Quote Originally Posted by Greg Davis View Post
Would a bag bellows help minimze bellows flare? I haven't tried that yet.
Maybe some but the light is still in there... The best solution is to simply block the excess image circle. Since you already have the compendium hood you should be set.

Quote Originally Posted by Doremus Scudder View Post
When using a compendium, extend it till it impinges on the ground-glass image then back off a bit for maximum effect.
This is how I've always done it.