Quote Originally Posted by varan
By the way, do you usually use large format cameras? I haven't yet ventured into that territory. In Russia they still use the giant wood cameras for document photos.

I use all formats - mostly 6x4.5 when travelling "light", LF for anything loser to home (or wihtin driving distance), and 35mm when I feel like it. My latest "toy" is a Bessa L with 21mm lens - a wonderful little wide-angle camera. Much easyer to bring than an ancient 18x24cm German wood camera!