5 Frames… On 30-ish year old Svema FN 64 (35mm Format / EI 64 / Nikkormat FTN + Nikkor-H 50mm f/2 Non-AI) – by Michael Bovee

5 Frames… On 30-ish year old Svema FN 64 (35mm Format / EI 64 / Nikkormat FTN + Nikkor-H 50mm f/2 Non-AI) – by Michael Bovee

I’m fairly new to the world of film photography, so I’ve been doing quite a bit of experimentation lately. In order to better understand the medium (and to curtail some pandemic-induced boredom), I’ve taken to shooting a broad assortment of films, trying various processing methods, and using different developers.

In continuing this trend, I recently got my hands on a few rolls of Svema FN 64 that expired in the early ’90s. It took about a month for the film to make its way from Ukraine to my doorstep, and when it did I was somewhat surprised to find that the surprisingly small boxes did not contain preloaded cassettes; the film was simply rolled up and wrapped in black paper, which was apparently the norm for much of the Soviet era.

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I’m fairly new to the world of film photography, so I’ve been doing quite a bit of experimentation lately. In order to better understand the medium (and to curtail some pandemic-induced boredom), I’ve taken to shooting a broad assortment of films, trying various processing methods, and using different developers.
In continuing this trend, I recently got my hands on a few rolls of Svema FN 64 that expired in the early ’90s. It took about a month for the film to make its way from Ukraine to my doorstep, and when it did I was somewhat surprised to find that the surprisingly small boxes did not contain preloaded cassettes; the film was simply rolled up and wrapped in black paper, which was apparently the norm for much of the Soviet era.
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