We process FILM!


for all your film developing needs in Boston and beyond

Need to check the status of your order? Click HERE

Boston Film Lab (in person) hours:
Mon-Fri 9-5:30

24/7 Drop Box (click for instructions)

We process disposable cameras!

Flat rate: $10 = Dev+scan (basic) per roll (35mm/120/Disposable camera)
Basic scan = Jpeg, ~1500 pixels on the long side
All films cut and sleeved in archival binder ready sleeves
At the moment our normal turnaround time is 7 business days

Additional services:
*Sheet film is scanned on a flatbed scanner

We process:
Color (C41) and Black & White in all formats: 110, 35mm, 120, 4X5, 5X7, 8X10
We also process disposable cameras!

***BW film is processed every morning and may be delayed, depending on drop off time.

E-6: Cross processing (via C41) available at no extra charge for all formats

Files delivered by thumb drive or cloud transfer (via email).

Feel free to drop off your films any time during our regular business hours:
Weekdays - 9am - 5:30pm (09:00-17:30)

The BFL now offers prints!

Our all new Fuji Frontier pritner is up and running and we are happy to offer our new print service on real photographic color paper. We use only Fuji Crystal Archival Supreme paper, the best color photo paper available. 

At the moment we can only offer prints from negatives, at the time of processing your order. We will expand this service in Q1 of 2024 to offer prints from files/digital and any format. 

For now, we offer 2 print options (on LUSTRE finish paper only):
This service is available in person, drop off or by mail order. Just let us know what print size you want and we will add it to your invoice. 

The flat rate return shipping cost of $10 will NOT change, no matter how many prints you end up with.

Is there a service you would like to see us add? Let us know about it at [email protected].

Pre Paid Mail In Service:

For pre-paid mail in service ($10) please email us at [email protected] to requst.
After requesting this service, we will invoice you via paypal. Once paid, we will send over a prepaid Fedex 2nd day air shipping label for you to send in your film. Note that this is just a prepaid shipping service - processing, scanning or any other lab service will be billed separately. 

Mail in service:
Please pack your film safely and send to:
3514 Washington St.
Jamaica Plain MA 02130

Please include clear contact info:
Please indicate what service you want:
How mail in orders are processed:
Drop Box Instructions:

Our 24/7 drop box is now open!
Drop your films any time we are closed by simply dropoing them in the box located at our front door.

Please read ALL of these instructions:

Use clear "ziplock" plastic baggies, thin poly mailers or paper envlopes. 
Please do NOT use boxes or bubble mailers

Each drop off must include the following info inside the bag:

1. Clear contact info:
  • Full Name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • If you want your order shipped back to you, please include your return shipping address
2. Please indicate what service you want:
  • Basic (Dev+Scan)
  • Hi-Res (Dev+Scan)
  • Rush (earliest possible ready time)
  • Prints (4X5 or 5X7)
  • Return shipping service (include your return shipping address, return shipping cost: flat rate of $10 regardless of the number of rolls)
How drop box orders are processed:
  • Once the lab gets your film, your order will be checked in and enter the cue
  • Once in the cue, you will get an invoice via Paypal to pay for your order
  • When the order is complete, the lab will send you a link to download your files and ship the negatives back to you if requested to have them back
  • You can also always pick the negatives up during regular hours after the order is complete

For all of our freinds in Europe and France in particular you should consider using Labo Argentique for all your processing needs!
Click here for more info https://labo-argentique.com/