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Jesper
05-08-2012, 08:12 AM
I have a 16x20 project from scratch in the making, and so far the camera is finished and lens is on its way (A 24" Red Dot Artar in shutter) but I still lack a back and a film holder (considering the price of film and my tendency to expose what I carry I want to start with just one holder).
Maybe I will try to build a holder but buying one is also an option.
Does anyone one know of where to buy 16x20" holders?

Thanks

Jesper

wildbill
05-08-2012, 08:18 AM
try here:
https://www.google.com/search?q=16x20+film+holders+&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a

dwross
05-08-2012, 10:32 AM
Here's an option for what is probably the highest quality available. They're expensive, but really excellent. I've been adding whole plate format holders as I can afford them.

http://www.chamonixviewcamera.com/holders.html

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Jesper
05-08-2012, 01:22 PM
Thanks for the advice. I only checked Lotus and they had 20x24" but not 16x20".
I had forgotten about Chamonix.

Jesper

TheFlyingCamera
05-08-2012, 02:34 PM
Lotus will make them in any size you want - I talked to them about getting some 12x15 holders made last year. Don't forget in the US, Richard Ritter (lrg4mat.net), S&S, and Alan Brubaker. The guy who makes Argentum cameras in ┐Czech Republic?/┐Hungary? might also make custom holders for less than Chamonix holders. I think he was selling some 11x14 holders on Ebay not long ago.

StigHagen
05-08-2012, 02:43 PM
I would try this guy (AWB):
http://www.filmholders.com/