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Forum: Darkroom Yesterday, 07:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 376
Posted By Uwe Pilz
I measured the changes with an USAF1951 chart....

I measured the changes with an USAF1951 chart. There the diffraction effect was clearly visible / could be measured. It is possible, the one cannot see it in real photographs.
Forum: Darkroom 24th May 2022, 04:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 376
Posted By Uwe Pilz
I use the 50 mm and 80 mm Rodagons in my...

I use the 50 mm and 80 mm Rodagons in my enlarger. These are said of being good lenses. I checked how much the need stopped down.
You may work stopped down one and a half stop, and I do so for...
Forum: Negative Printing Exchange 19th May 2022, 05:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 636
Posted By Uwe Pilz
I just sent my neg and print out to Rob. I...

I just sent my neg and print out to Rob. I selected a shot of the Gedächtniskirche Schönefeld (https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ged%C3%A4chtniskirche_Sch%C3%B6nefeld) which I made a few days ago.. This...
Forum: Darkroom 17th May 2022, 06:30 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,482
Posted By Uwe Pilz
> Uwe, are you using a motorised base for this? ...

> Uwe, are you using a motorised base for this?

No I tilt manually. With Rodinal I have dev times up to 20 mins. With 120 film, I wait until I have two films - less walking around tilting the tank.
Forum: Darkroom 17th May 2022, 10:25 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,482
Posted By Uwe Pilz
I recommend continuous agitation. I make it so...

I recommend continuous agitation. I make it so every time.

It is easy getting bromide streaks in flat gray areas. Agitation is the best way against it.
Forum: Monochrome Film 14th May 2022, 06:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 650
Posted By Uwe Pilz
Foma 200 ist my most used 35 mm film. ...

Foma 200 ist my most used 35 mm film.

Exposed with 125 ASA it can be developed in Rodinal. I use 1+50, 16°C, 16 mins.

The film works well with Atomal 49 developer. It can be exposed with 250...
Forum: Print Exchanges 12th May 2022, 04:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Uwe Pilz
Dear Marty, thank you for your kind words. I put...

Dear Marty, thank you for your kind words. I put my photos in the Gallery.
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Sometimes I have a technical ok but second class print. I use such prints for writing notes on it. I assume, a...
Forum: Photography in general 10th May 2022, 04:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 166
Posted By Uwe Pilz
In the past, I bought some bits and pieces from...

In the past, I bought some bits and pieces from China. All were sent from Germany. Shipping post are often zero or nearly so.

I assume that sending were bundled and shipped with a container to...
Forum: Print Exchanges 8th May 2022, 04:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Uwe Pilz
My prints are in the mail too.

My prints are in the mail too.
Forum: Photography in general 28th April 2022, 04:30 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,101
Posted By Uwe Pilz
> so I am proposing to side-step the restrictions...

> so I am proposing to side-step the restrictions by ordering an Intrepid Camera enlarger

There may be an alternative way to that. Meopta enlargers come into a suitcase and can disassembled...
Forum: Print Exchanges 26th April 2022, 04:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,428
Posted By Uwe Pilz
Yesterday I got thee lovely prints from Sebatiaan...

Yesterday I got thee lovely prints from Sebatiaan (BuzzNL). All three shots were taken with the new for him Zeiss Ikon Nettar, an historic 6x6 camera. The sharpness and contrast are very amazing!
...
Forum: Photography in general 26th April 2022, 04:15 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,101
Posted By Uwe Pilz
> Drawing, painting or wood carving might do it...

> Drawing, painting or wood carving might do it for me

Same for me. I love the craftmanship, the manual work. I would not change this to some kind of computer work.
Forum: Photography in general 24th April 2022, 05:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,101
Posted By Uwe Pilz
I need a darkroom. But I would not give up...

I need a darkroom. But I would not give up photography if I would not have a dedicated room anymore. I lived for decades with a flying darkroom.

But if this would not be possible, I would give up.
Forum: Print Exchanges 23rd April 2022, 04:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 876
Posted By Uwe Pilz
I am in again.

I am in again.
Forum: Negative Printing Exchange 21st April 2022, 12:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 636
Posted By Uwe Pilz
The link to the gallery is here: ...

The link to the gallery is here:


http://www.film-and-darkroom-user.org.uk/forum/gallery/showgallery.php/cat/571
Forum: Negative Printing Exchange 21st April 2022, 04:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 636
Posted By Uwe Pilz
I am in again. I can process all formats up to...

I am in again.
I can process all formats up to 6x6 cm².
Forum: Print Exchanges 6th April 2022, 06:05 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,428
Posted By Uwe Pilz
I uploaded the prints in the gallery. My...

I uploaded the prints in the gallery.

My wife likes the dahlia image very much too.
Forum: Help! 6th April 2022, 04:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 553
Posted By Uwe Pilz
If we have only 7 neg exchange folders .. perhaps...

If we have only 7 neg exchange folders .. perhaps we could list them first?
I know the mich more important FADU exchange would slip down 7 lines.
Forum: Photography in general 4th April 2022, 06:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By Uwe Pilz
You may buy pure thiosulfate. sodium thiosulfate....

You may buy pure thiosulfate. sodium thiosulfate. It is non toxic and serves different purposes. Here in Germany, it can be got from Amazon. It is alkalic. Use 200g/L from the crystalline chemical....
Forum: Negative Printing Exchange 4th April 2022, 04:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,163
Posted By Uwe Pilz
Dear Terry, I sent a personal message in between....

Dear Terry, I sent a personal message in between.

This afternoon I printed your negative. I wondered about the film, I did not know any Kodak film with such a clear base. From some plants in the...
Forum: Negative Printing Exchange 4th April 2022, 09:01 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,163
Posted By Uwe Pilz
Dear Terry, I just received your large brown...

Dear Terry, I just received your large brown enveloppe and read the two latters I am allowed to.

First, please excuse me: Most probably I embossed my signature at the wrong side. You are right...
Forum: Monochrome Film 4th April 2022, 05:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 579
Posted By Uwe Pilz
Tmax has "real" 800-1000 ASA. 1600 ASA should be...

Tmax has "real" 800-1000 ASA. 1600 ASA should be fine too, but 3200 ASA cannot be reached. You sacrify the shadows.
I recommend a phenidone based developer, because it gains half a stop in...
Forum: Darkroom 4th April 2022, 05:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By Uwe Pilz
Rodinal contains caustic potash. With the...

Rodinal contains caustic potash. With the carbondioxide of the air it changes to potassium carbonate which is far less soluble. This are the crystals at the bottom.
Rodinal is fine wven with that...
Forum: Print Exchanges 3rd April 2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,428
Posted By Uwe Pilz
My prints are in the Mail.

My prints are in the Mail.
Forum: Print Exchanges 28th March 2022, 03:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,428
Posted By Uwe Pilz
I am in again.

I am in again.
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