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Benn Murhaaya - http://murhaaya.com

An introduction to 4×5 large format photography Part: 1

Benn Murhaaya - http://murhaaya.com
An introduction to 4×5 large format photography Part: 1 by Benn Murhaaya
I have been meaning to have a 4×5 introduction on the site for a long time, so when Benn Murhaaya offered to write one I jumped at the chance. This is fantastically detailed intro, so detailed in fact that I have broken it into 2 parts. This is a complete guide on how to get set up using a 4×5 camera. Please note, some of the photographs contain nudity. Enjoy.
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If a camera could tell a story


If a camera could tell a story
Sometimes I wonder what story a camera would tell if it could. We can see a visual record of everything that camera has seen, as long as we know the provenance of that camera and have access to all of the images it took. But that is almost impossible for most classic cameras. But something happened recently that made me think a bit more about this.
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