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    Re: Old Things,Farms,Barns,Buildings, Plus

    Thank you, Dan.
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    Re: Old Things,Farms,Barns,Buildings, Plus

    Bergueil 10x15, Heliar 18cm f/4.5.
    Fotopan F outdated 1977, ASA 32, f/4.5 1/3sec.
    Develop HC-110 1:63 20 degrees 8min.

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48045403316_81b7378231_z.jpg
    Violin.
  3. Thread: Fotopan F

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    Re: Fotopan F

    I tried this and meanwhile I placed my hands inside the dark-bag my fingers were dry.

    I did a couple of shots, emulsion side is the shiny side, notch codes as modern film sheet, up-right side.
    I...
  4. Thread: Fotopan F

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    Re: Fotopan F

    Awesome tip Jim, thank you, I will try it tomorrow when I load new film.
  5. Thread: Fotopan F

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    Re: Fotopan F

    Hi Dan,

    Thank you, I'm waiting the answer from the seller as well, my first guess is notch codes on this film are at left side, if emulsion side is always matte which I think it's...
  6. Thread: Fotopan F

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    Fotopan F

    Hi all,

    I got some outdated 10x15 sheets for my Bergheil.
    The question here is about the emulsion side (I feel noob asking about this), so far all the “modern” film sheets I have found have the...
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    Re: filters and portraiture

    My wife told me yesterday freckles are trendy this season, she is never wrong (but please don't tell her).
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    Re: Compound Shutter Repair

    Hi Kent,

    Why don't you try your self? Here its how I did it:
    https://www.flickr.com/photos/11782047@N02/albums/72157702621942764

    It's easier that you might think, and look, once you start...
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    Re: Tachihara 4x5

    Hi,

    It was my first 4x5 camera, I sold it only because it had a Graflok back and I wanted Spring wooden back, otherwise I would keep it now.
    True about the loose front, anyway I had no problem...
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    Re: April Portraits 2019

    Voigtlander Bergheil 9x12, Heliar 15cm f/4.5.
    Ilford Delta 100, 1/60sec at f/11.

    https://live.staticflickr.com/7850/46658196945_3eb120bb07.jpg
    Mr. Andrey.
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    Re: Voigtlander Bergheil restoration.

    Hi all,

    Shutter fixed!
    I got the chance for testing the camera today, two shots full body portrait and a closer one.
    I used different cut film holder, Voigtlander and Leningrad (basically a copy...
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    Re: Voigtlander Bergheil restoration.

    At first seller had no idea, now after enquiring him again he got confirmation from an aunt the camera was brought to Moscow by sellers grandfather after WWII.
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    Voigtlander Bergheil restoration.

    Hi all,

    I found this in the local market, it was a GAS decision but it went well at the end.
    Early/middle model of Bergheil cameras, it has already the frame viewfinder at the middle (not in a...
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    Tele-Dynar 29cm, separation?

    Hi all,

    Sometimes you win, sometimes you loose. I think I have lost on this purchase.
    It's hard to make a photo, it happens in then central circle, in what I think it's the outside front lens, at...
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    Re: Show off your Large Format camera!

    Voigtlander Bergheil 10x15.

    https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7821/46406076675_fda47a061f_n.jpg

    Moscow, Russia.
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    Re: Testing the equipment, first LF photos.

    Thank you, Pepe, they are still my best after some months of testing.
    This makes me think what I look for in LF at the moment are 80% portraits and rest city landscapes.
    All the lenses I tried few...
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    Re: Tele-Dynar f6,3

    Thank you again, Steve.

    I will check the shutters I have and see which #2 has 40mm front and rear thread, if I can get two different models I will take the risk.

    Alex
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    Re: Tele-Dynar f6,3

    Thank you, Steve.

    You always address me in the right direction!! I took a look of the catalog of Voigtlander lenses over there and true the Tele-Dynar first version is described as you said,...
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    Tele-Dynar f6,3

    Hi all.

    I would lime to have this lens for 4x5, from 25cm and ahead will cover as I read.
    I found one in which the rear lens has no serial number lettering at all and it looks like as the rear...
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    Re: Liquid electrical tape for bellows repair

    For micro holes I use Liquid Electrical Tape from the inside, very small portions, let dry 24hours and check, if still there (unlikely) do again. The bellows I face normally are from german folding...
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    Re: What did you compose at Waters Edge?

    Hi all,

    My first contribution to this topic, after seen some samples I feel ashamed by my technic skill.

    Two first photos with Xenar 150mm f4,5 from 1927. The lens is spotless, amazing. Ilford...
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    Re: Collinear in Compur

    Thank you Dan.
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    Collinear in Compur

    Hi all,

    I'm going to test this lens and I could attach it to a Compur shutter, the lens its a Collinear III f7.7 N5 and the Compur is f4.5.
    Checking the ground glass at max aperture with the...
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    Re: CZJ Tessar f7,2 17,5cm

    Thank you Dan, I will search on camera catalogs, it is going to be a long search :)
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    Re: CZJ Tessar f7,2 17,5cm

    The narrowest diameter is 24,21mm where the shutter blades come and go, the thread lens diameter is 30mm.
    Dan, what does OP mean? I only know OverPowered acronym from online games and I don't think...
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    Re: CZJ Tessar f7,2 17,5cm

    At home I will measure the shutter max opening later, lens is from 1909 as I read in Zeiss Historica - Spring 1999 - page 15.
    If Koilos was still on business (as Steven says) then it fits, it could...
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    Re: CZJ Tessar f7,2 17,5cm

    The aperture at the Koilos shutter is 7,2 as well. It could fit another lens before this.
    Until when Koilos did shutters? I will try to read about Koilos.
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    CZJ Tessar f7,2 17,5cm

    Hi all,

    Finally I got this lens, I already dated it, it's from 1909-1911.
    But being a f7,2 is the most intriguing fact.
    I read a lost of old documents, english and french mainly but all the...
  29. Re: Lens comparison - Tessar - Heli Orthar - Protar.

    Steve, yes we had while shooting, my "5 minutes is enough" went to 40 minutes but I had to say it to keep them waiting, no one complained so everyone enjoyed, on flckr next to these 4 are the...
  30. Re: Lens comparison - Tessar - Heli Orthar - Protar.

    Hi all,

    Four portraits and in addition of the previous lenses a very old Goerz Berlin Doppel Anastigmat series III 180mm (This is mine already, it came with a Fotocord 1)
    Ilford Delta 100, EV was...
  31. Re: Lens comparison - Tessar - Heli Orthar - Protar.

    Yes, I showed them the negatives and they said it was their fault and said they are very sorry.
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    I got the negatives from the lab and taking a look Heli-Orthar is much sharp than Tessar one.
    JP: Yes, two more sessions to go, one portraits and another closer landscape, after that I should have...
  33. Lens comparison - Tessar - Heli Orthar - Protar.

    Hi all,

    Still testing lenses for 4x5. Shot at 1/25seg f16, two last not well exposed, I guess I didn't placed the shutter speed correctly, it has no ring for speeds and only dots (next time I will...
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    Re: 5x7 Japanese field camera.

    Thank you Steven, you were the first saying it was a half plate.
    What do you think about the matte side of the glass? Should it be towards the lens or outwards?
    Robert recommended me to shoot the...
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    Re: 5x7 Japanese field camera.

    Here it's the camera, two lenses, tripod and three double film holders.

    https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1904/30813903907_ea89de762b.jpgR. Konishi field camera.

    The lens has four elements, rear...
  36. Sticky: Re: Where to look for information on LF (mainly) lenses

    incredible work Dan, thank you!
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    Re: Brand Spanking New Website

    Very nice and clean website, the photos are shown in a very elegant way and you can enjoy them (very nice and good photos) without being distracted by other menu, option, whatever.
    Congrats!
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    Re: Compur Dial shutter cleaning.

    Thank you Drew I would love to join any of those meeting and learn and share.
    Last time (and only) time I was in Houston was around 20 years ago in 70's airport style doing transfer for my next...
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    Re: Compur Dial shutter cleaning.

    Thank you Drew I would love to join any of those meeting and learn and share.
    Last time (and only) time I was in Houston was around 20 years ago in 70's airport style doing transfer for my next...
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    Re: Compur Dial shutter cleaning.

    Great, good for Mike he has clients :)
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