Fading Memory with a Wistful Soft Vibe

A stylised Eterna Bleach Bypass film recipe for Fujiflim X-Trans 4 cameras

For a trip back well over 50 years, this nostalgic film recipe makes use of the Eterna Bleach Bypass recipe. It’s great in hazy light or weak sunlight, which it can accentuate with it’s mellow pale tones.

Creams and soft mossy greens are the main characteristics of this recipe, which means it can work well on old buildings or pastoral scenes. Don’t be shy of negative space with the Fading Memory recipe. A pale creamy sky is all part of the aesthetic with this film recipe.

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A trip down memory lane, with the Fading Memory film recipe

Film Recipe for Fading Memory

  • Simulation: Eterna Bleach Bypass
  • Grain Effect: Weak, Large
  • Colour Chrome Effect: Weak
  • Colour Chrome Blue: Weak
  • White Balance: Flourescent 1
  • WB Shift: -2 Red, -5 Blue
  • Dynamic Range: DR400
  • Highlights: -1.5
  • Shadows: -1.5
  • Colour: +3
  • Sharpness: -2
  • ISO Noise Reduction: -4
  • Clarity: 0
  • EV compensation: 0 to +2/3 (use enough to add the hazy mood)
Simple emptiness, taken with the Fading Memory film recipe.
Winter feed, taken with the Fading Memory film recipe
Mellow tones in the garden store, with Fading Memory recipe
Earthenware plant pots, with the Fading Memory film recipe
Hazy sunshine is perfect for the Fading Memory film recipe
Pastel houses, even paler with the Fading Memory film recipe
Hazy hedgerow flowers, taken with Fading Memory
Dramatic clouds made soft and fluffy, with Fading Memory recipe
Low tide in the marina, with the Fading Memory film recipe
Beach chill, with the Fading Memory film recipe

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