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    Re: Marble caverns

    4x5" or 5x7" fixed camera. 3D-printed Willtravel with 65 or 58mm. Cambo or Plaubel. Whatever fit your wallet. If you still will use 8x10", put the back on a rigid body, and use a an angled...
  2. Re: Advice regarding lens choice. Fuji vs Rodenstock

    You believe you will not see any difference, except when buying filters. Make sure you can return the lens in case seller has put in wrong shutter or wrong back cell. I was surprised to find my Apo...
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    Re: source of new shutters

    Skgrimes.com made me adapter rings for my Ilex #5 so I can mount achromat close-up filters behind to have a "cheap" Kodak Portrait lens, and both front and back to have a soft aplanat.

    Big...
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    Re: source of new shutters

    I believe most of these are still working: https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=m4084.l1313&_nkw=Nikkor-W+ Everything for the oil industry has to be explotion proof, so I can't think...
  5. Re: Tape for replacing film holder hinge flaps?

    That was also my belief, I sold a 8x10" holder to a man in need and got a claim a few months later due to light leak through the tape in the wooden holder. It might be the holder had a special...
  6. Re: Durst CLS 1840 Color Enlarger Rewire Question

    More like T-ford with a Tesla Truck ;) They will both carry 2 pigs and a barrel, but Tesla has air conditioning. It's my belief you don't need the halogen unless doing colour. Heiland makes them, but...
  7. Re: Durst CLS 1840 Color Enlarger Rewire Question

    I would avoid the heat and the fan and put in dimmable LEDs. They can be dimmed in at least 3 ways, variable voltage, limiting the current (but if one LED break, the others will get more and by...
  8. Re: Some naive questions about helicoid focusing for large-format

    f22 for hyperfocal equals 4mm extension in focus difference. Is that how much you focus? Google the Linhof DOF scale chart for 4x5". The 1:○○ is for hyperfocal work.
  9. Re: Schneider 90mm F5.6 Super Angulon XL covers whole plate?

    This has been discussed before, and it seems to cover https://www.largeformatphotography.info/forum/showthread.php?39981-Schneider-S-A-90mm-XL-f5-6-and-Whole-Plate-Format
    The link to the group is...
  10. Re: Kodak Master View 8x10 GG problem and replacement

    Clean off and put on new decals? https://www.ebay.com/itm/HOT-1mm-Striping-Tape-Line-Thread-Nail-Art-Tips-DIY-Sticker-Decals-Decor-Rolls/273923692743?

    Big Wehman, Toyo 5x7" and a small Chamonix
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    Re: Chamonix 45-N2

    I move the bellows out of the way, first by pushing it on the outside of the back of lens, then by taping it to the front standard. Yes, it can be a hassle, but I use the camera I have. Please show a...
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    Re: Easy Testing Used LF Lenses?

    I test side-by-side lenses of same focal length. This way, my 300mm Apo-Ronar MC got a rest while waiting for a new back cell, while the single coated Copy-Claron with some scratches would come with...
  13. Re: Thoughts About Schneider 240mm f/5.5 Tele Arton in Compur 0 Shutter?

    Take a look at the Fujinon 250mm f6.3. Supposed to cover 5x7", and the reviews are mostly ok

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  14. Re: Opinion About FotodioX Pro Right Angle View Finder Hood for 4x5 Linhof Cameras

    Yes, that was my thought too, the same can be said for the Linhof, I suppose. I see the Cambo and Toyo are of other design, maybe those could fit the reviewer better ;)

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  15. Re: Opinion About FotodioX Pro Right Angle View Finder Hood for 4x5 Linhof Cameras

    One review here: https://www.amazon.com/Fotodiox-Finder-Viewfinder-Magnifying-Eyepiece/product-reviews/B00DBEQPV0

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    Re: Light trap foam thickness, Sinar Norma?

    Something like this? https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Scapa-Black-Single-Sided-Foam-Tape-3mm-Thick-Available-in-12mm-25mm-50mm-Width/121812697370?

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  17. Re: First Forey Into 8x10 Format/ Intrepid 8x10 Camera

    I had a look at a new Intrepid 8x10". Looking nice, but for me the lack of bail arm is a no go. Maybe one stainless steel can be copied from my Wehman camera and put in afterwards. I intend to look...
  18. Re: Fresnel screen focus distance is different from ground glass

    There is only three things that are crucial, the same plane of focus between film and ground glass, darkness, and no moving of camera from focusing to exposure. Time to to repair. Ask them (Chamonix)...
  19. Re: Fresnel screen focus distance is different from ground glass

    This is reported and was upgraded on the N2, and one of the reasons why a bought a N2 instead. Google it and read the "fix" http://www.chamonixviewcamera.com/cameras/45n2

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  20. Re: Compur Electronic 3 shutter - what could go wrong?

    I had a Compur electronic #3 on my Symmar 300mm. For battery, I found a 4.5 volt on ebay with correct dimensions. Do not know how long it lasted, as I sold the lens.

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    Re: Nikkor M 450 F9 - Question

    Yes, why not? Just had a look at an exhibition where some landscapes I liked where done with a single element glass while most of the portraits where done with a Darlot no 4. And the toned cyanotypes...
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    Re: Nikkor M 450 F9 - Question

    If you need shorter focal length, add a close-up filter on your 450mm. Without enlarging, any would do, costing just more than a coke bottle bottom. Add a +1 and resulting focal length will be ca...
  23. Re: What lens to get for most shallow depth of field on 4x5?

    I have a 150mm Xenar D f3.5 If you need shorter focal length, it is possible to add a close-up filter. The Nikon and Canon are best

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    Re: Seeking Advice for 4x5 Handheld Camera

    I got a Chinese 4x5" version of the Alpa 12 SWA with 30mm rise. Original ment for the 58mm XL, but I bought a lens in too big shutter, so I am using a 65mm Grandagon. Both 4x5" and roll film holders...
  25. Thread: Euro trip

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    Re: Euro trip

    The fjords might have details in shaddows and snowcovered tops in the sun, but I would go for provia. Large format film is avaible in Oslo, Bergen and Trondheim

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    Re: Working with Carbon Fiber

    In my Wehman 8x10", both bed and standards have parts made of pcb-board material. Not so light, but nearly as stiff. Old furniture parts made of teak is also stiff, both front and back standard...
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    Re: Durst Laborator 184 --Help!!

    Agree, except if you have 5x3W of LED with most of the heat going up, instead of 100s of W going through filters.

    Big Wehman, Toyo 5x7" and a small Chamonix
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    Re: Durst Laborator 184 --Help!!

    240 to 115 volt supply is common. Just has to be big enough, and not to big. Connections can be moved over. Available on rs-online from 25VA to 50kVA.
    Sorry, mine is B&W: cold head with two small...
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    Re: Durst Laborator 184 --Help!!

    240 to 115 volt supply is common. Just has to be big enough, and not to big. Connections can be moved over. Available on rs-online from 25VA to 5kVA

    Big Wehman, Toyo 5x7" and a small Chamonix
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    Re: Durst Laborator 184 --Help!!

    If the Durst is used for b&w only (I suspect not), skip the fan, use a normal timer, a correct power supply and LEDs, either 5m of strips inside a tube or cone or a roof fixture of correct diameter....
  31. Thread: Oslo

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    Re: Oslo

    Where to get 135-film in Oslo: Japan Photo at Jernbanetorget and Bogstadveien, Fotophono at Sandakerveien, Studio Technika at G÷teborggata (pro-lab, also 120 and large format) Oslofoto at M°llergata...
  32. Thread: Oslo

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    Re: Oslo

    Still wonderful even in rain or night-time. Hundreds of naked sculptures in all aspects of age. My favorites are on each end of the bridge, 10m above. The Folkemuseum with lots of old buildings and...
  33. Re: Looking to get into IR goggles to help me with my film handling

    Sorry, have only given it thoughts. Whatever fits your budget and is light tight. The alternative is to use ortho film. With red LED strips, it's amazing what amount of light you can use without...
  34. Re: Looking to get into IR goggles to help me with my film handling

    For close-up use a close-up filter. For IR light, use led strips with power, or alternative ready made...
  35. Re: I'm new to LF photography. Which of my 7 LF lenses are worth keeping/worth sellin

    Be careful trying to mount the 360!
    A friend tested my 360mm Nikkor without success, so I doubt you can. As you always can crop later, it's not a big loss.

    Big Wehman, Toyo 5x7" and a small...
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    Re: Exercising a Stored Lens

    Test the all the shutter speed with "Shutter-speed" app, if only to know the deviation. My fastest shutter was with a 180 or 210mm Fujinon-W, now sold. All other shutters fastest speed could be...
  37. Re: Fujinon C 300mm f8.5 with 49mm filter thread

    My Nikkor-W 210mm in black Copal #1 has 77mm filter. Spec says 67mm, but I have seen it on ebay with 77mm with shining rim compur. Compared to Symmar-S, it behaves much nicer on the edges, and I can...
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    Re: Soft Focus Lens With Shutter for Zone VI 4x5

    Buy the biggest, cheapest shutter you can fit, preferably with a lens. That could be a 240mm f5.6 from Nikkor, Symmar-S or (Apo-)Sironar-N in a Copal #3. Ask Skgrimes.com for one or two rings to fit...
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    Re: Choosing macro lens for 8x10

    This is good to read. I have stopped using single coating process lenses thinking bad reflexes was the rule. Wish I had examples.

    Big Wehman, Toyo 5x7" and a small Chamonix
  40. Re: Thinking of buying this for Macro photography

    If Pepper No 30 is on 8x10", and 3:1 scale, it would be like a 210mm on 35mm film. You have to try it to see believe it ;) Have not tested, only done the math: 35*2=70mm at 1:1. 3*70=210mm

    Big...
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