Kentmere Pan 400 is a medium speed, black & white film with classic looking grain, good sharpness, and pleasing contrast.
Rated ISO 400 with excellent push characteristics, this film is one of the most versatile and forgiving black & white films on the market. Ideal for ‘everyday’ use, and suitable for a wide variety of subjects and lighting conditions, the resulting negatives capture a broad range of tones and are perfect for both darkroom printing and scanning.
Drawing many attributes from ILFORD stocks such as HP5, Kentmere Pan 400’s price point, coupled with its wide and forgiving exposure latitude, make it an ideal film for those new or returning to film photography as well as students and budget conscious photographers.
The Kentmere range is owned and manufactured by HARMAN technology and follows the same high-quality processes that are used to make all ILFORD PHOTO films and papers.
Kentmere Pan 400 is panchromatically sensitised and can be processed in a wide range of different developers using spiral tanks, deep tanks, and automatic processors.
Compared to Kentmere PAN 100, this is a faster film with more noticeable grain and better latitude for pushing.
- High speed ISO 400
- Classic looking grain and good sharpness
- Broad tonal range with ‘medium’ contrast
- Wide and forgiving exposure latitude with excellent ‘push’ characteristics