620 Film: Buy or Roll your own!

1946 Kodak Brownie Target Six-20

Blog by Michael Raso

For those looking to shoot with vintage 620 film cameras, you should know that 620 is identical to 120 roll film...except for the fact that the spool is slightly different.

For those who wish to purchase film on an authentic 620 film spool, pop it in your camera and shoot, our Film Photography Store has the world's largest selection of 620 film! - http://filmphotographyproject.com/store/film/620-film

above & below: Images shot on vintage Kodak Brownie cameras using new Portra 160 film from The Film Photography Project Store

Want to roll your own!? This video shows you how to roll 120 film onto 620 spools. 120 film HERE so you can roll your own!

 

 

 

620 / 120 film on Wikipedia

The 620 format was introduced by Kodak in 1931 as an intended alternative to 120. Although mostly used by Kodak cameras, it became very popular. The 620 format is essentially the same film on a thinner and narrower all-metal spool


620 film images shot by listeners of The Film Photography Project Internet Radio Show.