Ferrania P30 embodies a timeless aesthetic reminiscent of the film stocks favored by renowned Italian filmmakers during the mid-20th century. With its abundant silver content, this film delivers strikingly high-contrast images accompanied by virtually imperceptible grain. Perfectly suited for outdoor environments bathed in natural light and indoor settings with supplementary lighting, P30's 80 ISO exposure index provides flexibility and versatility.

It comes as no surprise that legendary Italian directors like Pier Paolo Pasolini, Vittorio De Sica, Roberto Rossellini, and Federico Fellini chose P30 to create their most iconic films. The popularity of P30's look in cinema was so immense that in 1958, a special version was specifically developed for still photography.

P30 Best Practices


We understand that modern films are very flexible, but P30 is based on a classic chemical formula that responds best when shot at the listed ISO of 80.


Our films are unique compared to most  modern films. As a result, we have found that typical lab scanningcanyield blocked-up hyper-contrasty images. If this happens to you, try scanning the negatives yourself for better results.


Our films are created to be enjoyed, not analyzed. For that reason, feel free to ignore the "rules" and do whatever you like. Share your results with us and if you have questions or comments, we are always available by email.

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