Independent Photo - IPS Q.C. Quality Monitoring Service


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C-41 Chemicals for Colenta Minilabs 

C-41 Chemicals for  Minilabs 

C-41 Kodak Control Strips


IPS has developed a custom built Quality Control Monitoring Service and already provides Q.C. process control for over 200 Independent Photo Minilabs Australia wide.

Unlike other major suppliers
who have taken the emphasis away from Q.C. Monitoring Support, IPS maintains that the Monitoring of Photographic processes is now even more critical, as it:

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  • Saves Money by reducing Print & Chemical Waste
  • Saves Time in faster colour & density matching of reprints
  • Is vital to True Consistent Quality
  • Emphasises the ‘Point of Difference' of using a Owner Operated Minilab & shows Market Differentiation against Mass Merchant's cut price photofinishing


IPS QC Trusted Service is provided at No Additional Expense for all users of CPAC/ Champion Quality Chemistry as supplied by Independent Photographic Supplies Pty Ltd (iPhoto)

Champion C-41 Single Part (SP) Non Dangerous Goods (Non DG) Chemistry:

  • iPhoto are the exclusive Distributers of Champion Brand Chemistry suitable for all C-41 Colour Film Processors on the Market. Champion has pioneered a Non Dangerous Goods (Non DG) C-41 Film Processing Chemistry, which is unique in the World as it is also a Single Part Chemistry (SP) meaning that it comes in a ‘Non DG’ Liquid Concentrate ready to Dilute with Water only for use.

  • iPhoto are fully accredited to Import and Supply our Brand of Champion Photo Chemistry in the Photographic Market in Australia and New Zealand for the last 20 years and is actually the preferred the Market Leader due to these Technical USP’s and our strong Supply Chain straight from the Factory.

IPhoto offers fast and valid responses directly to the Photolab via email (including Q.C. Graphs and recommended actions if required), this maintains consistently high standards and processing records, whilst identifying potential trouble spots which can act upon to prevent production loss and customer dissatisfaction.

All IPS Technical Sales Representatives are copied in on the email reports and will follow up with technical visits to the lab concerned as required. We want to give maximum assurance that you will have quality, trouble free processing with the benefits of economical photo production.

Once the Process Control Strips are processed in your lab simply identify the mailing envelope with your shop stamp and send to the IPS Trusted Q.C. Monitoring Location as indicated below.


Catalogue Number Description Pack Size
QC41-QC 1803709 - Kodak C-41 Film Control Strips 35mm x100Ft. 100ft Roll (100 Strips)
 399010  CN16 CONTROL STRIP BX 30  Box of 30 Strips
QCRA-4-25 8982746 - Kodak RA-4 Paper Control Strips 25 Strips/ Pkt.

IPS Q.C. Monitoring Service Addresses Attn. Contact Phone # Email Address
P.O. Box 183 , Lower Plenty VIC 3093 Mr. David Slade (0423) 775 150 Email Form

Contact your local Independent Photographic Supplies Technical Sales Agent – See Contact Map for detail