Switch to English Language Passer en langue française Omschakelen naar Nederlandse Taal Wechseln Sie zu deutschen Sprache Passa alla lingua italiana
Members: 74,113   Posts: 1,636,747   Online: 1197
      
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 18 of 18
  1. #11

    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Netherlands
    Shooter
    Medium Format
    Posts
    5,682
    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Carnie View Post
    I guess I am the single voice against strips.

    I would never consider printing without glass carrier , [...]
    just me I guess.
    In liking glass carriers?
    No.

    But - as you say - there are glass carriers that can accommodate strips, and i don't think such thingies are rare.
    I never needed to cut strips down to single frames to be able to use a glass carrier. Strips are easier to handle, So strips for me (4 strips of 3 for 6x6 for me).

  2. #12

    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Richmond VA.
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    6,932
    I'm into strip clubs also!

    Jeff

  3. #13
    MattKing's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Delta, British Columbia, Canada
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    13,563
    Images
    60
    At the risk of heresy...

    The decision between strips and single negs may also be influenced by whether you scan negatives as well as printing them.

    The film holder in my medium format scanner won't let me scan the middle negative in a strip of 3 6x7 negatives.
    Matt

    “Photography is a complex and fluid medium, and its many factors are not applied in simple sequence. Rather, the process may be likened to the art of the juggler in keeping many balls in the air at one time!”

    Ansel Adams, from the introduction to The Negative - The New Ansel Adams Photography Series / Book 2

  4. #14
    MattKing's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Delta, British Columbia, Canada
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    13,563
    Images
    60
    Quote Originally Posted by Jeff Kubach View Post
    I'm into strip clubs also!

    Jeff
    And does that mean you are single?
    Matt

    “Photography is a complex and fluid medium, and its many factors are not applied in simple sequence. Rather, the process may be likened to the art of the juggler in keeping many balls in the air at one time!”

    Ansel Adams, from the introduction to The Negative - The New Ansel Adams Photography Series / Book 2

  5. #15

    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Netherlands
    Shooter
    Medium Format
    Posts
    5,682
    Quote Originally Posted by MattKing View Post
    At the risk of heresy...

    The decision between strips and single negs may also be influenced by whether you scan negatives as well as printing them.

    The film holder in my medium format scanner won't let me scan the middle negative in a strip of 3 6x7 negatives.
    You need a different scanner then.

  6. #16

    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ontario, Canada
    Shooter
    Medium Format
    Posts
    44
    After having a roll developed in which the negatives were cut individually, on the next roll I asked for no cutting. The entire strip was placed in a sleeve and then wound into a tight circle; thus, the sleeve kinked in many places and imparted kinks to the negative strip. The negatives are not badly damaged but I don't want this to happen again. Henceforth I will specify 4 strips of 3 negatives. I won't set up my enlarger (C700) until I have accumulated a reasonable number of good negatives; for sure I will have plenty of poor ones to practice with when the time comes. Anyway, thanks to everyone who offered comments.
    Ted

  7. #17

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Roswell, New Mexico
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    20

    Negative Strips

    If you are into making contact proof sheets in the darkroom, It is much easier to handle negative strips rather than individual negative images under the proof negative holder.

  8. #18
    Wade D's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Jamul, CA
    Shooter
    Multi Format
    Posts
    897
    Images
    3
    Quote Originally Posted by Sirius Glass View Post
    135 in strips of 6
    120 6x6 in strips of 4
    Sheet film individually

    Steve
    Yup. That's what I do. Single 120 negs are a pain.

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12


 

APUG PARTNERS EQUALLY FUNDING OUR COMMUNITY:



Contact Us  |  Support Us!  |  Advertise  |  Site Terms  |  Archive  —   Search  |  Mobile Device Access  |  RSS  |  Facebook  |  Linkedin