Ok, I bought my 8x10 about a year and a half ago, but I just finally got it out shooting on Saturday morning. Developed the negs on Saturday...
never mind, I give up.
Ok, that diagram didn't come out the way it was supposed to, here it
is flipped 90 degrees . . .
I see four planes of focus that you want to preserve. Each fence
line, the tower, and the ground. In the crude picture below, the
Although I'm the first to admit that the sharpness, etc. of the image
is probably comparable to a good mf image, the images from handheld
As far as I know, all the Wisner field cameras have forward axis
tilts, I know for sure the Traditional does.
I would think that most...
I've been doing this on and off with my Crown Graphic for the last
couple years. Most interesting looks were from the tourists on the...
I agree with Neil, there's nothing wrong with attempting to fix these
by yourself, but you shouldn't start with an expensive piece of...
When you say your polaroids are in focus, do you mean a 4x5 polaroid
image? Checking the 4x5 image that the Polaroid produces isn't
Look around for Besseler drums, they're pretty cheap, I think I got
my setup (8x10 drum, motor base and 16x20 drum) for around $25.00.
Mostly pleasure shooting, some freebie promotional shots for
charitable organizations that I'm involved with (generally for
I also have an older B&J 8x10 that I'm restoring (it works, but needs
some fixin). I got a Turner Reich triple convertible for something
I thoroughly encourage you to get into large format. That said, have
you considered medium format (6x6 or 6x7 cm)? Medium format properly...
I bought one a year ago from a guy on ebay who makes and sells them.
I have no idea what his name is, but he might still be listing them
>>"Incidentally, the Angulons are convertible also. "
Does this include Super Angulons?
I have a Besseler MX series 4x5 enlarger and like it a lot. I think
some people prefer the Omega, and it may be a bit sturdier. I've
Let's get him!
Did the contract state when the proofs were to be delivered (or was
it stated orally or understood)? The statute of limitations might
Why not let the Llama carry the other 60 lbs.?
Lots of good posts re: the camera and lens decision. I agree on
leaving the more esoteric accessories to her, but since you're new to
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