These films are coated by machines in other factories but are not made for regular photography. They may have been designed for exposition through automatic machines, like motion picture sound or leader film, or even not intended for visible light, like X-ray films. Some other are reserved to governmental or military uses, like surveillance films. However, these films can be hacked from their intended use for artistic or fun purposes. That is why Film Washi converts them to standard formats to make them usable in classic cameras.
Film "A" is a black & white film used as leader and protection during the reproduction process of motion picture films. It is sensitised to record technical data and offers a very fine grain and a very high contrast.
Film "B" was originally made for generic medical radiography and has been converted to regular sizes. Being sensitive only to blue light, "B" is recommended for portrait and urban photography.
Originally coated for aerial surveillance and cartography, "D" is a panchromatic negative film, offering high contrast and moderate grain.
Film "G" was originaly made for generic medical radiography and has been converted to regular sizes. Being sensitive only to blue and green lights, "G" is recommended for landscape photography.
Film "K" is converted from rolls of Kodak Plus-X Aerographic Film 2402, that expired in 2000. The production of Kodak Plus-X ceased in 2011, but it still remains one of the major films of the analog era. It will give good results for all kind of classic photography.
Film "S" is a film used by motion picture professionals for sound recording, an use which requires very fine grain and ultra high definition. This sharpness is guaranteed by a special anti-halation layer located between the film's base and the emulsion layer, while its usually in back layer for ordinary films.
Originally coated for aerial vegetation mapping, "Z" is a near infrared sensitive film, offering nice contrast and green shades separation, making it perfect for lanscape photography.
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