An experiment

by Michael Sturgess

Take one roll of Agfa Vista 200ISO (24 exposures) and shoot the first 12 exposures at 800ISO. Then shoot the remaining 12 exposures at 400ISO.
Rewind the film almost all the way back into the film cassette and then respool the film backwards onto an empty film cassette and reshoot the roll at 25ISO.
And this happens:

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