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    Re: Piece fell out from my Grafmatic

    Ask on graflex.org.
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    Re: Capture 21 General Usefulness

    This late in the year, I’d just wait for 2022.
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    Re: Zone VI tripod questions

    I know two photographers who had their cameras fall off of the 3047 heads. I had one, too. They way the head grips the plate can get crossed. It feels tight but can shift around and loosen.
  4. Re: Need suggestions for Savannah GA and Tampa FL

    Just be careful outside Big Talbot and don’t leave valuables in view. I’ve known people who’ve had their cars broken into. You’re also many miles from any Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office...
  5. Re: Need suggestions for Savannah GA and Tampa FL

    The beach at Washington Oaks is frequently closed. Check before going. It’s also many miles from both Savannah and Tampa.
    For Savannah, if old urbanscapes are to your liking, all of downtown is...
  6. Re: Photo travel by vehicle, what's your favorite?

    I wish we got the Land Cruisers here Toyota sells in the rest of the world.
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    Re: Greetings from Haifa

    Welcome. Post often.
  8. Re: Potentially useful LEDs for darkroom/alt applications

    Thanks, Sandy.
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    What’s the coverage on one of these floods a reasonable distance from the paper? For instance, would one cover 8x1? 2?
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    Re: Epson Scan assistance

    Our member Ken Lee has scanning information on his website.
    https://kenleegallery.com/html/tech/scanning.html
  11. Re: Photo travel by vehicle, what's your favorite?

    I would love to have an Iron Pig (FJ55) today, except for the gas guzzling.
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    Re: What's your windy day technique?

    Add “and Wind” to the title.
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    Re: What makes a photo “deep”?

    Some prints on Azo developed in amidol achieved a 3D look. One theory was that amidol developed the image from the bottom of the emulsion while more traditional developers developed from the top. I...
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    Re: What makes a photo “deep”?

    You need to see an actual print. A scan doesn’t show it.
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    Re: Super Graphic Serial Number Location

    If it’s early 1958 it will be inside the body on the left side as you look at the lens. It’s on the metal edge. If later, it will be just above the battery door.
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    Re: What makes a photo “deep”?

    Azo and amidol.
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    Re: Post your (intimate) woodland scenes

    Tree Spirit, Super Speed Graphic, B&L Protar 7 1/8", Efke PL100, FX-2

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  18. Re: Photo travel by vehicle, what's your favorite?

    I miss my FJ-40 but I don’t miss putting gas in it. Nor the heat from the muffler which was under the floor directly below the driver’s seat.
  19. Re: “Good composition is merely the strongest way of seeing.”

    A photograph is an image of events and relationships.
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    Re: Silverfast and Editing software

    Member Ken Lee has some useful information
    https://www.kennethleegallery.com/html/scanning/index.php
  21. Re: “Good composition is merely the strongest way of seeing.”

    I enjoyed the comment about color taking the place of composition. A good way of putting it.
  22. Thread: Ebike?

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    Re: Ebike?

    Thanks
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    Re: Ebike?

    Jason, I’d like to know how you attached the pipe clamps to the bag.
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    Re: New and need help

    Send a PM to member osyteroid- that’s the seller.
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    Re: New and need help

    There’s a Graphic View I for sale on this forum. That’s an entry level 4x5. It’s rather lightweight and all metal, which is a plus for toughness. ...
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    Re: Ebike?

    I got a Radwagon, too. I got the huge saddlebags and put extra padding in the bottom. Not enough experience yet to comment further.
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    Re: New and need help

    I shot some of my best photos with an Omega (Toyo) 45E rail camera. It’s possible to use one, but I beat the camera up.
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    Re: Gitzo 1570m issues

    I have another gitzo with the same problem. I cut a piece of leather the size of the head.
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    Re: Eliot Porter, The Place No One Knew

    Akk-Akk.
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    Re: A large-format laugh from Matt Marrash

    “The best camera is the one you can’t afford to shoot.” I’ve known that guy.
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    Re: MF (6x4.5,6x6,6x7,6x9,6x12) B&W film images sharing

    Thanks, Bryan. Here's another from Big Talbot Island. Miniature Speed Graphic, 101mm lens, Efke PL100, Pyrocat

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

    Digging through my old images from the driftwood beach at Big Talbot Island, Jacksonville, Florida from 2005 - Miniature Speed Graphic with standard 101mm lens, Efke PL100 film, Pyrocat developer...
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    Re: Color of Ansco/PF 130

    With 130 you can also make small contrast variations - similar to using a water bath with amidol - by varying agitation time. For instance agitate for half the development time and let the print lie...
  34. Re: Metering for the shadows with an incident light meter

    I use the method mentioned by Sandy King - get the meter into general shade and point the dome at your body. That your other hand and hold it a few inches above the dome to cut down on sky...
  35. Re: Use of X-ray film: technical discussion with example images

    Mine are frequently very dark, too, and I’ve tested, exposed and developed using BTZS.
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    Re: Old Cars, Trucks and Motorcycles

    I see the Comet now.
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    Re: Large Format Landscapes

    It was a couple of years ago when I was last there. Erosion from a storm had damaged the trails. There used to be a place a mile or so south of the entrance where you could park and hike in, but...
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    Re: Large Format Landscapes

    Bryan, is the Big Talbot shot recent? Is the park open again?
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    Re: Color of Ansco/PF 130

    Don Cardwell insisted on the old APUG that the failure of glycin due to age and tanning was an internet myth. He said he used old, dark glycin and it worked as well as new.
  40. Re: The things I don't know... :) Help (Crazy lens movements; lens choices; bellows o

    I’ve never seen anyone do this, so I’ll be interested in seeing what you do. 8x10 is very cumbersome, so you’ll have to experiment with what movement you can accomplish. Would a ball head help, or...
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