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KodakE100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100)
 
4.8

(based on 18 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (15)

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    (3)

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94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Scans well (16)
  • Consistent (15)
  • Accurate (10)
  • Reliable tonal range (10)
  • Reproduces well (10)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Travel (13)
  • Artwork (9)
  • Action shots (3)
  • Home (3)
  • Photojournalism (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Semi-pro photographer (8), Photo enthusiast (4), Pro photographer (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (13)

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Amazing Film: Texture and colors

By Marlio

from Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

About Me Semi-pro Photographer

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Pros

  • Accurate
  • Consistent
  • Reliable Tonal Range
  • Reproduces Well
  • Scans Well

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Artwork
    • Travel

    Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

    The vivid colors and details of this Slide film are exactly what I was looking for my work. From this I will produce prints that come out better than any digital.
    It looks like this film will not be produced anymore, what it is a pitty, so we have to enjoy and use while it is still there.

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    4.0

    Great Film!

    By Ino

    from San Jose, CA

    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

    Slide film with very high saturation. Personally, I like the effect, too bad it's out of production now.

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    5.0

    Wonderful Saturation

    By Rockythegoat

    from Illinois

    About Me Photo Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Accurate
    • Consistent
    • Reliable Tonal Range
    • Reproduces Well
    • Scans Well

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Artwork
      • Fall Colors
      • Landscape
      • Travel

      Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

      I really like this transparency film. I uswe it for landscape photography. I really like the color saturation but it is not "cartoonish" color like some other brands. I really love the way the fall colors turn out on this film. If I would have to say anything negative about it, it would be the fact that it has been disconued.

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      5.0

      Hard Light/Cross Process

      By jnor10

      from Seattle

      About Me Photo Enthusiast

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      Pros

      • Accurate
      • Consistent
      • Reproduces Well
      • Scans Well

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daylight Outdoor

        Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

        Great results when shooting in harsh light conditions with a Holga. Cross Process for saturated vivid colors.

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        4.0

        going to miss this film

        By Adam North

        from Sydney Australia

        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Accurate
        • Consistent
        • Reliable Tonal Range
        • Reproduces Well
        • Scans Well

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Action Shots
          • Artwork
          • Home
          • Office
          • Photojournalism
          • Sports Photography
          • Travel

          Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

          E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide has better tonal range and detail than the fuji films, I far prefer using this film than using fuji filmand scans much better than fuji film and you get full 100 asa speed. by the way when I got it from the UPS Delivery guy the film was warm, probably sitting in the hot UPS delivery van all day.

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          5.0

          Great for cross processing

          By Bob

          from missouri

          About Me Casual Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

          I only use slide film for cross processing and this is my favorite. I use it almost exclusively in my old Diana camera and an older waterproof camera for trips to the beach.

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          5.0

          Wonderful film!

          By Vangstr

          from Detroit, MI

          About Me Semi-pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Consistent
          • Scans Well

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Artwork
            • Travel

            Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

            I've been a diehard of fuji velvia for the longest time and so ventured to try this Ektachrome. The reds quite emphasized I must say. But I tried this film in the cheapest camera "Holga" and it really surprised me! Great results and very unexpected.

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            5.0

            almost dreamlike saturation!

            By Zack loves film

            from Washington, DC

            About Me Photography Student

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Accurate
            • Consistent
            • Reliable Tonal Range
            • Reproduces Well
            • Saturation
            • Scans Well

            Cons

            • Color Shift In Shadows

            Best Uses

            • Artwork
            • Home
            • Landscapescenery
            • Portrait
            • Travel

            Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

            love the color saturation, good speed for slide film, great grain, good film for the price.

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            5.0

            I Love E100VS for cross processing

            By Wendy Laurel

            from Lahaina, Hawaii

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Accurate
            • Consistent
            • Reliable Tonal Range
            • Reproduces Well
            • Scans Well

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Artwork
              • Travel

              Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

              I use this film in my holga to cross process. It gives me super saturated colors, but no color shifts. So the blues are amazing. Great for skies and oceans and you can even shoot people. Yellows go a little too yellow, but I can't complain.

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              5.0

              Very nice film

              By Dave in PA

              from PA

              About Me Photo Enthusiast

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Great color
              • Scans Well

              Cons

              • Grainy

              Best Uses

              • Nature
              • Travel

              Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

              Vibrant film and it seems like it is slightly less harsh than Velvia. Really pops off the light box. A bit grainy though.

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              5.0

              Favorite Film

              By Benny B

              from Lake Tahoe, CA

              About Me Semi-pro Photographer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Accurate
              • Consistent
              • Reliable Tonal Range
              • Reproduces Well
              • Scans Well

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Action Shots
                • Sports Photography

                Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

                This is my favorite 120 slide film. Great for action shots and portraits. Perfect color when used with a strobe.

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                5.0

                Still a peerless slide film

                By Twoeagles

                from Pennsylvania

                About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Accurate
                • Consistent
                • Reliable Tonal Range
                • Scans Well

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Home
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

                  Some days I put down the DSLR and pull out the old Rolleiflex to get back into touch with why I first started making photographs. The Ektachrome remains my favorite all around color slide film, and I take scenery photo's almost exclusively, barring the occasional cat pic. My 120 chrome library contains film exposed in 1975 and remains as vibrant and pure today, and I enjoy them without a computer to process...

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                  5.0

                  Velvia alternative....

                  By TSSPro

                  from Carbondale, Il

                  About Me Pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Consistent
                  • Reliable Tonal Range
                  • Scans Well

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Artwork
                    • Landscape
                    • Photojournalism
                    • Travel

                    Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

                    Good color reproduction. Not as biased as Fuji Velvia on the reds and not so over the top when it comes to warmer tones, but still maintains its extra saturation.

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                    • No

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                    5.0

                    Great Film. Been using it for years!

                    By James

                    from San Diego, CA

                    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Accurate
                    • Consistent
                    • Reliable Tonal Range
                    • Reproduces Well
                    • Scans Well

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Action Shots
                      • Sports Photography
                      • Travel

                      Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

                      Amazing film. I believe its the best slide film out there.

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                      5.0

                      Great Color!

                      By etreese

                      from Whitefish, MT

                      About Me Pro Photographer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Consistent
                      • Scans Well

                      Cons

                      • Color Shift In Shadows

                      Best Uses

                      • Artwork
                      • Travel

                      Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

                      this is my favorite slide film. I do recomend using a warming filter in shaded shooting.

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                      4.0

                      fun with holga

                      By Jg

                      from Northern California

                      About Me Photo Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Consistent
                      • Scans Well

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

                          i use this with a holga to good results. this film catches bold colors well.

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                          5.0

                          very saturated colors

                          By Rob in Oregon

                          from Beaverton, OR

                          About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                          Verified Reviewer

                          Pros

                          • Bright vivid colors
                          • Consistent
                          • Reliable Tonal Range
                          • Reproduces Well
                          • Scans Well

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Scenics landscapes
                            • Travel

                            Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

                            I like to use this film for landscape and scenic photos on overcast days. It is very saturated, even more so than Fuji Velvia. It really punches up the color! It is so colorful and strong that you might not want to use it for portraits, as the skin tones will not look natural. It can really brighten up a mushy scene. If you scan it, you might have to reduce color saturation in Photo Shop before making an inkjet print, unless the original scene was very subdued. Give this film a try for some impressive results!

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                            (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            USED for lunar eclipise in Big bend NP

                            By streetranger

                            from Austin texas

                            About Me Professional

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                            Pros

                            • Accurate
                            • Consistent
                            • Good Tonal Range
                            • Reproduces Well
                            • Scans Well
                            • Widely Compatible

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Artwork
                              • Photojournalism
                              • Travel

                              Comments about Kodak E100VS 120 Ektachrome Professional Color Slide Film (ISO-100):

                              this film certainly for its class in medium format
                              is the extremely rich color and accurate color
                              and i used it to take Long exposure using the Holga 120 camera with vary surprising results
                              the image is vary sharp for a camera with a plastic lens and it has desirable fidgeting to give holga its name but i am not here to boast about that camera but the performance of this slide film i used it to take a 4 hour exposure of the lunar eclipse moon trail with the lens shutter open in B
                              and this film is vary tight and i love the size
                              and meaning more quality
                              i give this film slightly better rating then Kodachrome in 1 area its extremely strong color

                              I recommend this to anyone who wants to capture that Long night exposure......... i also used this film for sunsets with the same holga camera
                              and again it preformed flawlessly with desired burning at the edges that is the Holga trademark

                              and the images are fine and vary strong color ripping the blues and the reds out of the sky and the grayscale of the clouds and Fire and Ice and big bend National park spender

                              i have long time shot exclusively 35mm
                              but i was given a challenge to explore Med format
                              they said if i took the same photos but using med format that i would be in for a wonderful surprise
                              surly that was not a lie
                              so this was an experiment and it worked beyond my expectations looking at the end product
                              its like stepping back into that moment

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