Search:

Type: Posts; User: Tin Can; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 454 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.35 seconds.

  1. Replies
    1,006
    Views
    227,097

    Re: Tiny Format Portraits

    Yes, wonderful!

    I even know her!
  2. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Should there be a Wet Plate subforum?

    Good to know...
  3. Re: Is Chrome Alum and Potassium Alum The Same?

    Thanks for the responses

    Food Grade is found in the baking section at my local Kroger

    Online they add it is Kosher and good for dying fabrics!

    $1.99 can 2.37 oz UPC: 0001111000309

    As a...
  4. Replies
    36
    Views
    1,226

    Re: Collodion websites closed

    Yes now it does.

    It does link to the correct Amazon offer.

    Searching Amazon minutes ago showed other older editions which are not this 2020 May 22 release.

    Be careful what you buy.
  5. Re: Is Chrome Alum and Potassium Alum The Same?

    One more question

    Is Food Grade ALUM as bought in US stores, usable as hardener?

    I tried it once with J Lane Plates, but couldn't tell and stopped.
  6. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Should there be a Wet Plate subforum?

    Just bought the Quinn book as described in this thread.

    https://www.largeformatphotography.info/forum/showthread.php?158231-Collodion-websites-closed&p=1552569&viewfull=1#post1552569

    I will...
  7. Replies
    36
    Views
    1,226

    Re: Collodion websites closed

    The Quinn link below is damaged, a half step to his site with offer, where another click sent me to Amazon. I bought his book with video. I could not retrace the steps, perhaps Quinn is an Internet...
  8. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Should there be a Wet Plate subforum?

    I don't want to go to APUG

    I have my reasons

    However sometimes I chase a topic to there

    OK, no Tiny Plate, they will be orphaned...

    Yet I love my Carte de visite collection and will...
  9. Replies
    414
    Views
    72,287

    Re: Post Your Hiking Photos - Any Format

    LIke this

    There is a tool-less method of viewing stereo images

    I have done it, but I don't need more eyestrain
  10. Thread: Single Travel

    by Tin Can
    Replies
    69
    Views
    4,512

    Re: Single Travel

    To Build a Fire

    by Jack London

    Read here https://americanliterature.com/author/jack-london/short-story/to-build-a-fire
  11. Thread: Single Travel

    by Tin Can
    Replies
    69
    Views
    4,512

    Re: Single Travel

    and watch out if stuck inside a rescue vehicle

    Why Ford is heating inside of police SUVs to 133 degrees
    ...
  12. Thread: Single Travel

    by Tin Can
    Replies
    69
    Views
    4,512

    Re: Single Travel

    Don't get stuck at Sleeping Bear sand dunes. It could cost you thousands.

    https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2019/07/24/sleeping-bear-sand-dunes-rescue/1817532001/
  13. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Should there be a Wet Plate subforum?

    I haven't started to learn, and never made a any plate

    First I will make Tins, then Plates and when one looks good Salt and Albumen contacts will be added.

    Baby steps

    I want a dedicated Sub ...
  14. Re: Can anyone help identify this 5x7 Japanese camera?

    I think the story is, there were many Japanese wood cameras makers using universal made in Japan metal bits.

    Some one person only.

    I have several with the same bits, and variation in format.
  15. Replies
    1,006
    Views
    227,097

    Re: Tiny Format Portraits

    Wonderful!
  16. Replies
    64
    Views
    1,299

    Re: Help me choose a camera to hike 2000+ miles

    We had a hiker here once, I even put him up for 3 days

    He hiked America East to West and back, then did it North and South

    He shot so much 4X5 film it was a huge problem for him to process it...
  17. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Should there be a Wet Plate subforum?

    YES!

    As I plan to contact print wet plates once DRY

    on DIY print emusions

    When one has a hammer everything looks like a nail

    or historical railroad spike
  18. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Wet plate collodion users

    Yes, perhaps 'Hysterical Processes'
  19. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Wet plate collodion users

    Yes, both
  20. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Wet plate collodion users

    Yes, Alt Prints fall right into this query
  21. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Wet plate collodion users

    I do follow Topshit, good videos
  22. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Wet plate collodion users

    Sub topic thread "Collodion - Wet Plate Images"

    Do you want an image thread clogged with ???
  23. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Re: Wet plate collodion users

    I wonder why we do not have a dedicated thread for users, does this thread belong in LF film processing? Here

    I have never made one, but I am ramping up

    Discussing gear, chems, tips and images...
  24. Replies
    40
    Views
    693

    Should there be a Wet Plate subforum?

    May as well start a new thread as I don't see one elsewhere...

    As Wet Plate is DIY, why not here?

    Perhaps the Mods will allow all size plates in this thread

    I do plan to shoot from 1/6th...
  25. Replies
    25
    Views
    395

    Re: WET PLATE SILVER BOX IDEAL ID dim

    My in hand SS rod is 304, I just checked

    It will have to do

    I will bend up at least 2 dippers, as usually the first go is never perfect
  26. Replies
    25
    Views
    395

    Re: WET PLATE SILVER BOX IDEAL ID dim

    I quit FB 3+ years ago

    Rejoined last week as we have no choice about many things these days

    Just applied to 4 wet plate FB groups today

    and was welcomed back by 127 old friends without...
  27. Replies
    25
    Views
    395

    Re: WET PLATE SILVER BOX IDEAL ID dim

    A youtube review of a tank

    Traveling Tanks Review (Silver nitrate and fixer)
  28. Replies
    25
    Views
    395

    Re: WET PLATE SILVER BOX IDEAL ID dim

    Ari,

    I may not review any product again

    Negative nellies abound, most do not support their criticism with images

    I find that odd on a photography forum
  29. Replies
    25
    Views
    395

    Re: WET PLATE SILVER BOX IDEAL ID dim

    Patina
  30. Replies
    25
    Views
    395

    Re: WET PLATE SILVER BOX IDEAL ID dim

    Ari, I ordered the same travel tank but as 8X10 May 13th

    Mine has shipped without tracking, so we will see, what we see

    I decided on 8X10 as shipping was the same as smaller and cost was not...
  31. Re: Should I Drum Scan, X1 Flextight Scan, or use the Epson V850 w/Aztek Wet Mount Ki

    Boys stop it
  32. Replies
    12
    Views
    2,733

    Re: Speed Graphic Rangefinder Question

    Read all here

    https://lommen9.home.xs4all.nl/
  33. Replies
    36
    Views
    1,226

    Re: Collodion websites closed

    I was trying to figure out if we all pitch in some money, we could have enough to pay for 20 years of hosting

    Oren is onto something

    I think
  34. Replies
    10
    Views
    290

    Re: Update on my office layout

    Looking good!
  35. Re: Durst L1840 Enlarger 8x10 10x10--Everything you wanted to know...

    2 seconds on google found this, not the same design, but can do the same thing

    A far heavier duty Saltzman uses this type with chain
    ...
  36. Re: Durst L1840 Enlarger 8x10 10x10--Everything you wanted to know...

    Anything can be hacked, meaning adapted

    Find the right local person, most likely not here

    The part is very difficult to make, a local retired machinist is a start

    Do not give up, or give up...
  37. Replies
    5
    Views
    132

    Re: Hello from San Antonio

    Welcome!

    I was last in San Antonio testing at Southwest Research, then Gulf 1 occurred, I was amazed by the size of activation.

    The river walk was drained for repairs, I hope to see it again...
  38. Replies
    2
    Views
    156

    Re: Hint for Dry Mounting Oversized Work

    Good tips John!

    I use folding adjustable height plastic tables, so I can change my studio from shooting to drying paper and mounting over a vinyl floor which I hated when I bought this very old...
  39. Replies
    47
    Views
    1,545

    Re: Fiber based paper thoughts

    I decided not to chase down a Seal Masterpiece 500-T. $200 is cheap compared to new from B&H D&K Masterpiece 550Q Mechanical Dry Mount Press

    Very happy with my 210M as I decided to restrict my...
  40. Replies
    36
    Views
    1,226

    Re: Collodion websites closed

    Another question, is how much money does it take to maintain a forum for 20 years at a time

    Which is one generation and way farther than any of us can see into the future

    of course free...
Results 1 to 40 of 18154
Page 1 of 454 1 2 3 4