Winter film recipe based on Classic Chrome for cinematic cool on the X100V
A few days ago, I published the Vinterskog film recipe, bringing moody cinematic teal blue tones to winter and autumn scenes. I’m super excited about how the recipe came out, and just love shooting with it.
However, Vinterskog is based upon Eterna Bleach Bypass, which is not available on many popular Fujifilm cameras, including the all star X100V. So, I wanted to see if I could get close to the same look using a more widely available film simulation.
Classic Chrome to the rescue. Here’s my adaptation of the cool cinematic tones of the misty winter forests, rebuilt using this favourite film simulation.
Vinterkrom Film Recipe
- Simulation: Classic Chrome
- Grain Effect: Weak, Small
- Colour Chrome Effect: Strong
- Colour Chrome Blue: Strong
- White Balance: Auto
- WB Shift: -3 Red, -2 Blue
- Dynamic Range: DR400
- Highlights: 0.0
- Shadows: +1.0
- Color: -1
- Sharpness: 0
- ISO Noise Reduction: -4
- Clarity: -4 (this will slow down saving, but it’s important 🙂
- EV compensation: 0
View the original Vinterskog film recipe with Eterna Bleach Bypass.
❄️️ Take a look at the amazing Vinter Challenge Gallery, featuring reader photos using the Vinterskog and Vinterkrom recipes. ❄️️
More Teal Toned Film Recipes
The Vinterkrom film recipe has a teal tone in the neutrals, and especially the sky. This is thanks to the Classic Chrome simulation and adjusted colour balance. Here are a few other recipes that share this feature.
- Alta Vista – maximise the teal feels
- Fujicolor Natura – teal sky notes with Classic Negative
- Karmachroma – a lo-fi Classic Chrome with teal in the skies
- Vintage Kodachrome – old skool Kodachrome film recipe
- Manila Sun – Grant Teng’s city recipe with Eterna teal tones
- Cyanotype – teal toned mono recipe
6 responses to “Vinterkrom, Classic Chrome for Wintertime”
Thank you!. Thank you for producing this recipe for those of us without access to Eterna Bleach Bypass!
This is going straight into my custom presets position 1!
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Thanks for commenting, Steven. I’m in love with Bleach Bypass, but I realise that not everyone will have it. I’m so gald that you enjoy this alternative.
Posting from Albania. On holiday here for the second time (even though it was not my choice hah!).
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Can you let me know which new recipe is next? So I can load it into the camera and start using it today. Thanks.
Thank you for these lovely images. Extra points for making the best of the situation! Coming next is Mellow Magic, if you’d like to get a head start 😊
Oh man, have no words to describe how happy I am with founding your site. I think I have experienced whole recipes from “fujixweekly” and your site is a truly gem for all of us. A million thanks, your work deserves a lot of respect!
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Thanks so very kind of you! I’m happy that you are enjoying the recipes.