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Bat Crazy - Missed Focus with a Kodak Instamatic 500 and Expired Film

 

The focusing on my camera is off! But I got great photos anyway!

Thank you Foto by Schröter in Riesa for developing 126-film (for €3.99)! 

I exposed the hell out of the expired film. I added 2-5 stops.


I scanned and edited the film at home.


The film in the 126 format cassettes are pre-exposed with borders and numbering. I have removed a 'feeler' peg from my camera so I can use unsprocketed film (Agfa ASP 400S) loaded in old cassettes. The camera doesn't know exactly where the frames are any more, since it doesn't detect the 126-spaced sprockets, so the borders end up in the wrong places, making the photos interesting... That's what's happened in these photos.


 

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