Can old rolls of film be developed?
You can still get most of your film developed and turned into prints through stores that specialize in photography.
The actual services vary across different companies.
But there are a number of specialty photography retailers all over the country that will develop color and B&W film in a variety of different sizes..
What happens when you get film developed?
Black and white negative processing is the chemical means by which photographic film and paper is treated after photographic exposure to produce a negative or positive image. Photographic processing transforms the latent image into a visible image, makes this permanent and renders it insensitive to light.
How long does exposed undeveloped film last?
–Black and white film has the longest longevity. If the exposed film was keep in room temperature conditions, you can get decent prints after the film has been processed 20-30 years later.
What is the cheapest way to develop film?
Why Costco? First of all, they are the most affordable place to get color C-41 film processed in the states. It costs around $5 to get one roll of film developed and scanned (to around 3000 pixels wide). If you just want to get your film developed at Costco, it costs only $1.59 per roll of film.
How much does it cost to develop film at Walgreens?
The stores charge from $10 to $15 for a 35mm roll, depending on the number of exposures. That price includes 4 x 6-inch prints and a CD with fairly small scans (a Walgreens worker told us the scans could be blown up to 4 x 6 inches).
How long does it take to develop film at Walmart?
2-3 weeksFilm and Film Developing Jacob M – Shreveport, Louisiana’s local Walmart returned negatives but it takes at least 2-3 weeks to get pictures back and lacked customer service. JR Butler – In Southern Ohio, around Hillsboro and Chillicothe, our Walmart does develop, but they send it away and keep your negatives.