Lady Grey and Earl Grey Development Times

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Developing your own monochrome Lady Grey and Earl Grey films at home but don’t know the exact times? We have the answer for you!

We know how you guys love you process your own black & white images so we’ve prepared detailed development times for most developers out in the market for our new Lady Grey and Earl Grey films. We hope you enjoy the punchy monochromatic images it’ll give you!

Lady Grey

The Lomography Lady Grey film is a monochromatic film that allows you to take timeless images. If you or your processor need need specific processing times, here is a development chart for use with several popular developers:

Developer Dilution Minutes Temperature Celsius
Arista Liquid stock 8 20°C (68°F)
Arista Premium 1+9 7 20°C (68°F)
Kodak D-23 stock 7 20°C (68°F)
Kodak D-23 1+1 10 20°C (68°F)
Ilford Microphen stock 7 20°C (68°F)
Tetenal Neofin Blue stock 12 20°C (68°F)
Tetenal Neofin Red stock 10 20°C (68°F)
Rodinal 1+25 5 20°C (68°F)
Rodinal 1+50 10 20°C (68°F)
Kodak TMax Developer 1+4 5 20°C (68°F)
Kodak TMax RS stock 6 20°C (68°F)
Kodak Professional X-Tol 1+3 13 20°C (68°F)
Kodak Professional X-Tol stock 6.5 20°C (68°F)

Early Grey

The Lomography Earl Grey is an exquisite 35mm film that will provide you with classic monochromatic images. If you or your processor need need specific processing times, here is a development chart for use with several popular developers:

Developer Dilution Minutes Temperature Celsius
ID 11 1+1 9 20°C (68°F)
ID 11 stock 6 20°C (68°F)
Ilfosol 3 1+14 6 20°C (68°F)
Ilfosol S 1+9 7 20°C (68°F)
Ilford Microphen stock 6 20°C (68°F)
Ilford Microphen 1+1 9 20°C (68°F)
Ultrafin 1+20 7 20°C (68°F)
Rodinal 1+25 4 20°C (68°F)
Rodinal 1+50 8 20°C (68°F)
Kodak TMax Developer 1+4 6 20°C (68°F)
Kodak TMax RS stock 6 20°C (68°F)
Kodak Professional X-Tol 1+2 9 20°C (68°F)
Kodak Professional X-Tol stock 5 20°C (68°F)

Lomography’s Lady Grey is a lovely black and white 35mm ISO 400 film that will add class and elegance to your photos. For capturing action and great low-light shots, Lady Grey is your best bet. See our selection of Lomography films here.

Lomography’s Earl Grey is an exquisite black and white 35mm ISO 100 film that will surely give your shots an extra dose of style and class. Whether you’re taking landscapes or portraits, you will get jaw-dropping results with Earl Grey super-fine grain and wide tonal range. See our selection of Lomography films here.

written by cruzron on 2011-08-04 #gear #tutorials #monochrome #black-white #tipster #development #film-processing #lady-grey #earl-grey

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20 Comments

  1. nural
    nural ·

    what if I'm using Kodak D-76?

  2. ck_berlin
    ck_berlin ·

    I need the times for Lomography 120 b/w ISO100 film. Please leave a message in my home. I use Rodinal. Thank you.

  3. rtmoratin
    rtmoratin ·

    No for D76? :o

  4. sthomas68
    sthomas68 ·

    I peeled back the label of my Earl grey and it says process c41. I'm guessing then that the above won't work?

  5. adbigmilk
    adbigmilk ·

    Great idea. I wanted to know. Now i got to buy some.

  6. ibkc
    ibkc ·

    You left out caffenol. ;D

  7. stratski
    stratski ·

    Any ideas on Rollei RHS?

  8. raisedbywolves
    raisedbywolves ·

    I developed a roll in D76 1:1 for 10 minutes at 68 degrees F and they came out pretty good.

  9. bazingo
    bazingo ·

    And with Ultrafin plus (1+6), an idea please?

  10. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    @cruzron: do you have the processing times for Kodak D76 please?

  11. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    Found this on the digitaltruth dev chart
    Earl Grey with D76: www.digitaltruth.com/devchart.php?Film=Earl+Grey&Develo…, (same as ID11)
    and for Lady Grey with D76: www.digitaltruth.com/devchart.php?Film=Lady+Grey&Develo… (almost the same as D23)

  12. tsaramaso
    tsaramaso ·

    Does anybody have ever pushed 100 earl grey to 400??? I did by mistake...some ideas for developing times, please?

  13. yuanchin13
    yuanchin13 ·

    how about earl grey with kodak HC110?Developing time

  14. dwilkin
    dwilkin ·

    Do these apply to 120 as well?

  15. the-peter-orban
    the-peter-orban ·

    today I developed a Lady Grey in Fomadon LQN 1+10 @ 22 degree Celsius for 10 minutes.
    It looks great. :)

  16. aclockworkamber666
    aclockworkamber666 ·

    does anyone know the times for lady grey 400 if i'm using ilfotec hc 1:31 ? cheers! :)

  17. fabiocrd
    fabiocrd ·

    For Ilfosol 3 i used 6 minutes in 1+9 concentration. Is a good balance for medium exposed film. For underexposed film 6.30.

  18. fabiocrd
    fabiocrd ·

    Lady gray film

  19. tamostamos
    tamostamos ·

    What about fixing? I use ilford rapid fixer 1.4ratio. Earl grey.

  20. lupideeloop
    lupideeloop ·

    It seems Lomography's Lady Grey is now Fomapan 400.

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