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by titrisol
Mon Jun 10, 2024 9:10 pm
Forum: The Fix-It Forum
Topic: Matte paint?
Replies: 2
Views: 67

Matte paint?

Found a Voigtlander Vitessa lens-hood on a thrift shop surprise bin It looks quite good but the inside is all scratched and I'd like to repaint it flat black. Vitessa-12520-inside.jpg I was thinking abt using Testors flat black paint after some sanding (taping the shiny parts) Any other recommendati...
by titrisol
Mon Jun 10, 2024 4:24 pm
Forum: Words/No Words
Topic: Red-Winged Blackbirds In Focus
Replies: 11
Views: 997

Re: Red-Winged Blackbirds In Focus

Welcome back!
good way to get out of the rut!
by titrisol
Thu May 16, 2024 12:01 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chatter — 'Sound Off' Here
Topic: USPS to lauch a set of stamps in honor of Ansel Adams
Replies: 12
Views: 12495

Re: USPS to lauch a set of stamps in honor of Ansel Adams

melek wrote:
Wed May 15, 2024 7:34 pm
The Postal Service has charged my card, and it looks like the stamps and field books are on the way.
oooh, just checked on the informed delivery and they are supposed to arrive by tomorrow
yay!
by titrisol
Sun Apr 28, 2024 9:06 pm
Forum: Developing, Enlarging and Scanning
Topic: Gevaert - museum
Replies: 5
Views: 1350

Re: Gevaert - museum

Julio1fer wrote:
Sat Apr 27, 2024 4:17 pm
I remember using some of these, out of their red boxes, too many years ago.
I feel I have asked this before, but I rememeber there was photographic paper made in Uruguay
It had its own brand which I cant recall, do you remember it?
by titrisol
Fri Apr 26, 2024 8:58 am
Forum: Developing, Enlarging and Scanning
Topic: Gevaert - museum
Replies: 5
Views: 1350

Gevaert - museum

From another photolist: The Fomu Photo Museum in Antwerp, Belgium has digitized 1,300 photo paper packages and 70 hanging folders with information about the Gevaert photo paper as part of the Gevaert Paper Project. This information can now be found on a special site: https://gevaert.fomu.be/ This ty...
by titrisol
Wed Apr 24, 2024 11:18 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chatter — 'Sound Off' Here
Topic: USPS to lauch a set of stamps in honor of Ansel Adams
Replies: 12
Views: 12495

Re: USPS to lauch a set of stamps in honor of Ansel Adams

Those are cool!
I preordered the stamps, and now the fieldnotes
by titrisol
Mon Apr 22, 2024 1:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Camera recovered from Aconcagua glacier after 50 years
Replies: 5
Views: 10548

Re: Camera recovered from Aconcagua glacier after 50 years

Indeed, but in the mid-80s information was a lot slower than it is today
it was a legend, kind of a campfire ghost story that we heard
GrahamS wrote:
Mon Apr 22, 2024 9:58 am
Her body was indeed found. It's all in the NYT article. Her Nikkormat was found containing exposed film, which has been processed.
by titrisol
Tue Apr 09, 2024 3:05 pm
Forum: Words/No Words
Topic: 2024 Eclipse
Replies: 3
Views: 1619

2024 Eclipse

Only 80% in NC snapped a few pics with a Thousand Oaks filter
Thourgh the Colander
Thourgh the Colander
Time lapse
Time lapse
by titrisol
Thu Apr 04, 2024 10:51 am
Forum: Rangefinders
Topic: Super Solinette
Replies: 11
Views: 10313

Re: Super Solinette

Good work, Pablo. I never did get mine finished because I kind of gave up on trying to get the helical loose. Worst Agfa I've ever worked on for that problem. Anyway, your rangefinder issue is a sticky control lever, and since the Ansco Super Memar body is similar I have a set of photos for you to ...
by titrisol
Wed Apr 03, 2024 9:41 am
Forum: SLRs and Rangefinders
Topic: The Contarex 50mm is pretty amazing
Replies: 6
Views: 1763

Re: The Contarex 50mm is pretty amazing

Did you adapt it to a Leica?
great shots of the Amazonia