If you are looking to buy a first lens for your new large format camera, you are probably going start with a standard lens. While… Read More »The Standard Lens. A Beginner’s Guide to Large Format Lenses for 4×5″ – Part 2
One of the great advantages of large format photography is that you are not tied to a particular lens mount when choosing you lenses. Almost… Read More »Wide Angle Lenses. A Beginner’s Guide to Choosing Large Format Lenses – Part 1
I love TLRs. Currently I have five sitting on my shelf, the Yashica 635 is the newest addition, and I am always on the look… Read More »Yashica 635 Review. An affordable medium format option?
When you are work in a fairly obscure medium like large format photography, building a complete camera system takes time. Some might say it never… Read More »Large Format Photography. What’s in my camera bag
Most cameras, especially older ones, have their own idiosyncracies and it takes a while to get used to them. When I bought my Minolta… Read More »Minolta Autocord TLR Review – Part 2 – One Year On.
Although it looks like a TLR, the Voigtlander Brilliant is actually a box camera with a TLR style viewing system. The Voigtlander Brilliant was… Read More »Voigtlander Brilliant f7.7 – First Impressions