New55 COLOR - instant 4x5 print film (box of 5 exposures)
New55 COLOR is an instant 4x5 print film for use with a Polaroid 545 holder in a 4x5 camera. This film is new-old stock being sold by Famous Format under license from the founders of New55 FILM, which has discontinued operations.
In 2016, New55 FILM had produced a limited number of hand-made boxes of New55 COLOR using a supply of original Polaroid film material. With the left-over stocks from that run, Famous Format recently determined it possible to make a few more boxes. So here they are -- on sale for immediate shipment to you.
Each box contains 5 packs; each pack produces one 4x5 color positive print with the negative to be discarded.
Speed: ISO 150 (estimated);
Processing time: 2 minutes;
Film type: 4x5 color peelapart print with no useful negative;
Chemistry is 2015 and develops in a range between Tungsten and Daylight;
For color-balancing in camera, use the 81B warming filter (orange) in daylight;
Or use the 81A cooling filter (blue) in tungsten light.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Insert the film packet into a 545 holder in the "L" position (ensuring lens side faces the lens); Pull out the Sleeve to the stop; Make your exposure;
Push the Sleeve back in to its starting position;
Move holder's Lever to the "P" position;
Pull the film packet through the holder smoothly and slowly - it should take about 1 second;
Place the film packet on a flat surface while Processing;
Remove the small silver Release Tape and pull the Tongue Assembly out of the Sleeve;