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    Re: Shooting in burn areas

    John, Hiking/ski poles would most definitely help. They do make a difference in that they help you maintain balance over your feet, no matter howgood your footwear.
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    Re: safe haven for tiny formats

    Wow. Very nice JWebb.
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    Re: Large Format Landscapes

    Alan 35cm x 60cm is a print size approximately 14" x 24"(2nd photo). The Windmill print says 20"x24" print. FB is fiber-based silver gelatin paper, rather than RC (resin coated). I'm not sure...
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    Re: Tiny Format Portraits

    A simply beautiful portrait Pedro.
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    Re: Making Adox Poly Warmtone

    That's quite a teaser, considering B&H hasn't had any Adox for months. Forte Polywarmtone & Fortezo were favourite papers. The highlight separation was so good. All I have left if maybe 20sheets of...
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    Re: Affordable 8x10: Any Other Game than Intrepid?

    Peter, "Some rather spurious arguments are being floated here."
    You are really saying that there are opinions that differ from yours & they are invalid.

    "spu·ri·ous
    not being what it purports...
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    Re: Affordable 8x10: Any Other Game than Intrepid?

    Maybe so, but this is a small forum. For those who don't know Kumar or haven't been on the Forum long enough to access the Buy/Sell it's price on the street in N America. Regardless, my point...
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    Re: Affordable 8x10: Any Other Game than Intrepid?

    Yes, Current new price in New York....
    https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/search?Ntt=8x10%20toyo%20holder&N=0&InitialSearch=yes&sts=ma
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    Re: Affordable 8x10: Any Other Game than Intrepid?

    It's almost a good camera.
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    Re: Affordable 8x10: Any Other Game than Intrepid?

    I'll start by saying : sperdynamite, Congratulations on the Chamonix. Great choice. I know it will serve you well.
    I agree entirely with Bernice that going cheap on the camera is "penny wise pound...
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    Re: Enlarger Base Height - Beseler 45V-XL

    Salmo, until my last darkroom build (10 yrs) I always used a stand-up work flow. It was a surprise to me what I found to be the advantages: far less bending over, closer to adjust lens, negative...
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    Re: Advice Chamonix vs. Gibellini on 8x10

    Another happy (multiple) Chamonix user & a tip of the hat to Hugo, for first class customer service.
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    Re: Enlarger Base Height - Beseler 45V-XL

    Salmo, That's a great enlarger. In my darkroom (8ft ceiling) I have both a Beseler 45mxt with a Zone VI VC head and a Durst 138 with a colorhead. I work sitting down. My table measures 27" from the...
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    Re: Why not a rangefinder?

    Bob, There are many ways to skin a cat. The OP asked about rangefinders, photographing people (not landscapes or architecture), a 360mm lens, and a rollfilm back all in the first few sentences. ...
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    Re: Why not a rangefinder?

    What Bernice Loui said: "As mentioned many times previously too many focus on the camera alone without consideration to print making or image creation goals. More often than not, the camera is not as...
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    Re: Help me choose a camera to hike 2000+ miles

    What giganova said !
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    Re: Help me choose a camera to hike 2000+ miles

    Yes Vaughn it's a real hardship....
  18. Thread: Dark room Taps

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    Re: Dark room Taps

    Michael, Check out these folks for hardware: https://deltaphotosupplies.com/darkroom---water-temperature-controls.html.
    One of the keys to a working sink is to make the the bottom slope to the...
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    Re: Help me choose a camera to hike 2000+ miles

    Vaughn Beautiful diptych! That's definitely worth bringing a 5"x7" for.
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    Re: Help me choose a camera to hike 2000+ miles

    Superman, you've had lots of great advice here. Your statement here really does point more in the direction of a medium rather than large format camera. With LF, besides the extra weight and...
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    Re: Fiber based paper thoughts

    "Just to add something more useful to the conversation, I got a Seal press just for print flattening about 15 years ago. I don't know why I waited so long to get that. Of every way I had tried to...
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    Re: safe haven for tiny formats

    Beautiful photo Ken Lee. Paris offers such a feast for the eye. I always enjoy going back there.
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    Re: Fiber based paper thoughts

    Curling is in the nature of fibre-based papers, regardless of maker. As has been pointed out. Once dry, there are ways to flatten a dry print. Tin Can has a really good point here. Ilford has become...
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    Re: Adox paper unavailable?

    JMO B&H may 'list it' but they have none in stock. All the fine print says: backordered, special order, or discontinued.....
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    B&H is out of stock and even before the lockdown, their special orders were taking much longer than the 2-4 weeks they advertise. Freestyle has quite a few in stock:...
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    Re: What did you compose at Waters Edge?

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49853253242_60a180c721_z.jpg[url=https://flic.kr/p/2iXmXk1] [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/156629749@N02/]
    Deardorff 5x7, Dagor 8 1/4", FP4+, print on Foma...
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    Re: Tiny Format Portraits

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49852416548_dd3fbdfe07_z.jpg[/url] [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/156629749@N02/]

    Ilford Delta 100, Leica w Noctilux 50.Print on Fortezo G3. I balanced the...
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    Re: 4x5 Starter Lens

    We must live in different universes Giganova. I don't own a lens new enough to have that info engraved on it. From the dark ages one learned that Leitz summicrons (35 & 50) were E39 and classic...
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    Re: safe haven for tiny formats

    203043 Rolleiflex, Ilford Pan F in Pyrocat HD, printed on Forte Polywarmtone in Ethol LPD
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    Re: 4x5 Starter Lens

    Giganova, Why do you find it odd? Off hand, I can't think of a 35mm or med format maker that does...
    But almost any one can be googled if you have the focal length & max aperture.
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    Re: 4x5 Starter Lens

    Giganova, I may have mentioned this one over at Rff, I used a Congo 120 on my 5x7 before i got a wide angle Dagor. This one's worth a try because it is in the last series (all-black) Copal shutter....
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    Re: Interested in 4 x 5

    Going back to the very first post. I'm sure you can get started for $750, but it's equally worth considering the cost of consumables in the entire project when 100 sheets of Tmax costs $300...or FP4...
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    Re: Interested in 4 x 5

    bbqguy. Unlike rollfilm cameras where each camera has proprietary lenses, on LF cameras you can use lenses by a variety of makers, or from different eras of lens design. Google is your friend. ...
  34. Re: Back to LF Photo - advice on focusing screens

    Brian, I think holding off is a good idea. It's a fair bet you're overthinking things. Although I put a Maxwell screen in my '58 Rolleiflex, for years I used a '38 Deardorff with its original...
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    Re: safe haven for tiny formats

    Thank you, Peter & Ulophot.
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    Re: safe haven for tiny formats

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49757927597_062037bb18_c.jpgunnamed-7 by [url=https://www.flickr.com/photos/156629749@N02/[/url], on Flickr

    Rolleiflex T, Kodak Tri-X, Foma Variant lll St...
  37. Re: Defend the Darkroom: interview with Sandy King

    Fine image Sandy. Thanks for all your work on staining developers & for the Pyrocat formula. I look forward to listening to the interview
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    Re: Tiny Format Portraits

    Beautiful portrait beautiful light Peter
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    Re: March Portraits

    They're all very fine, but i especially like the bottom one. The OOF background really lends something to the photo
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    Re: How do you like your Chamonix 57Fs-2 ?

    Tommy if i read your question correctly the answer is yes. The 57n is a 5x7 camera 200733. Because it's small and light it is designed in landscape orientation & you have to flip the camera...
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