Here is our Kodak Tri-X 400 Stand Development Film Review. We shot a roll of Tri-X on our Contax G2, then stand d
eveloped it. So, have a look at our film test and see what you think.
We’ve shot Tri-X before, it is one of our favourites. It is also one of the most popular black and white films we sell. This time around we wanted to try something different and
One of the reasons to stand develop is that you should get equally well-exposed highlights and shadows. From our results, we see this is certainly true. It was a bright autumn day, with very harsh shadows. But, we still managed to retain all the details in them. All without blowing out the highlights.
Another benefit of this processing method is finer grain. Kodak Tri-X is well known for it’s distinctive, rough grain. With these images, the grain is noticeably finer. Whilst still keeping the sharp Tri-X contrast and rich tones that we like.
Overall, we were very impressed with the balance of contrast and a high level of detail. If you want to
We review the most popular films in the shop, as well as some new and lesser-known ones to see how they compare. Have a look at the full list of our Film Reviews.