How long does a 35mm film last?

Answer 35mm film will last until its expiration date in ideal conditions. However, Polaroid once performed a study showing that if the film is frozen a year before the expiration, it will be preserved unt... Read More »

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How long will unexposed 35mm film last?

While there is no set length of usability, most 35 mm film is good well past the expiration date if not subjected to high temperatures during storage. Some users report fogging or extra grain in bl... Read More »

Which part of 35mm film measures 35mm?

With respect to "still" photography (i.e. not movies) the answer is no part.I derives the moniker from the fact that roll film first used in what we know of as the 35mm format was intended for movi... Read More »

How to Use Almost Any 35mm Film Camera?

In the age of digital cameras, it may seem odd to instruct you how to use "obsolete" 35mm cameras. Still, there are many people out there who choose to shoot film for artistic (and other) reasons. ... Read More »

Can old 35mm film be developed?

Though the service is getting harder to find, many places still develop old 35mm film. Retail stores like Walmart, Target and K-Mart, and many pharmacies, take the film. Some places develop it on s... Read More »