Category: Cameras

I’ve now glued sides and the bed onto the rear standard, and after a bit of a panic about the orientation of the crossbar on the top, I’m happy that everything is lining up as it should. The holes for …

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Gluing has begun. First lesson: buy more clamps. This’ll be much quicker with more clamps.

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So after many years of procrastination I’ve finally decided to get into 8×10 photography, primarily to shoot tintypes and wet plate collodion. After hunting for a vintage or second hand modern camera on eBay for a while, I decided to …

Bulldog 8×10 Read More »

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