Profession motion picture film developer
Motion picture film developers develop film material into visible videos and material. They develop the footage into different formats, such as 65-70mm and 8mm, and presentations, such as black and white and colour. They work small cine-films per request of clients.
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- Conventional / Realistic
- Post-processing of photographs
The characteristics of software and techniques used in post-processing photographs.
- Photographic processing techniques
The different techniques to develop photographic film such as chromogenic positive, Kodachrome and autotype.
- Mount photographic film in processing machine
Mount the film in the guide slot of the processing machine, pull lever to drop film into processing position.
- Remove film negatives from processing machine
Remove the developed photographic film, now negatives, from the machine and roll them onto a spool.
- Monitor film development baths
Place the photographic film in chemical baths with e.g. citric acid and ammonium thiosulfate, monitor temperature and treatment time.
- Handle chemicals
Safely handle industrial chemicals; use them efficiently and ensure that no harm is done to the environment.
- Remove photographic film from camera
Remove the film from its holder in a lightproof room, or darkroom, to prevent light exposure.
- Identify customer's needs
Use appropriate questions and active listening in order to identify customer expectations, desires and requirements according to product and services.
- Store negatives
Place the cut photographic film (negatives) into protective sleeves and store them properly.
- Develop film
Prepare tools and developing and printing equipment. Develop and print exposed film using chemicals.