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  1. Mike Gammill replied to the thread Nocturnal Nikon.

    Handheld? Snow is such a good reflector that hand holding the camera at night is fairly easy. I like the tones in the first image....

    Apr 23, 2018 at 10:28 PM
  2. Mike Gammill replied to the thread Using Kentmere 100 Film to Test Cameras and Lenses..

    I've gotten through most of a 100' roll of the Kentmere 100 and I do find it sharp. The contrast and sharpness remind me of Plus-X,...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:54 PM
  3. Mike Gammill liked Tony Evans's post in the thread Film Camera Week for April 20.

    At last! The sun came out this weekend and I ventured out to shoot the roll of FOMA 400 which had been sitting in the RTS II for some...

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  4. Mike Gammill liked rick_drawbridge's post in the thread 365 Day Thread for 2018.

    I'll be away in the wilderness for a week so this will be my last post for a while. I hope you all have a pleasant and productive week!...

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  5. Mike Gammill replied to the thread Just a Lovely Old Lens.

    On Minolta SRT's I use preset lenses by stopping all the way down and then turn the open/close ring until the meter needle is centered.

    Apr 23, 2018 at 6:20 AM
  6. Mike Gammill replied to the thread Just a Lovely Old Lens.

    Before good quality zooms were available at reasonable prices, the SLR kits that many vendors offered usually gave one a choice of...

    Apr 22, 2018 at 10:37 PM
  7. Mike Gammill attached a file to the thread 365 Day Thread for 2018.

    For Sunday the 22nd. We can begin the week back on schedule. [ATTACH] Starkville sidewalk, Rollei B35 Ilford FP4+

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  8. Mike Gammill liked Bill Bowes's post in the thread 365 Day Thread for 2018.

    Ketchup for the 21st. . . Fed-2 / Jupiter-8, UFX400, OA & V600 scan. Aloha, Bill[ATTACH]

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  9. Mike Gammill replied to the thread Frustrated trying to roll 120 film around stainless steel real.

    Yes, avoid cheap "no name" stainless reels. Better to get Hewes or if you can find some used Nikor reels in good condition they would...

    Apr 22, 2018 at 1:58 PM
  10. Mike Gammill liked chuck_foreman|1's post in the thread Film Camera Week for April 20.

    I loaded some color film in my Werra III and I used the Flektogon for my Photo bummel. As I don't do my own color development this was...

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  11. Mike Gammill replied to the thread And Kodak P3200 is now back.

    This is bigger news than many have thought (IMHO) since a write up of the film's return and photo of box appeared the latest issue of...

    Apr 22, 2018 at 11:14 AM
  12. Mike Gammill replied to the thread developing film in the cassette.

    Either stainless steel or the easy loading plastic. Practice loading in room light with a strip of exposed film. Theoretically,...

    Apr 22, 2018 at 11:01 AM
  13. Mike Gammill replied to the thread What camera(s) are you using this weekend?.

    Will process the roll of HP5+ from the XD-5 later today so I'll pick up the XE-5 (with 50mm f1.7 MC Rokkor), also loaded with HP5+.

    Apr 22, 2018 at 9:25 AM
  14. Mike Gammill liked rick_drawbridge's post in the thread Just a Lovely Old Lens.

    Some years ago I initiated a thread on CMC in an attempt to unearth information regarding the origins of the lens below, the 135mm...

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  15. Mike Gammill liked JDMvW's post in the thread Film Camera Week for April 20.

    [ATTACH] Genesis II "bridge camera"

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