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  1. Re: Pens for marking or numbering film negatives - HABS & HAER guidance 2020.

    For HABS, I guess I am always looking for a pen that lays down enough pigment so that I don't have to make a second pass. I find my my second passes always end up a bit off register and looks messy....
  2. Re: Pens for marking or numbering film negatives - HABS & HAER guidance 2020.

    FWIW I did my own test as per above. aA bit different results-there must be batch differences. I found the Staedler Pigment Liner and Faber Ecco most opaque so I started labeling a project. I...
  3. Re: Photographing Darkroom Prints To Be Shown Online

    No mater what, you are delivering a digital file to be posted online right? You are the artist. You should determine the Best method to reproduce your work. For me that would be scanning. I’m not...
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    Re: Selenium Toner for Archivability

    cool thanks
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    Re: Hypo clear?

    You can simply use Sodium Sulfite as a one shot wash aid-a heaping teaspoon per quart of water.
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    Re: Selenium Toner for Archivability

    I thought that selenium toning for increased archivability was debunked. I can't tell you where I heard that but it was sometime around 2000 or so. Henceforth my selenium toning was liberated from...
  7. Re: Requirements and standards for HABS/HAER photography

    “I'd still rather do this than anything else I've done in 30 years of photographing.

    How Hot was it?

    -Schaf”

    This has always been a sideline for me. My main source of income has always been...
  8. Re: Requirements and standards for HABS/HAER photography

    Thanks.
    I think Cali has much more interesting HABS projects and better volume of interesting projects. The last many I have done here before this were largely hohum BIA buildings in NM and AZ....
  9. Re: Requirements and standards for HABS/HAER photography

    Update. Shortly I'm doing a HABS job-5 buildings for the NSA, Old USAF barracks from the 50's converted to office buildings later. These are really unremarkable architecturally that have been...
  10. Re: Sunscreen?

    Highest rated by independent test labs is Trader Joes.
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    Re: Developer capacity, D-23, and dilution

    Thanks. I am back to my roots doing a HABS project with 5x7 in trays. I haven’t done trays in ages. I haven’t done anything but 4x5 in BTZS tubes for a couple of decades (in D-23 for the last many...
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    Re: BTZS Metering Question

    Did you pre-soak for this test?
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    Re: Developer capacity, D-23, and dilution

    were you doing a pre-soak in that test?
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    Re: Identify Film Notch Code

    Thanks. That could be useful.
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    Re: Identify Film Notch Code

    Thanks guys!
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    Identify Film Notch Code

    Question for you all.

    I found a lot of 5x7 film holders in Pietrzak’s darkroom loaded with this film. I’m trying to identify it.

    Ilford shows a code like this on FP5+ film in sizes ABOVE...
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    Re: Linhof Technica 5x7

    Chauncey thanks. Yes the notches are working. I added one yesterday. I happreciate the offer though.
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    Re: Kodak Photo Guide Question...

    Yes I forgot how to find that. I think it works pretty well.
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    Re: Jan Pietrzak’s passing.

    So thank you all for the kind comments. In a couple of days I will point Gale to this thread so she can see the comments. So if there is anything else you want to add please do it.
    Thank you all.
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    Re: Linhof Technica 5x7

    Thanks. Yes it has one notch and that works. I’m not sure what focal length it is as I haven’t bothered with it yet. But that may me a solution down the line-adding more notches.
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    Re: Lights ON Central Camera

    Glad to see they are being resurrected. After a couple of decades of shopping there, I gave some coin to their Go Fund Me campaign. Money well spent I think.
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    Re: Linhof Technica 4x7

    Thanks Bob.
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    Re: Linhof Technica 4x7

    205157Thanks, yes the knobs above the base of the standard control the rise, fall and shift. The large silver Upright lever controls and locks The tilt.
    But nothing locks down the whole front...
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    Linhof Technica 5x7

    I could use some help guys.
    I borrowed this camera from Jan Pietrzak for a project I have coming up next month but unfortunately he died before I could do a walkthrough with the camera. To be...
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    Re: Trail cart

    I bought one of those, used on Ebay, but have yet to try my pack on it. I like your mods and might work on it. Thanks.
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    Re: Jan Pietrzak’s passing.

    Yep that was Jan.
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    Re: Jan Pietrzak’s passing.

    There will be memorials in both Santa Fe and in California. These have not been scheduled yet.
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    Re: Jan Pietrzak’s passing.

    For Gale, I had the initial, unenviable but necessary, task of calling many of his close friends and colleagues with the sad news the morning of his death. He was to come home that day for hospice...
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    Jan Pietrzak’s passing.

    I’m sorry to be so late with this. It has been really hard since it happened. I thought someone else would have posted something but a search turned up nothing.

    Our dear friend Jan Pietrzak...
  30. Re: Which State is the Best State for Landscape Photographers to Live?

    I went to grad school in Calgary. I loved shooting in Southern Alberta.
  31. Re: Which State is the Best State for Landscape Photographers to Live?

    New Mexico. I have spent my life photographing here and have just barely scratched the surface. And............if you can't find it here or are hankering for a diversion, we are so damn close to AZ,...
  32. Re: 25th Anniversary of the Large Format Photography Forum

    Thank you for that Merg. I’m glad I was able to give something back here. Out of frustration, I know I was heavy handed at times. This forum has been an invaluable resource over the years, making LF...
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    Re: Lightbox for film scanning

    That I can’t answer till I try it. Have you tried it? My bread and butter has become large prints.
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    Re: Lightbox for film scanning

    I’m planning on stitching. I need a larger file that a single capture can give me. I put too much effort into a file to not be able to print large.
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    Re: Lightbox for film scanning

    Thanks
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    Re: Lightbox for film scanning

    Thanks. I have an A7rII. I think I will rent a III and try it out.
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    Re: Lightbox for film scanning

    Sandy,
    My Imacon died and I am looking at this approach. What lens are you using?
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    Re: Has anybody seen Sally Mann Camera

    :)
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    Re: Has anybody seen Sally Mann Camera

    :)
  40. Re: 25th Anniversary of the Large Format Photography Forum

    Cool Merg. Thanks for noticing. Its impressive really. I'm a relative newcomer!
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