Originally Posted by leicam5
I think that, particularly while printing larger format negs., the DOF of a reasonably stopped down (LF-) printing lens is not that 'deep', not to mention the circle of diffusion...
I have no actual proof from testing but I think that the negative to lens distance is much more critical than the lens to paper distance.
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