Dear List, FINALLY! The 5th issue of MAGNAchrom is ready for you to download at www.magnachrom.com This issue is quite special -- Not only is it dedicated to all things related to night photography, including an interview with Tom Paiva, one of the most prolific night photographers in the world, but we also have an exclusive in-depth review of 24 ballheads from Gitzo, Manfrotto, Arca-Swiss, ReallyRightStuff, Velbon, Giottos, Freedom, AcraTech and Novoflex (seven of which received an Editor's Choice -- read to find out who won!) CONTENTS OF VOLUME 1, ISSUE 5 HOT MODS: Large Format Fisheye 4-SQUARE: Alex Watanabe PROJECT: Ambient Night, Kit Courter TECHNIQUE: Film for night photography TRAVELS: Night and the Built Environment ARCHITECTURE: Kirk Gittings: The Edge of Darkness EXPERIENCE: Images of Night CENTERFOLD: Philip Pankov EQUIPMENT: Adventures in 4x10 CUSTOMIZE: Vacuum frame for LF holders EXTREMES: Longyearbyen INTERVIEW: Tom Paiva PORTFOLIO: Larry Wright REVIEW: 24 Ballheads Compared Here are some sample spreads from this issue: As always, we hope you value this latest issue of MAGNAchrom, as we value your continued support. Be sure to let us know what you think, and as a reminder: we want to feature your medium and large format photographs in MAGNAchrom, so please consider contributing. MAGNAchrom is a labor of love. Enjoy!