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    • Norman Castle
    • By Norman Castle 18th Jul 12, 7:38 PM
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    35mm film processing
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    • 18th Jul 12, 7:38 PM
    35mm film processing 18th Jul 12 at 7:38 PM
    Does anyone know of any cheap 35mm film processing deals?
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    • cottager
    • By cottager 18th Jul 12, 8:58 PM
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    • 18th Jul 12, 8:58 PM
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    • 18th Jul 12, 8:58 PM
    I do still take some film shots, but haven't ever looked around online for good deals as I only need a film processed every couple of months, if that. So I just pop them into Boots.

    I think it's about £7.95 for a 36-exposure film with 6x4 prints (my choice of size), but with that I also get a CD of the images in JPG format in two different sizes (optional extra, but they're handy for emailing round sometimes), and I can't remember how much of the total the CD takes up. Maybe £1 or £1.50, something like that? It's a bit more if you want them back within a day -- the 2-day service is fine for me as I'm only in town once a week.

    I think Boots may now be the only place I can take them locally since an independent closed down, but in fact since having to take them there the results have been better than the independent produced in-house anyway (we're not talking a need for professional quality in my case).
  • Dave_C
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    • 18th Jul 12, 9:21 PM
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    • 18th Jul 12, 9:21 PM
    I was going to recommend Jessops but they seemed to have stopped the 35mm service since I last used it

    Fuji offer a full service £5.50 for develop and CD-rom or an extra £1 if you want prints. CDs that I have had from them (3 years or so ago) were fine!

    • peachyprice
    • By peachyprice 18th Jul 12, 9:31 PM
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    • 18th Jul 12, 9:31 PM
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    • 18th Jul 12, 9:31 PM
    Morrisons supermarket still do it, I picked up a leaflet a few months ago, but I can't remember the prices, although I seem to remember they were quite reasonable.
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  • ajuk
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    • 9th Aug 12, 8:00 PM
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    • 9th Aug 12, 8:00 PM
    You don't have to get prints you might want to think about getting just a CD.
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