Building a complete camera system takes time. Some might say it never ends! It is definitely more difficult if you buy everything used and I… Read More »What’s in my camera bag – Large Format Photography.
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Monorail vs. Field Camera. Both have their strengths and weaknesses, but which is right for you? Large format photography has seen an increase in interest… Read More »Field Camera vs. Monorail. Which is better?
When Ella and I arranged this shoot, I had checked the weather and the forecast was for bright, overcast day. Perfect weather for photography. So… Read More »Portraits on the Beach with a Large Format Camera
Location: Dell Quay, near Chichester, West Sussex Camera: Wista 45DX Lens: Fujinon 125mm 5.6 NW with an Orange Filter Film: Ilford FP4 plus rated normally… Read More »How I got the shot. Derelict Boat, Dell Quay.
If you have just acquired a used large format camera, chances are you are itching to go out into the field and try it out.… Read More »Essential Checks for your Used Large Format Camera
I began processing my own large format film because I wanted to shoot more, and home processing drastically reduced my costs. Although I had a… Read More »My Top Tips For Large Format Film Processing.
I have used information on the Large Format Forum homepage to help me with this article. This article is intended as a practical ‘how to’… Read More »How to make a Simple F Stop Calculator for Large Format Photography.
You’ve bought a camera. Sourced a lens and film holders, got hold of the accessories you need and now you are ready to buy some… Read More »Choosing film for your large format camera.
Getting Started Large format cameras are very simple yet very powerful imaging devices. If you are organised and methodical, they are straightforward to use, and… Read More »A Beginner’s Guide to the Large Format Film Camera.