Quote Originally Posted by lilmsmaggie View Post
Ball head, or pan & tilt?

Can you use a ball head with a 4X5 LF cameras, or are pan & tilt heads preferable? The reason I'm asking is that I only have a ball head for my tripod.

Hmm ...
Try it out, see if it works. Keep an eye out for slippage with the ball head you have, and scrutinize the negatives (or positives) for sharpness. Hopefully you can use what you have and not be forced to make another purchase.