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Nothing can beat the effect of film grain on a Black and White image. It coverts the photograph into a timeless piece of art. Film had a distinct advantage over digital when it came to grain, as digital noise didnt give the same effect. But with advanced image-editing softwares and plug-ins its possible to replicate the effect.
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Experiment image for testing ultraviolet capabilities of Sigma SD14. Appearance is similar to very old photographic material of 19th century.
|Submitted:||Monday, 16th February, 2009 22:20 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Sunday, 15th February, 2009|
|Focal length:||30 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/6 sec|
|Notes:||Ultraviolet photograph. Filters used: Heliopan digital (8025) + Schott UG 1, thickness 4 mm|
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