Claunch 72, Monotone Hipstamagic

Deep toned monochrome Fujifilm film recipe with a brown colour shift

If you’ve every experiemented with the Hipstamatic app, you may have come across the characterful mono setting called Claunch72. It has a tinted mono look, with dark border and vignetting.

One of my favourite IG follows is Woody95 who makes excellent use of this setting in his Hipstamatic photography in Scotland.

Personally, I love the style and wanted to try and capture the essence of it in a film recipe. Using an X-Trans IV camera makes this possible with colour tone applied to a mono image.

My interpretation of this look includes a colour shift that is perhaps a little less green than the Hipstamatic original, and of course, is missing the border and vignetting. However, as I’ve used this film recipe more and more, I’ve come to really enjoy its toned mono style.

Toned mono with wide tonal range, the Claunch72 Film Recipe

Claunch72 Film Recipe

  • Simulation: Monochrome
  • Grain Effect: Off
  • Colour Chrome Effect: Weak
  • Colour Chrome Blue: Weak
  • White Balance: Auto
  • WB Shift: 0 Red, 0 Blue
  • Mono Shift: WC +7, MG +2
  • Dynamic Range: DR400
  • Highlights: -1
  • Shadows: -1
  • Colour: N/A
  • Sharpness: -2
  • ISO Noise Reduction: -4
  • Clarity: 0
  • EV compensation: 0
Handsome house frontage, with Claunch72 Film Recipe
City street on a sunny day, with Claunch72 Film Recipe
Afternoon sun on the sea front, Claunch72 Film Recipe
Marina boats, using Claunch72 Film Recipe
Inflatables waiting for use, Claunch72 Film Recipe
Hedgerow cow parlsey, with Claunch72 Film Recipe
Misty woodland mood, with the Claunch72 Film Recipe
Deep forest feels, using Claunch72 Film Recipe
Sunlit birch trunks, captured with the Claunch72 Film Recipe
Harbour office on the edge of the marina, Claunch72 Film Recipe
Cycle parking, captured with Claunch72 Film Recipe
Mermaid and octopus, taken with Claunch72 Film Recipe

➡️ The Film Recipes Challenge is now on! Shoot with the recent look, Age of Aquarius, and share your photos, either in the Facebook group or the recipe page comments. The deadline is end of Feb 15th. Everyone is welcome, from all around the world! For inspiration, see previous galleries. ➡️ The Film Recipes Facebook Group is a great place to share film recipes, ask questions and join the challenge.

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