Quote Originally Posted by viridari View Post
I'm getting into LF now to expand the tools available to me. Very big prints and very small prints sell well for me. With 4x5 I can make contact prints and very large enlargements (larger than I would want to go with my medium format TLR). Then of course any dust that sneaks in will be proportionately much smaller on the final enlargement.
Depends on where the dust is.

If you take one look at a contact print made from an 8x10 negative properly exposed and developed in a pyro staining developer... you will be hooked. There are levels of detail and gradients of tone you would not believe possible on a sheet of film.

tim in san jose