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The Medium format bug (175/365)
So I started to shoot more film again! Specifically medium format film because it’s so juicy and wonderful. So my brother and I went out for a day of shooting on our bikes and took many shots. There was however 1 issue on my part. I had forgotten what film was loaded into what back. I had Portra 120 400NC loaded up in one and Illford Delta 400 in another so I did the only logical thing. Picked one at random then took it to chance. Everything was perfect uptil the part where I realized this is medium format and I did have windows in the back of my camera to tell me where I was in the roll but also what damn film I was using. Turns out I picked the 400 Portra meaning I couldn’t develope it. OR could I? Hell yes I could. I did the C-41 in B/W process and this turned to be a TERRIBLE idea. Mostly ruined my film. But I got 1 semi-workable shot. This is it.
Camera: Mamiya Press Super 23 with 100mm F3.5 (@5.6)
Scanner: Epson V700
Strobist info: To the left of the frame behind the Polaroid bouncing off the wall behind the cameras is a 430EX (@1/16 power). To the right and in front of the Polaroid is a large softbox with a 580EX (@1/32) and there is 1 more 430EX underneath the cameras to kind of hide the fact that the white board the stuff is sitting on is too small for the photo (@1/32 power)
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