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Unlucky ’13!

WHAT a start to the year! I decided to take a set of photos of my old cameras, all shot in black and white with medium format film. I thought they might have a chance of selling as wall art. … Continue reading

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Slow progress in large format

EVERY new batch of large format shots turns out a little better than the last. It’s not the shooting that is the difficult part – the rules for that are not different than for anything else – it’s the processing … Continue reading

Posted in Black and White film, Cameras, Equipment, Film, film camera, Film cameras, Fomapan 100, Graflex Crown Graphic, Large Format, Lenses, Photography, Schneider Xenar 135/4.7 (Tessar) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A chilling warning

CHILLING FILM helps protect it, right? Well, half right as I found out to my cost. Freezing or chilling film before use certainly helps to extend its life, but chilling it AFTER use is a different matter entirely. Once out … Continue reading

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