A roll of Harman Phoenix 200

Panos Voudouris
3 min readMay 9, 2024

If you’ve not heard the news, Harman Photo (the ones that make the Ilford films) recently released a new C41 colour film: Harman Phoenix 200!

There are plenty of reviews etc etc out there and they’ve also shown that this is still an experimental film (as Harman themselves say), with punchy colours and high contrast. While I don’t normally go for that look, any new film is worth a try in my books so I ordered one, got it developed and here are the results! In any case, I thought I might add to the collective internet knowledge about this new film.

Here it is.

So…a few things immediately become apparent:

  1. It doesn’t like underexposure/shadows. You can…