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Hi, New to film A few tips please.

jim thomas

Edmond, US
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jim thomas Silver Member Nikonian since 12th Jan 2003
Thu 31-May-12 01:01 PM

Hello Again Derek,

One of the posts mentions that mounted slide film blocks part of the image. For that reason I no longer have my slide film mounted. When I have it processed I have the film cut into strips (my storage system is set up to store 4 frame strips) as is done with negative film. In addition to the advantage of not losing the edges of the image the strips are also faster to scan. I scan them with a Nikon Coolscan 9000 scanner, after having them processed. I usually do not have prints made since I do my own printing.

Film strips also take up less storage space and are easier to handle than mounted slides. Of course if you plan to display the images using a projector this would not be a good plan.

JDT

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