Lomography X-pro Slide 200: Processed Normal, Against the Rules.

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All of us know what kind of slide films exist out there in the world. I think we all know the Lomography Xpro Slide 200 too. This is a little review on this film when it's not crossed.

Credits: daforl

Whene I started with Lomography I knew that you can cross process your films but I didn’t really understood it. So I just bought the films about which I thought: Oh! these ones are not so expensive or the package looks nice. And so I bought maybe accidentally the Lomography X-pro Slide 200. After I’ve shoot one roll I brought it to my photolab and they developed it normally in E-6, what’s usual for slides. After I get my photos back I thought: Hmm, those colors are really good and the contrasts are also good, but why don’t the photos look like what’s on the film package?!

Credits: daforl

Time after time I had shot the two other rolls too and still didn’t knew that I should cross them. But isn’t one idea of Lomography is to do experiments and play against the rules?! Some time later I finally realized what’s meant with X-pro but then it was already too late for my Lomography X-pro Slide 200 because they were already developed. Though you should cross that film, the normal slides are also great and the colors are also deep and have a good tone. Sometimes the photos have some green tones. This film developed as normal slides is good for bright and sunny days but also for the night with your flash or some low light situations. Just try it out and don’t forget: you don’t have to cross this film, the results are still great.

Credits: daforl

written by daforl on 2011-03-16 in #reviews #slide-film #lomography #user-review #200-iso #normal-process #xpro

6 Comments

  1. awesomesther
    awesomesther ·

    i shall ask my lab about this! I've one roll of xpro 200 waiting to be developed :D

  2. susielomovitz
    susielomovitz ·

    wow! I better like this film not crossed! Amazing!

  3. lighttomysoul
    lighttomysoul ·

    oh cool! I actually like these results and I didn't know you could do it like that. I thought the normal process for E6 films are in E6-chems, lol! good to know because I just won a pack of this last week! :D

  4. daforl
    daforl ·

    @lighttomysoul i don't know if i have really understood you, but this film was processed in E6 :)

  5. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    yeah! thanks for sharing!

  6. cpolpa
    cpolpa ·

    I fully agree.

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