Questions and Answers

Tell me about new KODAK PROFESSIONAL PORTRA 400.
PORTRA 400 is the world’s finest grain high-speed color negative film. At true ISO 400 speed, this film delivers spectacular skin tones plus exceptional color saturation over a wide range of lighting conditions.
Who should use this film?
For years, professional photographers have preferred KODAK PROFESSIONAL PORTRA Films because of their consistently smooth, natural reproduction of the full range of skin tones. In that same tradition, PORTRA 400 Film is the ideal choice for portrait and fashion photography, as well as for nature, travel and outdoor photography, where the action is fast or the lighting can’t be controlled.
What will happen to the existing KODAK PROFESSIONAL 400NC and 400VC Films?
The new PORTRA 400 Film replaces the existing KODAK PROFESSIONAL PORTRA 400NC and 400VC offerings.
What technologies were used to develop such an exceptional film?
PORTRA 400 film utilizes KODAK VISION Film technology, and also incorporates Antenna Dye Sensitization in the cyan and magenta emulsion layers.
What formats will be available and when?
PORTRA 400 Film will be available in the following sizes beginning in October:
135-36 propack (5 rolls) Catalog# 6031678
120 propack (5 rolls) Catalog# 8331506
220 propack (5 rolls) Catalog# 8374290
10 Sheet 4 x 5 inch Catalog# 8806465
10 Sheet 8 x 10 inch Catalog# 1708205
How will I recognize the product?
Look for this new packaging:
Do I need to do to anything different to scan or print PORTRA 400 Film?
No. The film was designed to be printing and scanning compatible with the existing family of PORTRA and EKTAR Films.
How does PORTRA 400 Film compare to the existing family of KODAK PROFESSIONAL color negative films?