Filmstock

Kodak Super 8mm filmstock packshot

There are many Super 8 stocks to choose from.

Whilst Kodak and Adox are the only manufacturers to supply their own stock in a Super 8 cartridge, re-packaged films are available from other companies. Some of these films have been cut from motion picture stocks, others are repurposed still film.

The list excludes Double Super 8 and Single 8.

Films


Colour Reversal

GK Film

Cinevia (Fuji Velvia)
Cinevia is manufactured with the top quality material Fuji Velvia Professional (RVP) daylight reversal film (ISO 50/18° Process E6) with extremely fine grain, excellent contour sharpness and very high color saturation.

    Kahlfilm

    KAHL NC15
    A low-sensitive film (ISO 50). Slightly grainy texture with washed out, retro looking colours.
    Not suitable for projection.

    KAHL NC17
    KAHL NC 17 is a medium-speed film with unusual color rendering. With its soft gradation and pastel colors it achieves and excellent 1960s advertising and “fashion film” look.
    ISO 50. Not suitable for projection.

    KAHL NC21
    KAHL NC 21 is a highly sensitive film with unusual color reproduction through its barely existing gradation and his "pop" colors [...]
    ISO 100. Not suitable for projection.

    KAHL UT18
    KAHL UT 18 is a low-speed recording film with balanced color reproduction. With its slightly grainy texture (RMS 10) and its natural colors, this film brings the 60s back to life.
    ISO 50.

    Pro 8mm

    Super 8-88 (Agfa 200D)
    Medium-speed color film with a highly nostalgic look. Suitable for brightly-lit interiors or exteriors.
    ISO 200.


    Super 8/85 (Ektachrome 100D )


    Pro8/32 (Fuji Eterna 32 125T)

    Wittner

    Chrome 200D (Agfachrome RSX-II 200)
    Agfachrome RSX-II 200 emulsion on clear polyester carrier
    Technical information


    Colour Negative

    Kodak

    Kodak’s Vision3 is a modern colour negative emulsion. The Super 8 film is the exact same stock used in professional film production the world over.

    ‘KODAK VISION3 Films deliver the unsurpassed image quality, real-world flexibility, digital compatibility, and archival stability that you demand.’
    Vision3 50D (7203)
    KODAK VISION3 50D Color Negative Film 5203/7203, the world's finest grain film.
    Technical information

    Vision3 200T (7213)
    Performs superbly in both controlled interiors and in challenging high-contrast situations. Increased highlight latitude so you can move faster on set a pull more detail out of highlights. Reduced grain in shadows so you can push the boundaries of underexposure and still get outstanding results. KODAK VISION3 200T Color Negative Film 7213 delivers the image structure of a 100-speed film with the versatility of a 200-speed product, offering you the benefits of two films in one. Process ECN-2.
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    Vision3 500T (7219)
    A high speed film featuring several technical innovations that deliver improved exposure latitude-so you can capture an amazing amount of shadow detail with noticeably lower grain, or rely on the extended highlight latitude and follow the action into bright light without worrying about blown-out details. Process ECN-2.
    Technical information

    Pro 8mm

    Pro8-07 (Vision3 5207)
    Pro8-07 is Kodak's new VISION 3 250 Daylight Negative filmstock. 9 stops of latitude. Reduced grain in shadows. Greater flexibility and control in post. Medium speed daylight balanced. Reformatted for the new Vison 3 5207.

    Pro8-46 (Fuji Vivid 250D)
    7-stops of extreme fine grain and much more saturated colors for full chrominance. Fuji recommends as the best replacement for Velvia, the highest contrastin color Negative.

    Pro-47 (Fuji Vivid 500T)
    Pro8-47 is NEW VIVID 500 Tungsten Negative filmstock. 9 stops of latitude. Reduced grain in 500 ASA with more saturation than standard negative films.


    Black and White Reversal

    ADOX

    ADOX PAN-X Reverso Super8
    ADOX PAN-X Reverso Super8 is a true reversal B&W film which can be run in any Super8 projector right after developing. It is our alternative for those seeking a replacement for the discontinued Kodak Plus-X.

    Kodak

    Tri-X Reversal (7266)
    A high-speed, panchromatic, black-and-white film suitable for general interior photography with artificial light. It can also be used in daylight and is particularly useful for sports pictures taken at regular speed or slow motion in weak light. This film is characterized by excellent tonal gradation and sharpness. Process D-94A.
    Technical information

    Pro 8mm

    Super 8-66
    3-stops of moderate grain structure. Repackaged from Kodak Cartridged Tri-X reversal film.

    Wittner

    Wittner B&W PXR 50
    B&W reversal film on clear acetate support. Fine grain emulsion with very high silver content, a neutral gray balance, clear lights and excellent shadow detail.

    Wittner Konfekt (AGFA SCALA Professional)
    This unique on the world market reversal film in black and white has push/pull options of ISO 100/21° to ISO 1600/33° and a number of other excellent features: fine grain, excellent sharpness, extraordinary brilliance, clear and intense light tones, finely modulated gray tones, rich lows.
    Technical information

    WITTNER B&W54 (Orwo UN54)
    ORWO universal negative film UN54 is a very fine-grained, medium-sensitive black and white material with high sharpness for versatile applications.
    […] Due to its soft gradation it is also particularly well suited for film scanning. The UN 54 can be developed as a negative or reversal film.
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    Black and White Negative

    Wittner

    Wittner Konfekt (Orwo N74 Plus)
    Due to its high photosensitivity and its wide exposure scope of N74 Plus is particularly suitable for filming in low light conditions.
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