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Kodak Portra 160 - 120 Film

Our Price: £11.50 GBP



One of the best colour films ever seen - with very fine grain, high saturation and low contrast the Portra 160 film will make children look angelic, your friends look beautiful, and often captures the mood of a situation more truthfully than you realised would be possible - especially in medium format. A pack of 5 ensures great value and 60 picture-perfect photographs.




Format: 120
Colour: Colour
Type: Negative
ISO: 160
Exposures: 12
Pack size: 5 or 1


To understand more about the details above you can check out our film guide or if you want some inspiration then head over to our page on choosing your next film. And if you want the full details about the film, including technical information, read about Kodak Portra over on EMULSIVE.


Kodak - properly known as Kodak Eastman - was founded in America in 1888 and dominated the "Western" world of photography for the next 100 years, constantly in fierce rivalry with the Japanese Fuji. Similarly to Fuji the advent of digital photography at the turn of the century caused significant financial problems. A late attempt to win in the compact market was hit by the rise of mobile photography and bankruptcy followed in 2012. Fortunately the photography business has survived under the Kodak Alaris name - based in Hertfordshire, England - and they have delighted the analogue industry by pledging continued support for film production and the promise of bringing back old favourite emulsions.

For more information about the brand check out our bio of Kodak

This product is sometimes mis-spelled Porta.

Sample shots (c) Oğuzhan Abdik and BobvdK


Where we ship

When you buy your camera film from us we can ship it across the UK, Europe, USA, New Zealand, Australia and Canada (more countries planned soon!) So buy your Kodak Portra Film 120 Colour ISO 160 5-pack today and dive back into the fun of 120 film photography!

Customer Reviews

Based on 53 reviews
Lee Whittaker
Perfect for: Landscapes, Street Photography, Architecture
Sharing with the Film Community: No

First time using Kodak Portra in any format and I have to say I was mightily impressed.
I went out around the Peak District to test this film out in my Bronica ETRS and they matched up perfectly.
Would fully recommend this film to anyone.

p.s the light leak is because of the camera and not the film but I love how it came out as the cows look like there fascinated by it.

Leigh Reke
Perfect for: Great All-Rounder, Portraits, Landscapes, Architecture, Creative/Abstract, Studio work
Sharing with the Film Community: Yes
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Like 400 version, but better!

This is a lower ISO version of famous 400ISO Portra! Same beautiful colours, exposure latitude, everything, just more resolution for extra charm!

Perfect for: Beginners
Sharing with the Film Community: Yes
Ptetty good

Perfect result

Yant Martin-Keyte
Perfect for: Great All-Rounder, Portraits, Street Photography, Architecture, Creative/Abstract, Studio work
Sharing with the Film Community: Yes
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Pinhole lushness

I've only shot in my Holga Pinhole. But the soft contrast complements the soft focus pinhole rendering well. The muted tones contribute nicely with the ghostly capture of the pine hole.

Looking forway to trying in portrait photography.

Sandy Miles
Perfect for: Great All-Rounder, Beginners, Portraits, Creative/Abstract, Studio work
Sharing with the Film Community: Yes
Accreditation Handles: @sandymilesphotography
My go to colour film

There’s always some Portra 160 in my fridge, it’s a brilliant emulsion and renders colours beautifully. It’s also very versatile as I found out after shooting a whole roll at 400 ISO by accident. I had the film pushed by two stops in development. The results had their own unique look; stronger colours, with more contrast and grain. I’ve pushed a few rolls since to achieve a specific look ... this one was shot at 400ISO, with a soft Lee filter and pushed +2 in development, crop only in post, no other edits: