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    I came out of the closet... er, I mean darkroom for this?
    Tom, on Point Pelee, Canada

    Ansel Adams had the Zone System... I'm working on the points system. First I points it here, and then I points it there...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thomas Bertilsson View Post
    Clinically proven moisturization.
    ...i over exposed my negative of the sun by several stops but never experienced any moisturization...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shawn Dougherty View Post
    ...i over exposed my negative of the sun by several stops but never experienced any moisturization...
    Yeah, but that's your problem, man.
    "Often moments come looking for us". - Robert Frank

    "Make good art!" - Neil Gaiman

    "...the heart and mind are the true lens of the camera". - Yousuf Karsh

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    im thinking of getting some slab meat
    made of tofu like tofurkey
    and steeping it in my caffenol to see what happens
    Last edited by jnanian; 02-20-2014 at 03:20 PM. Click to view previous post history.

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    I think just about here someone will tell you to go read some book, so go read some book. I think the phone book is pretty good. Lots of characters in there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by erikg View Post
    I think just about here someone will tell you to go read some book, so go read some book. I think the phone book is pretty good. Lots of characters in there.
    hard to read a phone book in an iron lung though, unless someone reads it to me before i go to sleep
    like a bedtime story

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shawn Dougherty View Post
    ...i over exposed my negative of the sun by several stops but never experienced any moisturization...
    mediteranian?

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    Getting back to the original off topic;

    Place your LF negative in the enlarger, turn the 150mm lens around so you can delarge to postage size image, print on cheap assed kodalith and develop in Dektol 1:25. Contact print onto another sheet of kodalith knockoff with a sheet of diffused opaque plastic (for maximum sharpness) and print as normal with your printmaker35 and a cheap old fogged 50mm Wollensak lens.

    I'ld say you would get close to Leica quality with that.

    tim in san jose
    Where ever you are, there you be.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jnanian View Post
    contacted a machinist and they might take on my project
    but i have a feeling it won't work unless i do something outlandish too
    its not enough to mate 4 different lens cells that dont go together
    but even the machinist was doubtful it would have any bearing on
    the grain, or texture or contrast of my 8x10 film and making it
    more like cheap 35mm ...
    i live near an airport, maybe i will ask them to xray my film a few times
    its only a few hundred dollars a box

    he asked if i wanted to go amorphic
    i guess he wanted to adjust my cells
    or something radical, not sure what i will do now
    that he is asking serious questions ..
    Why the hell do you need a machinist if you are using toilet tissue tubes and duct tape?
    Where ever you are, there you be.

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    Quote Originally Posted by k_jupiter View Post
    Why the hell do you need a machinist if you are using toilet tissue tubes and duct tape?
    For crying out loud, please use the search function before you ask a question that's been answered before.
    Kick his ass, Sea Bass!



 

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