ALL FILMS HAVE EXPIRED, no guarantee of functioning is given!
PLEASE NOTE: I have the most time kept them in deep freeze (at least -18 degrees Celsius) and some of them I tested and they seemed to be ok.
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Do I really expect to remember every single roll of film I have acquired during my life? Well, of course. 🙂
I got this film from a professional photo guy in Helsinki Finland early 2009, I think. It was kept in a cool storage (15 degrees Celsius or colder), I think. I kept ALL my films until July 2014 in deep fridge (at least -18 degrees Celsius) basically from the moment I got them. Then, as my company moved to a new location I had no more enough deep freeze place for all my films, like these sheets. Inside, where the films have been stored, the room temperature has been ca. + 3 .. 10 degrees Celsius during wintertime (ca. November – April) and ca. + 10 .. 17 degrees Celsius at other times. During January – May 2016 ALL films were well covered outside at ca. -33 .. + 10 degrees Celsius and after that time I moved all my films inside (temperatures as above).
This Ektachrome E100GX is a funny animal. In the specifications it stands: “Grain as Fine as Your Art.” and “EKTACHROME 100GX Film also features moderately enhanced color saturation, but with a warm balance (the “X” is for warm).” However, there is no three letter short code for the films, and the manufacture of the GX films where discontinued already 2009 (or earlier, depending on stock). Yet the E100GX was so a new film type (introduced late 2002) that I only got to use I a couple of rolls during my active film shooting times, if I remember correctly. This was really a shame since I’d said this film was exactly what I’d desired for all purpose landscape photography. 🙁
My loss is your win, so here you have a great chance to buy me leftover stocks! 😉
I tested on February 2016 Kodak Ektachrome E100GX 120 (expired 06/2005) that I have stored similarly to all my films sold in this website. I also tested many other films at the same time, like (a single roll of) Ektachrome E100GX 135 on five different 35 mm cameras. My tests suggest that the slide films have suffered less the aging than the color negatives. Based on the experience I have had, the tests on other films I did and those experiments so many others have had (google with expired film..) in all, I’d say my films from year 2000-> are still usable, but of course not as such as they were before their expiry.
I think the films are excellent material for you if you’re keen on LOMO or HOLGA or other creative photography, like if you fancy cross processing in film developing. You could even cross AND use the same roll multiple times and get these kind of great effects! 🙂
Kodak announced to discontinue the manufacture of its ALL EKTA/ELITECROME SLIDE films in 2012, though they still have the specifications available on-line.
I am selling these Kodak Ektachrome E100GX 120 film two rolls expired on 03/2005, both unopened in their plastic wrapping and in the original box for 18 euros.
Yes, of course I will combine shipping for reduced shipping costs. I urge you to my buy more from me and will be flexible with it. Please note the somewhat expensive shipping costs from Finland, especially if insurance is needed. If the value of order gets to a higher level, I insist on taken an insurance for the shipping.
If you buy this item – please keep it in deep freezer for best results! 🙂
If you have more questions, please contact me directly.
Klaus Riederer, PhD, MSc
KAR Oy Ab GmbH Ltd S. A. R. L., CEO www.kar.fi
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