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    Laptop and Photoshop?

    You may want to check out this thread in the photo.net forum for some reasons that ColorSync make a mac worthwhile.

    I would stick with a desktop system given the choice, but leaving the Mac...
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    ADMIN: WHAT'S NEXT ON THE LF PAGE ?

    I'd be extremely interested in both reading and contributing to travel reports. I'm also very interested in the idea of objective surveys and reviews.

    Great ideas.
  3. Kodak drops T-Max 100 4x5 Readyloads

    To me, the availability of Quick/Ready-load format isn't a reason in itself to use a film. It's just a nice option for films I already like to use. If you could have the B&W emulsion of your choice...
  4. Lithium battery in Pentax Digital Spotmeter?

    I've been using a lithium (Eveready, with the red end cap - sorry, don'thave the exact model num,ber handy) for about a year with no ill effects. My exposures seem acurate, even in subfreezing...
  5. Shooting Velvia...the proper exposure

    Don't forget the poor man's ND Grad - dodging and burning in camera!
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    Pentax Digital Spotmeter

    Ross Said:Has anyone experienced the following with a Pentax Digital Spot : On some readings, not always the same, the LEDs begin to flash periodically and rapidly, about 5-7 times per second. The ...
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    Kelty and |Gregory Backpacks

    I'm about to leave for a seven-day backpacking trip with a fairly new Gregory Palisade backpack. My Wisner , light meter, anda couple of lenses fit snugly in the bottom 'sleeping bag' pocket.

    I...
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    Digital darkroom

    warning...blatant opinion to follow....

    Digital is simply another printing process. You can duplicate many of the techniques used in the color darkroom using digital techniques, and there are...
  9. Amount of Sheet Film for One Day Field Trips?

    I've got a similar question/dilemma coming up. doing a 50+ mile hike over a week at Evolution basin and I'm trying to decide how to split my Velvia/Tmax budget.

    Along with my Tech. expedition...
  10. Resolution increases with print size?

    Hmmmm...back to the vision thing.

    I'd never thought of this before...perhaps it was a bit myopic of me (ha ha).

    I can 'close focus' my eyes to about two-and-a-half inches in stereo. Luckily...
  11. Resolution increases with print size?

    I'm 28, and don't have corrected vision. I make sharp photographs without focussing aids like loupes regularly. I haven't had my vision tested in the past ten years, but I have been known to freak...
  12. Resolution increases with print size?

    O.K., just got out of the darkroom, where I tried a couple of things. FYI, my enlarging lens is a 150mm Schneider Componon-S.

    <ol> <li>Printed at 16, same neg, same paper (Zone VI Brilliant ...
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    where can i see your work?

    Here. I've quite a few new things that aren't up there, as I don't own a scanner.
  14. Resolution increases with print size?

    This might seem like a dumb question, but I'm honestly a bit stymied.

    I've been shooting large format for just under three years now, first with a Cro wn Graphic and now with a Wisner Traditional...
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    HOW DOES PHOTOGRAPHY WORK?

    HOW DOES PHOTOGRAPHY WORK?

    It doesn't. At least, not when you need it to.
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    Caltar compact lenses

    Aw, gee, that makes me feel great. Thanks for the compliment, Darron.

    In my personal experience, this Caltar has probably been the best deal I've ever gotten from Calumet. It is still available...
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    Readyloads in Quickload Holder

    Kodak emulsions/enveloped will not work in the Fuji holder. Fuji quickload envelopes can be used carefully and sucessfully with the Kodak holder. My experience and rationale for my choice of holder...
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    Airport X-Rays and precious film!

    Kevin:

    First of all, pros shooting for Nat'l Geo shoot 35mm, and those canisters are easier to hand-inspect at the carry-on baggage station. You are shoting large format. Put yourself in the...
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    readyloads vs filmholders

    While I haven't had considerable experience with ReadyLoads yet, I've done some testing, and I find that many of the complaints out there regarding the system may be traced back to unclear...
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    Film holder repair

    Err on the side of caution. I know budgets these days are tight, but get a new holder, or temporarily repair the holder with gaffer's tape. In my experience, if light is shining through any part of...
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    Technidol/4X5 Tech Pan in Jobo

    I apologize for the error.

    Not: "Using Kodak's standard Technidol dilution for 4X5 (which is 1/2 of the dilution for roll film)"

    But:

    Using Kodak's standard Technidol dilution for 4X5...
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    Technidol/4X5 Tech Pan in Jobo

    While this question deals with darkroom procedures, it is unique to large format , hence my posting here. While the archives have many helpful posts and answers on Tech Pan development i n roll form,...
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    Digital printing

    I apologize for the incorrect URL in my last posting.

    Calypso's URL is http:// www.calypsoinc.com

    -D
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    Digital printing

    Calypso Imaging, in Santa Clara, CA has just acquired a LightJet 5k, and they are serious about color fidelity. If they are in your area, you may wish to give them a call or check thier website....
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