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    Re: Linhof Serial Numbers

    Thank you!
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    Re: Linhof Serial Numbers

    Could I please get the date for Master Tech # 6455127?
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    Re: Caltar II-N 210mm f5.6 aperture scale help

    Good to know. Thank you!
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    Re: Caltar II-N 210mm f5.6 aperture scale help

    It's actually a Linhof Symmar from 1960 or so. Would that still work?
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    Re: Caltar II-N 210mm f5.6 aperture scale help

    Ah, that makes sense. I'll try it out and see what I get. Thank you!
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    Re: Caltar II-N 210mm f5.6 aperture scale help

    Yes, which is how I calculated a different f-stop for each focal length even though the aperture diameter was the same. N = f/D
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    Re: Caltar II-N 210mm f5.6 aperture scale help

    I'm curious about this too. I have the same shutter with the same markings, with matching 210/6.8 lens cells. BUT, I sometimes stick my orphaned Symmar 150/5.6 cells in the shutter.

    I had been...
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    Re: Ilford FP4 Plus 125 developing help

    What is your development time for HC-110B with this? I've found I have to stick to the low end of the recommended range.
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    Re: Chamonix 4x5 Bellows

    I have a Chamonix 045n-2 and use a Caltar 75mm f/6.8 on a flat board. I get full movement out of the universal bellows, but I need to check carefully at full shift to make sure a stray pleat isn't...
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    Re: Epson V700 problems

    Guess I should have remembered that site. Thank you!
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    Re: Epson V700 problems

    Did you happen to save a copy of that file? The link is now 404 and I can't find another copy anywhere.
  12. Re: New to LF: Need help troubleshooting these negatives

    The dark triangle in the corners is from the film getting pinched by the funnel lid in the 2-reel Paterson tank. It happened with every single sheet I did before I switched to the 3-reel tank. I feel...
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    Re: Linhof Serial Numbers

    Hello, could you please look up a Tech IV with serial #70572? Thank you!
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    Re: DIY Summer Water Chiller Design Wanted

    Randy, you might want to consider making your own coil out of soft copper tubing like this:
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    Re: Scratched Sekonic L758 Light Meter Screen

    I put a serious gouge in my Swatch walking past a nail sticking out of a wall. 1500 grit sandpaper followed up with a toothpaste polish and it looks brand new again. Of course a friend with a similar...
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    Re: Tank top fix? super glue?

    Super glue outgasses, which may interfere with processing chemicals. I've managed to fix a few PVC / ABS plastic pieces by using a cheap soldering iron as a welding stick.
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    Re: Lines on the side of the holder flap.

    When I had that happen a few years ago, I found pinhole light leaks in the tape that acts as the flap hinge. I replaced the tape with black gaffer tape (the real stuff that costs $20 a roll) and it...
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    Re: Reciprocity of Fomapan or Arista Ultra

    I forget where I found these corrected times. These were advertised for Arista EDU 200, which I successfully used despite the fact that the film in the 200 box was actually Arista EDU 100. I'm almost...
  19. Re: Ilford - new reciprocity failure compensation factors

    Could the other variables include environmental factors like the spectral qualities of the light being captured?
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    Re: DIY light-tight material for bellows

    What about the material from a film changing bag?
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    Re: line across the negative scanned

    It always shows up as a dark line for me on my V700 when viewed as inverted (positive).
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    Re: Combi Plan vs SP-445

    I got the tank for free from some guy in NYC and don't know where the tank came from. It's one shot developer and I wear gloves, so it's no big deal. Thank you though.
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    Re: Combi Plan vs SP-445

    I only use the Combiplan for developing x-ray film because it tends to leak from where the lid meets the tank. I haven't found a solution for this yet.
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    Re: Tripod Head for Linhof Master Classic?

    I've been very happy with a Manfrotto geared head:
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    Re: Use of X-ray film: technical discussion with example images

    Sandy Hook, NJ. Overcast. Half speed blue, rated at 125. HC-110 B for 7 minutes.

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    For fun, comparison to FP4+ at 100% 2400 dpi V700 scan:

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    Re: LF permitted at Greewood Cemetery Brooklyn?

    We welcome and encourage you to take photos of Green-Wood. If you are posting them on Instagram, tag us with the hashtag #greenwoodcemetery or post to our Facebook page, The Green-Wood Cemetery,...
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    Re: 2017 Solar Eclipse

    Don't forget that there's another eclipse in the continental US on April 8, 2024, if you happen to screw anything up.
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    Re: Help with Calumet 540(?) screw replacement

    I always thought the male/female designation for fittings was a bit crude, but those are actually called sex bolts? I had no idea!
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    Re: Help with Calumet 540(?) screw replacement

    Without a picture of the screw I can only speculate, but it's probably a type of machine screw. I was able to match a screw from a 60 year old Graflex back at Fastenal a few years ago. Their online...
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    Re: Best tutorial for color negative scanning

    Technical deficiencies aside, it's still a good introduction to the adjustments available in Epson Scan and some things to pay attention to. With any luck OP won't just follow the directions exactly...
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    Re: Post your (LF) trains!

    Thanks... I was running from my car to get the sun just before it went below the mountains to the west and I missed it. I decided to take a shot anyway and was happy with what came out.
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    Re: Post your (LF) trains!

    CAGX 1134, outskirts of Denver. Chamonix 045n-2, Caltar 75mm, Portra 400.

    https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8816/29436705784_decf0e65cb_c.jpg
    64th Ave by Doug Ensel, on Flickr
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    Re: Best tutorial for color negative scanning

    I still recommend Alex Burke's tutorial to the OP as they have stated that they are new to C-41 and maybe aren't ready to be concerned with "a non color managed gamma 1.8 choice" and presumably don't...
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    Re: Best tutorial for color negative scanning

    I like Alex Burke's guide to scanning negatives on an Epson V700:

    http://www.alexburkephoto.com/blog/2013/06/02/scanning-and-editing-color-negative-film
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    Re: post your urban landscapes

    Thank you (if you are indeed referring to my post). I used a 75mm Caltar II-N 6.8 MC, with Ilford FP4 and a B+W 10 stop ND filter.
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    Re: post your urban landscapes

    https://c1.staticflickr.com/4/3947/32952438120_87d86d676d_z.jpg
    Fishs Eddy by Doug Ensel, on Flickr
  37. Thread: post your trees!

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    Re: post your trees!

    https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5657/22783418444_d0a1c7f8f2_c.jpg

    Linhof Technika IV + 75mm Caltar II-N f/6.8 MC

    Kodak Portra 160 + Tetenal C-41 Press Kit
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    Re: Epson V700 banding noise

    I think you already figured out the problem. The effect is the same with underexposed / underdeveloped negatives. The scanning software is trying to turn an improperly exposed photograph into...
  39. Thread: Processing C41

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    Re: Processing C41

    The Jobo/Tetenal kit recommends a one minute presoak. I was under the impression that this was to bring the tank and film up to the proper temperature. I haven't tried processing C41 without the...
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    Re: Linhof Technika IV + 75 mm shifting question

    Well, if anyone with the same question finds this thread via Google, it is possible to modify this replaceable piece to overcome the design flaw that conflicts with the use of a 75 mm lens with no...
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