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    Re: 4x5 Stereographic Camera Project

    For anyone following this build, here is the latest video showing the finished camera and discussing its construction and specifications in detail including a detailed explanation of how lens spacing...
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    Hahaha barefoot always!



    Thank you! Yea the fume box is one of my favorite features. It lets me work with some really cool materials that I otherwise wouldn't be able to manage without it!
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    Here is a quick update on the darkroom. I made some final changes and additions and have gotten everything into place. I also just added a new enlarger (Saunders/LPL 4550XLG with VCCE head) which...
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    Re: 4x5 Stereographic Camera Project

    Just made the second video in the series showing the nearly completed camera: Building a 4x5 Stereo (3D) Camera - Part 2: The Teardown and Build
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    Re: 4x5 Stereographic Camera Project

    Got the body cleaned up. Removed all the glue residue and standard down the body to the clean wood.

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    I also cut two blocks of wood to extend the body on the right and left sides to meet...
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    Re: 4x5 Stereographic Camera Project

    I've got the camera disassembled which has made it much easier to see how it's designed and how I can go about fitting a second back to it with correct alignment and registration.

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    The...
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    4x5 Stereographic Camera Project

    So I've decided to finally build a 4x5 stereographic camera that I've had in the back of my mind for a long while. I've been gathering parts and putting together a plan for the build. For anyone who...
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    Re: My 20x24 Camera Build

    Hahha yea, everything looks miniature next to the giant camera! Back on the shelf are cameras ranging in size and I'm planning to make videos on some of the interesting ones soon :)
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    Re: My 20x24 Camera Build

    Thanks everyone for the warm response! I'm glad that you like the 20x24 and the new YouTube channel! I'm new to the video thing but it's been a fun way to share what I'm working on so I'm glad that...
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    My 20x24 Camera Build

    Hi all,

    I thought some folks here might like to see my 20x24 build. I built the camera during the pandemic and it's just about ready to use. I've been consumed in other projects/ dragging my feet...
  11. Re: Brief overview of the daguerreotype process and an interview with Mike Robinson

    Thanks Oren. And I think the volume issue is your setup. I've tested it on multiple devices and systems and volume is normal on all.



    Thanks Jason. I dug through some notes of yours from a long...
  12. Brief overview of the daguerreotype process and an interview with Mike Robinson

    I spent some time earlier this month up in Toronto at Mike Robinson's daguerreotype studio. We did a three-day 1:1 workshop going deep into the mercurial daguerreotype process to help get me up to...
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    It's taken a little while to get around to making a video to show the finished darkroom but here it is. Everything came out great and I've been using it daily. I'll be making little updates as I go...
  14. Re: Goerz Dogmar exposing unequally (different ISO) across aperture scale

    I was speaking with someone over on Photrio about this and reciprocity was brought up. I didn’t think of this. I think I’m just seeing some significant reciprocity for the paper that I need to work...
  15. Goerz Dogmar exposing unequally (different ISO) across aperture scale

    So Iím seeing something that I donít think Iíve seen before. Iíve been testing a few papers for use in paper negative and direct positive processes. Twice now, Iíve been able to replicate the same...
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    Here’s a quick pic of the water filtration system set up and running like a charm. I’ll post a video with progress updates soon showing how it all works. I have hot and cold water running through...
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    Re: LED darkroom bulbs?

    Thanks all. This is the one I decided on.

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    Itís a 1 watt red led in standard socket size designed to replace ~7 watt bulbs. Most others that I found were 60 watt bulbs which seems...
  18. Re: Filter size of Carl Zeiss Jena Apo-Tessar 60cm F9?

    Thanks for all the replies. Bernice’s note about the aperture slots may solve for what I’m working on. Mine does have the slot so I may be able to make a disk filter and use that. If that fails,...
  19. Filter size of Carl Zeiss Jena Apo-Tessar 60cm F9?

    Can anyone confirm the filter size of the Carl Zeiss Jena Apo-Tessar 60cm F9?
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    LED darkroom bulbs?

    I was just getting ready to order a new red darkroom bulb and saw that there are a lot of red LED bulbs coming up in search results. Is anyone using one of these? Just wondering if they are equally...
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    Re: Sink-level ventilation

    This is cool. Where did you find the low profile wall hoods? Thats what I was looking for initially and was going to get one from Edwards Engineering but after a few follow-ups I never heard back and...
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    Re: Sink-level ventilation

    Yea, a simple fan somewhere in a wall is what most people probably use which gets the job done in terms of removing air but the issue there is that if the fan is behind you on a wall, in the ceiling,...
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    Here is a video update on the sink-level ventilation and why I changed my plans away from the pipe with the holes running the length of the sink. I finished setting up the ventilation blower and...
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    Re: Sink-level ventilation

    I know this thread is quite old but posting here because this was one of the resources that I used when planning my recent darkroom build (discussed in this thread). I opted for the pvc pipe with...
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    Here is another update with videos. I had a chance this morning to upload a couple of videos that I've been putting together to talk about the blower I've chosen to use for the ventilation system....
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    Here's a quick video discussing my plans for the sink ventilation.
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    I don't mind the noise of the pump especially since it's only intermittent. It has a float so activated only when water reaches a certain level and then turns off. In my case, the drain outlet is so...
  28. Determining coverage/image circle of simple lenses

    Iím interested in getting back into a bit of home brew lens experiments using simple lenses (pos minuscus, achromats, etc). Most online suppliers provide basic data like focal length and lens...
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    Here is the Part 2 video.

    I used West Systems epoxy as I mentioned and it worked perfectly. Four to five coats (105 epoxy + 206 Slow Hardener) yields a thick surface that has depth and looks like...
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    Re: Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    Can you share some pics of your print viewing station? I’d love to see and am always looking for ideas as this darkroom comes together.

    And yea, limited space doesn’t really have to be that...
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    Journey to build a new darkroom - Build log

    I'm starting to get back into a number of projects and have been putting off building a proper darkroom since we bought our home in Dec 2019. Now is the time! I'm gonna try to document the build...
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    Re: Intellifaucet models and questions

    Thanks. Yea, sounds like the D250 is what I want.

    Does the Intellifaucet require source water temps 10 degrees cooler and hotter than the minimum and maximum desired temps like other thermostatic...
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    Re: Intellifaucet models and questions

    Thanks everyone. This has been a huge help!

    Can anyone explain the differences between the D250, D375, K250, K375 etc? Looking at the website, it's not very clear what the differences are.
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    Re: Intellifaucet models and questions

    Thanks very much for the follow ups.

    Another question. Regarding the power supply, is it a standard corded adapter that plugs into the wall or does the power require more complicated set up?
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    Re: Intellifaucet models and questions

    I forgot about this. So hot and cold lines require a through-filter each and then the filters output into the hot and cold lines for the Intellifaucet, correct?




    Can you describe what you...
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    Intellifaucet models and questions

    I'm currently building out a darkroom and am interested in potentially installing an Intellifaucet. I have a few questions for those who have installed these and use them.

    To keep the discussion...
  37. 20x24 Changing Tent - Anyone tried one of these?

    I recently saw this and was curious about it quality and practical use. Has anyone using a giant camera tried one of these? They make them up to 20x24 which would be the size Iím interested in but...
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    Re: Packard shutter hole sizing

    Fitting the board isn't an issue. This is for a 20x24 that I've built and I can always change out the board size to fit the shutter if necessary.



    Mechanical vignetting is exactly what I...
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    Packard shutter hole sizing

    Iím getting ready to search for a Packard shutter but would like clarity on how to determine what size hole I need. This will be for a Carl Zeiss Apo-Tessar in barrel which has a 3.5 inch rear...
  40. Re: Help with routing a centered through slot for 20x24 front standard

    A friend with a router table ended up getting back to me. He’s gonna take care of it for me. Thanks for the ideas all but it’s taken care of now.
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