Lomography has introduced a new Babylon Kino Black & White ISO 13 35mm film that offers outstanding grayscale results. This low ISO film is a follow up to the recently launched Fantôme Kino ISO 8 film. In comparison, the new Babylon Kino black and white ISO 13 35mm film provides smoother transitions between the shades of gray whereas the Fantôme Kino ISO 8 aims for a more stylistic monochromatic look with punchy contrast.
For better control over exposure, Lomography recommends using camera and lens in manual mode with the latest Babylon Kino B&W ISO 13 35mm film. In addition, the company also recommends using the fastest lens possible.
New Lomography Babylon Kino Black & White ISO 13 35mm film with Different Developers
The table below mentions how the new Babylon Kino film works with different developers:
|D-96||Neutral / Even |
(maintains noticeable grain)
(more details & contrast)
|Ilford Ilfosol 3||Gloomy / Dramatic|
(enhances gray tones)
|Compard R09||Rich Black Tones|
|Tetenal Ausgleichsentwickler||Balanced Contrast|
Due to the high dynamic range, the latest Babylon Kino Black & White film provides exceptional results when shooting portraits, candid close-ups, etc.
Even in extreme bright lighting conditions, the new film is capable of capturing soft tonal contrast.
|Babylon Kino B&W ISO 13 35mm|
|Film Type||Panchromatic Black & White|
|Processing||Standard Black and White Process|
Babylon Kino B&W ISO 13 35mm Price and Availability
Lomography is now accepting preorders for the new Babylon Kino B&W ISO 13 35mm Film at a price of $35.60 USD for 5 rolls. You can also go with the 10 roll option that costs $71.20 USD. Preordering these films will allow you to avail a 20% discount. In terms of availability, the new Babylon Kino film will shart shipping from July 2020.