Quote Originally Posted by Claire Senft
The skill displayed in using your enlarger and its lens will be, in my opinion, far more important than the difference in between first rate lenses available from todays marketplace.

Seems you've hit on an infectious notion known as the 'silver bullet syndrome'. I've been bitten once before - now that I'm flat broke, I'm actually producing some decent prints rather then harking over the differences between this lens or that enlarger.

Edward Weston's "darkroom" would've been upraised today at under $200 bucks total - less the dry mount press.

Hi-Five from NYC Claire!