fromex true black and white

TRUE B&W photographic Prints from film or digital

Welcome to Fromex True Black & White Printing

We are following the State of California directive and our doors are closed to walk-in clients, but we are working in the lab and  the processors are running.
Click on the “Order Prints” button above to order . Click on “Black & White Prints from Film"”  to download an order form and free shipping label to mail us film. We have a DropBox outside our door (10am-5pm) for local customers to drop off orders.
Orders can be picked up curbside or mailed to you.

Black & White prints from digital

Order True Black & White prints online

Just click on the green "ORDER PRINTS" button to start your online order form digital files or click on the link above go to our Black & White online ordering instruction page to upload your images direct to our servers. It's fast and easy. Most orders are ready for pick-up or shipped from our lab within 24 hours.

Black & White prints from film

black and white film developing

Mail order film processing

Ship your film to us for FREE! Our B&W film processing mail order service is fast and simple, just click on the link above for more information including to obtain the order forms, mailing label, and mailing instructions. Most orders are ready for pick-up or shipped from our lab within 24 hours. All prices are on the Order form.

Order Color prints

If you want to order color prints along with your B&W prints, visit our Fromex Photo & Digital website at to order from our online X-Wire order page.​

Film processing color print or slide film

If you want to send color print or slide film along with your B&W film, visit our Fromex Photo & Digital website at for information about mail order film processing.​

More information about our True Black & White printing services

The place for quality true Black and White prints

Fromex True Black & White is proud to offer true black and white digital prints processed on a dedicated B&W Fuji Frontier laser digital printer. Your digital images will be printed on professional grade Ilford Galerie Digital Silver Black & White RC paper and processed in true black & white chemistry. These prints are not printed on color paper and are not inkjet prints, these are true silver gelatin black & white photographs. Learn about the true black & white printing process.
At Fromex our aim is for everyone to enjoy the finest quality black and white prints on real silver gelatin photographic paper. There is a huge difference between printing on genuine black and white paper and prints made by other methods, yet in most cases customers are never told how their black and white images are printed.
We are able to print from both film or digital files, so however you prefer to shoot your black and white we can provide true black and white prints with a consistent and neutral image tone that will last a lifetime. We offer 4x6, 5x7, 8x10, 10x15 and various other custom sizes of prints in either glossy or pearl finish. Our lab is located in Signal Hill, California for walk-in business anytime; or we can ship to you worldwide.

We guarantee our work. If you are dissatisfied for any reason, just return the order and we will reprint it or refund your money. ​No questions and no excuses!

What some of our recent B&W Customers are saying:

Johnny J. Feb 2020
 Excellent Quality and Service for a Great Price!      I've been looking for a way to get quality film-like prints from digital images, especially black and white since consumer printers just don't come close. Fromex did an excellent job - my digital images look like they were taken on black and white film. The color prints were also first rate. The prices were so good I ordered extras. Turnaround was just a few days.                

Gregory N. - Jan 2020
I demand accurate tonal representation on my black and white prints and Fromex True Black and White has delivered.

Ira S. - Sep 2019
  First class printing.    I was the darkroom printer for the famous portrait photographer Arnold Newman, so I am critical about Black and White. These folks do a great job of printing.          

To see all of the reviews of our True B&W service, click on the TRUSTPILOT logo above.

Ilford Digital Silver Paper