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  1. #1

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    Feb 2008

    Burke & James press question

    Did it originally use a Fresnel, or just the ground glass?
    I'm resurrecting a B&J press, that didn't include a gg.
    Real cameras are measured in inches...
    Not pixels.

  2. #2

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    Aug 2013

    Re: Burke & James press question

    Probably not. Mine didn't come with one, and when I added one, it doesn't quite fit (the stack is too tall and the hood sticks out.)
    Thanks, but I'd rather just watch:
    Large format:
    Mostly 35mm:
    You want digital, color, etc?:

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    Pastafarian supremo Rick A's Avatar
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    Feb 2010
    north central Pa., USA

    Re: Burke & James press question

    No, didn't use a fresnel. I added one on mine for a while, pulled it off because it caused issues.
    Rick Allen

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