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One nice use of a large sensor digital camera is to use it with old Petzval lenses. Girl with cat, modeling lamp, 4.75 inch long A T Thompson, Bos…
Other lenses used in testing:
Other lenses used in testing:
This low cost lens is just a simple lens in a piece of plastic pipe, but it has a special look! Never very sharp it gives an old time feel and a nice …
This is an amazingly sharp lens with beautiful bokeh. It will cover the LS45 at infinity but for the LS911, it covers 9x11 inches close up images. Us…
I was looking for a longer version of this lens but couldn't find any yet, at least under a few thousand dollars. This one is sharp wide open, but doe…
This lens is sharp without being too harsh. It has a nice feeling.
I got this lens on Ebay. It is acting like a Petzval, but doesn't cover 8x10 well. It should be a nice lens for a digital 4x5 camera later. It is not …
The types of film or sensor sizes ULF - Ultra Large Format Sensor or film size larger than large format, bigger than 11x14. Large Format Film or s…
We are happy to show the prototype case #2 that is coming together this week. There is still work to do but this is close to the final shape. The cam…
Status May 2017 For now we're doing 3 colors manually, in the future we may build an auto color wheel, though there are difficulties with that so we'…
Here's some first photos with an experimental color wheel. You can see more information about the color wheel here: Color Wheel The photos are up cl…
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