Fujifilm Warns Its 35mm Films in Short Supply ‘for the Time Being’

Movie pictures could also be having fun with a resurgence in recognition, however worldwide provide chain points are actually holding again the business’s return. Fujifilm is warning that its 35mm movies are anticipated to be briefly provide “in the meanwhile.”

The Japanese company printed a discover on its web site on November twenty second that apologizes for anticipated shortages.

“Because of the scarcity of uncooked supplies, provide and demand for ‘coloration damaging movie 135 measurement’ and ‘reversal movie 135 measurement’ are anticipated to be tight in the meanwhile,” Fujifilm writes (translated from Japanese). “We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience brought about to our prospects.

“We’ll proceed to take measures to make sure the secure provide of merchandise as quickly as attainable. We respect your understanding.”

The Fujifilm 35mm coloration damaging movies impacted by this are Fujicolor FUJICOLOR 100 and Fujicolor SUPERIA PREMIUM 400, and the Fujifilm 35mm slide movies affected are Fujichrome Velvia 50, and Fujichrome Velvia 100, and Fujichrome PROVIA 100F.

Earlier this yr, in early April, Fujifilm issued a just about an identical warning about shortages with its 120 movies, additionally with its Velvia and PROVIA strains. Plainly Fujifilm had tried for half a yr to proceed common manufacturing of its 35mm strains for these shares, however the uncooked materials shortages could now be too troublesome to beat.

In case you are an analog photographer who makes use of the movie shares talked about in Fujifilm’s newest discover, chances are you’ll need to examine your go-to movie retailers and replenish whereas provides final — there’s no phrase but on when the continued provide crunch will let up.

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