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How I Got Into Large Format Film Photography and How You Can Too

2560 1706 James Tocchio

A friend of the site tells us how he got into large format film photography, and lays a path for you to take your first steps, too.

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Mastering the Zone System Part 3 : Making the Final Print

2560 1440 Cory Miller

Cory’s three part series on the Zone System and mastering darkroom printing wraps up today, in part three.

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Mastering the Zone System – Part 2: Film Testing

2800 1575 Cory Miller

In part two of his Mastering the Zone System series, Cory dives into the process of testing film to determine correct film speed and dev times.

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Mastering the Zone System – Part 1: Zone System Metering

2800 1867 Cory Miller

Most of us have experienced the feelings that accompany any big change; a combination of fear juxtaposed with excitement. First leaving home for college or starting a new job, or maybe picking up our first…

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What is Zone Focus, Plus How and When to Do It

2800 1575 James Tocchio

Zone focusing (sometimes called scale focusing) allows a photographer to know what will be in focus without even looking through the viewfinder. It’s an invaluable technique that’s often used in street and other types of…

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