc-wide has a over-exposed problem, or may be because the tropical weather here. :)

  4. imbaaa
    imbaaa ·

    ouhman! hätte ich eher mal machen sollen! habe eine agfa ct precisa rolle in meiner zenit 122 verknipst.... überwiegend zu helle fotos :( nächstes mal bin ich schlauer :)

  5. pearlgirl77
    pearlgirl77 ·

    @bebopbebop yes.. with more sun it's really better to underexpose more :D and the lc-wide overexpose really.. :)

    @imbaaa oh doof.. mach das echt mittlerweile bei jeder kamera so mit diafilmen.. ausser der film is alt und so ;)

  6. bongo_biene
    bongo_biene ·

    The lc-a (over)exposure-atuomatic just ruined my holiday pictures, will try itit that way to

  7. electripipedream
    electripipedream ·

    Was the film expired? If so, for how long?

  8. pearlgirl77
    pearlgirl77 ·

    @electripipedream no.. it wasn't expired

  9. nickpage
    nickpage ·

    I've noticed the overexposure problem too. Lately I've tried double exposures of 100 film at 400.
    You get really dense colours.

  10. pearlgirl77
    pearlgirl77 ·

    @nickpage thanks.. yes is the best to do doubles on 400 with an iso 100 roll..

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