27 January 2014

UPDATED Developing Film in Hong Kong

Here is a little list of photo labs in Hong Kong. Feel free to add your opinion and suggestions

HONG KONG ISLAND

Miramar Photo Supplies
18 Stanley Street 1/F
Central, Hong Kong
This is where I go to. They usually take a day and charge 20HKD for developing color film and another 20 for scanning.The guys are friendly. 

Photo Scientific
Ground Floor, 6 Stanley St
Central, Hong Kong
+852 2525 0550

http://www.photoscientific.com
They have closed down. Anybody know if they have relocated?

East Asia Professional
G/F, 29 Swatow St., Wanchai,
Hong Kong
Tel : +852 25751745

http://www.eastasiapro.com/
They take a little longer but they are very thorough. Slightly more expensive, too.

ColorSix
1/F, 51 Wellington Street,
Central
Hong Kong
Tel : 2526 0123 

Many people recommend them. I find them really overpriced and rude.
 
FILMe 
Flat 14B, Redana Centre, 25 Yiu Wa StreetCauseway Bay

KOWLOON

Dotwell Photo
44 Carnarvon Road,
Tsim Sha Tsui,Kowloon,
Hong Kong
Phone: +852 23683826
http://www.dotwellphoto.com

Sunrise Professional Photofinishing
333/B2 Lai Chi Kwok Road,
Kowloon,
Hong Kong
Tel: +852 23862048
http://www.sunrisephotohk.com

Outputprolab
1/F, 612 Reclamation Street,
Mongkok, Kowloon
Hong Kong 
Tel: +852 23804077
http://www.outputprolab.com/

Color in August
Shop C G/F No. 322, Shanghai Street,
Yaumatei, Kowloon,
Hong Kong
Phone: +852 27811802
http://www.cia8.com

13 comments:

  1. Hello,

    Could you tell me, which one of these places develops rollfilm (120)?

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  2. I think they all do, but some will take a while, around 1 week. I would call and ask!

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  3. I really dislike photo scientific. Pretty unfriendly. They can do 1 hour development though, so that is a plus!

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  4. Have tried Filme in Causeway Bay (http://www.thefilme.com). A bit expensive but service was good and their scans are better than others. Have also tried Color Six and Dotwell. To be honest, none of these 3 have been consistent. Some good experiences but then some not so good.

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  5. Thanks I will add Filme to the list

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  6. PhotoScientific are now in Wing Lok St., Sheung Wan.
    I don't know if they still do development though.

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    1. Thanks for letting me know. When I'm in the area I'll check it out.

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  7. I tried Output Pro Lab for 120 films, one hour for negatives and 3 days for color reversals.

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    1. Thanks! That's really fast! Do you remember the prices?

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  8. I-m-ageplayground is a good one too! They have their own darkroom.

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  9. Please avoid East Asia 'Professional' - $70 for scans at a measily 1000 x 1500 resolution - barely 1.5 megapixels. Surely that can't be right.

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    1. Oh wow, that is for the scans only? That's ridiculous.

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  10. Do anyone have recommendation for professional quality printing for A3+ size prints.

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