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Where to Develop Film in Portland, Oregon in 2023

February 3, 2023

Whether you’re new to film photography and wondering where to develop film in Portland, or you’re curious what film processing labs we have locally to save time, Portland has you well-covered. Read on for the best places to develop film in the Portland metro area.


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Where to Develop Film in Portland

Photo Vision

Photo Vision is the film lab of choice for many pro film photographers in Oregon, offering 35, 120, and 220 film developing. At checkout, send reference images so that they can process your work in line with your style. They’re dedicated, hands-on, and will make you feel taken care of no matter where you’re at on your photography journey.

3775 Market St NE, Salem, OR 97301

(503) 588-3686


Blue Moon Camera

At Blue Moon’s film processing lab, developing is handled in-house by experienced technicians. They’ll go through your order after it’s scanned and carefully make adjustments for color balance and dust, giving you the best scans possible.

8417 North Lombard Street, Portland, OR 97203

(503) 978-0333


The Portland Darkroom

More of a DIY-er or just want to experience processing film yourself in a darkroom? The Portland Darkroom makes it possible. Formed by former volunteers of the now-defunct Newspace Center for Photography, The Portland Darkroom’s mission is to “keep film photography alive and accessible in Portland.” The have a weekly Open Darkroom to try it out, with a limited number of memberships available to use the space on a regular basis.

2127 N Albina Ave #313, Portland, OR 97227


Citizens Photo Lab

Citizens Photo provides film processing, scanning, and prints at their NE Portland lab. They also carry a solid selection of film for your next project. While you’re there, browse their used camera gear selection.

3070 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR, 97232



Photo Lab

Providing in-house film processing in Lake Oswego since 1987, Photo Lab develops color 35mm, APS, 110, 120, and 126. They offer same-day or next-day services for these film types.

16324 Bryant Road, Lake Oswego, OR 97035

(503) 635-5419



Pro Photo Supply Lab

Pro Photo Supply isn’t just a mainstay Portland camera store, they also have a film & print lab in their NW Portland space.

1815 NW Northrup Street, Portland, Oregon 97209



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