Quote Originally Posted by Bill Burk View Post
Welcome to the world of black borders, warts and all!

Be sure to throw a small bubble level in with your camera gear. You can't hide a crooked shot any longer. No more cropping.

You also can't do flashing "a-la Lootens" to blacken distracting backgrounds. This, I am sorry, is the gravest loss - I just cannot figure out a workaround.
I don't see the problem regarding flashing except for a ragged 35mm style black border. I've used a pen flashlight doing what you describe.