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    Re: Getting rid of tiny white spots

    I also have the experience from time to time, totally random. I use deep tank, one shot dev, one shot citric acid stop and normal fixer but reuse several time. Water is house hold supply through a...
  2. Thread: Lookinglass

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    Lookinglass

    If anyone is familiar with the online magazine Lookinglass (which is excellent) do they know if it is still in existence. I have been trying to renew my subscription but I get no response to my...
  3. Re: NO TRIPODS for photography - but painters easels OK?

    I live in the South of France and we have tripod police too, they tend to be gate keepers on abbies, churchs and public buildings etc. After being told I was unable to use my tripod as it was...
  4. Re: NO TRIPODS for photography - but painters easels OK?

    I modified a hiking stick by drilling a hole down from the top and packing it with a bit of JB Weld, then shoving a piece of 3/8 - 16 threaded brass rod into the hole. Works about as well as any...
  5. Thread: Copal shutter

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    Re: Copal shutter

    Thanks guys. The locator hole is a good idea. It's the first time I have ever seen these locator holes.

    Peter
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    Re: Schneider Apo Symmar 150mm f/5.6

    JoshuaT

    I have the Schneider 150 APO lens and its excellent, in my experience produces very good results. It is small and light and readily available on ebay get one!

    Peter
  7. Thread: Copal shutter

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    Copal shutter

    Suggestions please;

    I have recently purchased a Fujinon W 120mm 5.6 lens (lens description is written on the outside rim of the front element) The shutter is a Copal N0 but an older one, the...
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    Re: Large Format Landscapes

    Jon first time I have seen this vista in color , bravo it is surperb !
  9. Thread: Black Spot

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    Re: Black Spot

    Alexmuir, no corresponding negative defects. The spots appear sometime after processing prints.
    Peter
  10. Thread: Black Spot

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    Re: Black Spot

    Koraks,

    The papers are Ilford FB warmtone and Ilford Art FB , Dev is Tetnal Eukobrom no raw chemicals, this is only Dev I use. My darkroom is full light tight and safe lights tested and ok. So...
  11. Thread: Black Spot

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    Black Spot

    Dear All,

    I have random black spots/ blotches appearing on some of my prints. Not very big approx 2mm in dia and looking like a small ink drop on blotting paper... No particular rhyme nor reason,...
  12. Thread: Workshop 2017

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    Re: Workshop 2017

    Thanks again for the common sense Eric
  13. Thread: Workshop 2017

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    Re: Workshop 2017

    Thanks for the suggestions, I have also found Bruce Barnbaum's w/s schedule too which I believe are excellent.
    Cheers
  14. Thread: Workshop 2017

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    Workshop 2017

    Hello can anyone advise on worthwhile workshops in the Fall of this year where LF is used and there are darkroom facities available and naturally good instruction. I am not inexperienced but work in...
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    Re: Wide-angle Fujinons

    Thanks all and Doremus for your explanations. I have now read Thalmans link and the sub club link. Plenty to digest.
    Thanks again to all who commented
    Peter
  16. Thread: Lens shade

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    Re: Lens shade

    Thanks I have looked at some YouTube demo of the Lee hood and it looks like it will do the job.
    cheers
    Peter
  17. Thread: Lens shade

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    Lens shade

    I am looking for an extending type lens shade for my 4X5 (Arca Swiss Field) is there a generic make which can adapt to any mono rail camera, or do I need to purchase the manufactures model?
    ...
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    Wide-angle Fujinons

    I am looking to purchase a moderate wide lens for 4x5. I have seen some examples of Fujinon lens on ebay - 120mm f8; and the 125mm f5.6. Can anyone with experience of these lens comment on their...
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    Re: Kreuznach Schneider

    Thank you all
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    Kreuznach Schneider

    I am looking to buy a 210mm 5.6F APO Schneider - I notice on auctions sites that some of these lens are labeled: Kreuznach Schneider.... and some just Schneider...

    Is there any difference in...
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    Re: Division of Long exp by short exp

    Thank you all for your input and information.

    Drew - The late Barry Thornton made an image of water flowing over a wall with many high lights, and the repeated short time exposures gave an...
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    Division of Long exp by short exp

    Can anyone assist please.

    If have a metered exposure of f32 at 1 second, but want to make up the 1 second period out of multiple shorter exposures - say 250 second for example. How do I...
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    Re: Arca Swiss bellows extension

    Thanks all very much for the information appreciated, think I will head for the 141/110.

    Peter
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    Arca Swiss bellows extension

    I am looking at buying an Arca Swiss Classic F line 4x5. I am trying to find out if:

    a) The standard bellows with the 141mm standards front and back will allow the use of a 90mm lens without a...
  25. Re: Looking for feedback on the Arca Swiss 4x5 F-Metric

    Mark thanks for the practical comments - is there much weight difference between the TK and the Arca Field ?
    Peter
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    Re: Symmar-S v Apo-Symmar

    Thank you
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    Theodora's. I will indeed ask them, but may need some if the answer gets too technical!
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    Re: Symmar-S v Apo-Symmar

    Thanks, when did the model change from S to Apo can someone advise?

    Peter
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    Re: Summary s V apo

    I meant Symmar in title not summary.....

    MODERATOR'S NOTE: fixed!
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    Symmar-S v Apo-Symmar

    Can anyone comment on the practical performance of a Symmar S 210mm over it's successor the Apo for 4x5 use.
    Thanks
    Peter
  31. Re: Looking for feedback on the Arca Swiss 4x5 F-Metric

    Theodoros, thanks for that, and

    Emmanuel, appreciate the coordinates, will make a visit.

    Merci
    Peter
  32. Re: Looking for feedback on the Arca Swiss 4x5 F-Metric

    Thank all for your comments.

    Emmanuel. - do you know if it's possible to visit the Arca Swiss factory, or even if they have their own website, because I cannot find it?

    Thanks
    Peter
  33. Re: Looking for feedback on the Arca Swiss 4x5 F-Metric

    Thank you all for the wide spread of comments and guidance; as usual on this site the extent of knowledge is tremendous! I have now gathered a good feeling for the Acra Swiss Metric and its...
  34. Re: Arca swiss

    Thank you for your comments, I made a mistake it is the F-Metric I am looking at not the Metro

    Peter
  35. Looking for feedback on the Arca Swiss 4x5 F-Metric

    I am considering purchasing a Arca Swiss F metro 4x5 for general purpose work; if anyone can share their experiences with these cameras - still life, portraits, landscape / sea scapes - out of the...
  36. Thread: LF Stores in NYC

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    Re: LF Stores in NYC

    Thanks all
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    Re: LF Stores in NYC

    Foto Care can help you.
  38. Thread: LF Stores in NYC

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    LF Stores in NYC

    Can anyone advise on current camera stores in NYC (Manhattan) who are LF friendly and knowledgeable ?

    Thanks
    Peter
  39. Thread: Lith question

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    Re: Lith question

    Pau - thank you, what do you mean by "second pass lith"

    Peter
  40. Thread: Lith question

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    Lith question

    Any comments - I have been experimenting with Lith printing, and tried using Ilford FB Warm Tone paper (Lith dev Fotospeed A&B mixed as per instructions - 20C). The image appeared after 20 minutes...
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