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    Re: 6x17 Images

    Gcap - first photo is stunning.
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    Re: Sleeves for 4 x 10 negatives.

    Checked on the 4 x 12 panoramic sleeves from PrintFile supplied by Amazon Canada but the price is marked up considerably by Amazon for Canadian buyers. However by chance I found that HENRY’s (a...
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    Re: Sleeves for 4 x 10 negatives.

    Thanks for all the suggestions and links. Big problem on purchasing the 4 X 10 sleeves in small quantities is the exorbitant cost of shipping. I could find nothing under $100 which is beyond my...
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    Re: Sleeves for 4 x 10 negatives.

    Thanks for the link Roger! They ship worldwide but on their online ordering system their shipping rates are very high for 200 sleeves. I have emailed asking if they can ship regular USPS. Thanks again
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    Sleeves for 4 x 10 negatives.

    I have been looking for sleeves for 4 x 10 negatives with no success. Does anyone know of a source?
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    Re: Large Format Landscapes

    Lovely. Well done
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    Advice re using Portra 160

    I have obtained a box of 8 X 10 Portra which I intend to cut down to 4 X 10 for use in my 4 X 10 camera. I normally use Ektar 100 and am wondering if there is anything I should be aware of when using...
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    Re: safe haven for tiny formats

    Hope you enjoy the first lobsters of the season! My youngest daughter lives in Hammonds Plains and always makes me envious by sending photos of her and husband savouring the first lobsters of the...
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    Re: Linhof Technika III 5x7 restoration

    I am pressing on with the restoration of the Tech III 4 x 5 and am wondering if anyone has any suggestions for a black paint finish the same as used on the track and inner body? It looks like a...
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    Re: Linhof Serial Numbers

    Hi Bob

    Would be much appreciated if you could tell me year of manufacture of Linhof 4 X 5 serial number 52504
    I think it is a Super Technika III Ver 5

    Stay safe and thank you.
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    Re: Linhof Technika III 5x7 restoration

    Thank you for posting the very informative Linhof restoration process and the end result looks very good. I have just obtained a very used and abused Linhof Tecknica III 4 x5 and plan to work on its...
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    Re: weight of Rittreck View

    I have used the Rittreck View for many many years with the 5 X 7, whole plate and recently with the 6 X 10 back. I also have a 4 x 10 back that I adapted. I had an 8 X 10 back but it was clumsy and...
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    Re: Waterhouse slot for 8 3/4 inch Verito

    I discovered that if I removed the aperture ring from the barrel behind it is a slot that would accommodate a Waterhouse stop. I drilled holes in old dark slide material for f5.6 f6.3 f8 and they...
  14. Re: Size of Graflex back of 4 X 5 Graflex Series D or Super D

    I have done a number of conversions to Graflok backs on 3 X 4 Graflexes and in the past had used a baltic birch ply back but I am going to use aluminium for rigidity and the ability to tap. The...
  15. Re: Size of Graflex back of 4 X 5 Graflex Series D or Super D

    I have a number of 3 x 4 Super D's and Series D's and I am having a local machine shop make up a number of mounting plates for the Graflok back. I just wanted to check that the plates will also work...
  16. Re: Size of Graflex back of 4 X 5 Graflex Series D or Super D

    Thank you - just what I wanted. Stay safe.
  17. Size of Graflex back of 4 X 5 Graflex Series D or Super D

    Can a kind member let me know the outer metal dimensions (part that screws on the camera wooden back frame) of the Graflex revolving back on the 4 x 5 Graflex Series D or Super D. (Both should be the...
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    Re: Tiny Format Portraits

    Lovely photos. All the best for the bone marrow transplant. Simon
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    Re: Waterhouse slot for 8 3/4 inch Verito

    Steve I have a Betax 4 and Alphax 4 but the lens barrel on my Verito is female and will not thread to shutter. My other Verito is male and screws in with perfect spacing.
    Lab rat thanks for the...
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    Waterhouse slot for 8 3/4 inch Verito

    I have obtained a lovely 8 3/4 inch Verito in barrel but alas the aperture blades are completely missing. Is it feasible to cut a slot and use Waterhouse stops for a range of stops from F4 to F8 or...
  21. Re: Aperture scale for Turner Reich Anastigmat Series II 5 X 7 lens

    Thank you for the comments and suggestions. I will keep my eye out for one on e..y in case a broken/beater one turns up.
  22. Aperture scale for Turner Reich Anastigmat Series II 5 X 7 lens

    I have an old Turner Reich Anastigmat Series II 5 X 7 Convertible lens in a more modern Alphax 3 shutter but it has no aperture scale. Would anyone be able to send me a clear photo of the scale that...
  23. Need help identifying make of whole plate film holder

    I bought 5 whole plate film holders that were supposed to be for the Rittreck View. Two of them fit the Rittreck but the other 3 are a bit larger. The only mark I could find on them is shown below....
  24. Re: Shanghai B & W film - Annual LF and ULF sheet film Campaign 2019

    Pierre

    Your inbox is full
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    Re: Deardorff 8 X 10 back

    Have the dimensions now. Thank you.
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    Deardorff 8 X 10 back dimensions

    I want to build a Deardorff 8 X 10 back and would be grateful if someone could provide the specifications.
    Details required are external size and thickness, inner raised section size and thickness,...
  27. Re: Shackles/Pins that hold on ground glass back

    Thanks for all the replies! It is not a straight pin alone but a pin and a retaining clamp wrapped around the pin. MacMaster have a variety of pins and I may look at drilling a hole in the side of...
  28. Shackles/Pins that hold on ground glass back

    Does anyone know a source for the shackles or pins (I am not sure of exact name) that go into the springs that hold on a ground glass back?
    The one shown in the photo is from a Deardorff I think but...
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    Poll: Re: Poll 2019: Age at last birthday

    Started in 1954 at age 10 in London, England where I was born. My grandfather was an avid amateur photographer and my Uncle Ron was a newspaper/magazine photographer who gave me an old VN press...
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    Re: A Slide Show Tribute to Mother & WWII

    A wonderful tribute to your mother. I have been working on one for my mother who died a number of years ago. I was born in the middle of an air raid in London, England and my mother looked after me...
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    Re: Tiny Format Portraits

    https://farm1.staticflickr.com/962/27260998797_b2369e4e64_b.jpg

    My 3 year old granddaughter Gwenn just before her first dance recital. For the first time let Nana braid her hair and Poppa take her...
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    Re: 6x17 Images

    Amazing images Seb - well done
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    Re: MF (6x4.5 to 6x12) COLOR image sharing

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    Waves Panama City Beach, Florida. GX680iii, 250mm, Velvia 100
  34. Re: Verito 6 1/8 inch lens with fungus in front element

    I just had both elements in the open above a weak solution of bleach so the fumes could do the final job of killing any spores within the lens barrel. None of the elements were immersed in the bleach...
  35. Re: Verito 6 1/8 inch lens with fungus in front element

    Thank you Louis and Mark. I cleaned the back of the front element with a weak bleach solution and the fungus was removed immediately and there is no damage or etching to the glass. I now have the...
  36. Verito 6 1/8 inch lens with fungus in front element

    I have obtained at a very low cost a 6 1/8 inch Verito in a barrel. The front element has fungus (reason is was so cheap) and I am wondering if this a cemented doublet or is this just a single piece...
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    Re: MF (6x4.5 to 6x12) COLOR image sharing

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    Near Cahersiveen, Ireland. Mamiya RZ67, 250mm Imagon wide open, Velvia 50
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    Re: MF (6x4.5 to 6x12) COLOR image sharing

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    near Tofino, BC. Hasselblad, 50mm Distagon, Fuji Reala 100
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    Re: 6x17 Images

    Tuco - wonderful images!
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    Re: MF (6x4.5,6x6,6x7,6x9,6x12) B&W film images sharing

    Thanks Andrew. This was after a very bad storm that washed out most of the sand from the upper beach level. Uncovered lots of amazing shells.
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