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    Re: Blowing and agitating whites

    If you "settled" on a particular dilution/time/temperature and it is not giving you what you need - change something.
    Better temperature control might help.
    This might help: Beyond Basic...
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    Re: Ilford Rapid Fix considerations

    https://www.largeformatphotography.info/forum/showthread.php?112015-Water-wise-washing

    Might give you some information.

    The soak and dump method has worked for many.
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    Re: CatLABS X FILM 80 MKII now available in 8X10

    Made contact to ask about 5x7.

    "At the moment we do not have plans to do this, but could entertain a special order of 20 or more packs.

    Best regards,

    Omer Hecht"
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    Re: Hallway from DR to Studio

    I feel sorry for the relatives when you take the dirt nap.
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    Re: Help me choose 4x5 camera to buy in 2022

    "One can never own too many Deardorffs", Tillman Crane
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    Re: safe haven for tiny formats

    Checking online auction and sale sites these Concord Church Keys are going for a 100-200 dollars.

    Better keep a close eye on it.
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    Re: safe haven for tiny formats

    Tin Can, I like the Concorde Church Key.
    Considering the flight cost it much be one of the most expensive around.
  8. Re: "Poll" Question: Do you use a footswitch for your enlarger?

    Not on the enlarger, but on the green safelight for developing negatives by inspection. Makes it easy to use. Timing is not with any glowing timer but with a music CD made with voice timing letting...
  9. Re: Paper recommendations for Portfolio of color digital prints?

    If you live anywhere near a good Photo store that handles digital printers and papers, check with them. Most likely they will have sample images printed on various papers.
    Some I know of will allow...
  10. Re: Gallery owner arrested for forged and stolen Ansel Adams photographs

    So, is this actually worse than Thomas Kinkade "Limited Edition" of over 34,000 of one painting - signed with ink with one drop of his blood in the vat so he can claim he signs them with his DNA?
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    Re: Emulsion Magazine

    Lots of excuses - but no money paid back?
  12. Re: F/9.0 lenses, what's your tips/trick for better viewing?

    https://www.fenixlighting.com/products/fenix-tk35ue-v2-flashlight

    One of these can help even in daylight. A lot of power and you can often see reflected light from what you are trying to focus on...
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    Re: Large Format Landscapes

    If one gets a 47-75 wide angle for 4x5 will it give a full image circle on 5x7 or 8x10 film?
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    Re: Focus Magazine scam ?

    Do a search of Spivak - and draw your own conclusions. Good idea for a magazine, but there is history to consider.
  15. Re: Shanghai B & W film - Annual LF and ULF sheet film Campaign 2019

    Any history of mis-cut sheets in 5x7?
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    Re: Thoughts on the Nikkor T 360/500/720 set?

    Seeing 8x10 contact prints from Ilford FP4+ shot with the 720 Nikkor Tele - the lens covers and the corners look fine. Image was combines in a wheat field from a hilltop more than 1/4 mile away....
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    Re: The beginnings of yet another darkroom

    Why not a removable cover/light baffle over the window?
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    Re: Aerial Image Copyright

    If you hire it done be sure to include a clause that says "Work for Hire". Spell it out so you own copyright - otherwise you don't. (USA)
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    Re: Dry Plate Availability

    On glass for the plates. Check with Picture Framing Supply houses. Pre-cut sizes in bulk are often lower priced than a regular glass company.
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    Re: Unidentified Problem - Need Help!

    If you do go the patch route it would pay to learn "The Morley Baer Wrap" for the camera. Baer was using an older 8x10 with a lot of light leaks in the bellows. He would focus, compose and before...
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    Re: California - October 2022

    Drew wrote: "As far as aboriginal uses of the land goes, that was a specialty field of mine going clear back to at least 18,000 yrs ago."

    Just how old are you, really?
  22. Thread: Digital IR

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    Re: Digital IR

    If one is getting a Digital for IR work and planning on B&W final images only does it make more sense to get a 720 or 830 conversion? Or a lower one and then process using a program like Silver Efex...
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    Re: post your trees!

    Do you think retired US Professional Football Player believes we have enough photos of Trees?
  24. Re: [Newcomer] How should I measure exposure for nighttime portraits?

    If you are doing portraits why not a meter reading of the facial skin and expose for Zone VI - or a bit less for darker skin - then let the rest fall where they may.

    Do a few tests before you get...
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    Re: Pet Pictures, Any Format.

    My Uncle took this one of two of our dogs. Miss Jessie, the Puppy Princess chases Weegee the Famous in the snow.

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  26. Re: 60 Rare Authentic Native American Photos You Must See Before You Die

    On the Reservation nearest us there is still a FREE PELTIER sign along the main road as you drive through it.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonard_Peltier

    Still a lot of resentment over his...
  27. Re: 60 Rare Authentic Native American Photos You Must See Before You Die

    You guys.
    Why not get right in with the Indians with a job at a PowWow.

    https://uttc.edu/2022/08/03/temporary-powwow-security-30-positions-closes-august-17-2022-at-500-pm/
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    Re: Faulty Light Meter

    Have you replaced the battery? Try a new one before you send it off - and clean the contacts for it before you install it. Maybe... it is that simple?
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    Re: Any advice on cutting your own museum glass?

    Before you start cutting inspect the glass very carefully for imperfections, bubbles, etc. Museum glass does have some at times and if you see it before cutting you might avoid a final piece with an...
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    Posting - message about "leave the page"?

    When posting lately I am getting a message of "are you sure you want to leave the page". If I check YES it goes back to what I was posting/answering and then I get the message I have already posted....
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    Re: post alternative techniques

    Any problems with cracking or peeling from the glass after some time has passed?
    Have seen Carbon prints on metal and all have eventually had problems. Seems the expansion/contraction of the metal...
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    Re: Greetings from the Maritime Alps

    Thank you for the information. Appreciate it.


    Are your Spaghetti farms more productive than those over the border in Switzerland? ;-) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8scpGwbvxvI

    Hope your...
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    Re: Greetings from the Maritime Alps

    I have one question concerning Italy - specifically Italian food.
    What was "Italian Food" before Marco Polo brought Pasta back from his trips to China?
  34. Re: Portable Solution to Make Overhead (90) Photographs

    Won't a Ries platform head work?
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    Re: Southern Yosemite Highway 41 closed

    Which puts out more air pollution, the jets or the prop jobs?
  36. Re: Seeking Advice on Waterproofing Custom Built Wood Trays

    Rubber shower pan liner pushed in place and folded over the sides works - also for a full sink.

    Sheets of plastic work. Lay it in, fill the tray and empty later and throw it out as it wears.
  37. Re: is there work arounds for missing retaining rings?

    If using a wood lens board you can cut it very close and thread the lens into it as if it were machined for the job.
  38. Re: How to finish, wash and dry fibre paper prints for exhibition and sale

    You might check out Renaissance Wax. Some use it and others don't. Try some on a print and compare to the same print without it. Only way to know if it is for you is to try some.
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    Re: Large Format Landscapes

    If I crop just below the far shore I like it a lot better.
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    Re: What film to use for first test shots

    Use the film you plan on using for your "serious work".

    It will help you getting used to how it handles and help you hone your skills as you do so with the benefit of quality should you come up...
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