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by Sandeha
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Pinhole, Instant and Toy Cameras
Topic: Homemade camera toys
Replies: 6
Views: 948

Re: Homemade camera toys

The knobs are made up of machine nuts and bolts and a judicious selection of brass tubing sizes I picked up from a craft shop. With lashings of Araldite Metal they've held together very well. :D
by Sandeha
Sat Sep 07, 2019 2:46 am
Forum: Pinhole, Instant and Toy Cameras
Topic: Homemade camera toys
Replies: 6
Views: 948

Homemade camera toys

Camera makers/modders will be interested in this review in Popular Photography of a zine by the Homemade Camera Podcast people ... HomemadeCameraZineno1.jpg https://www.popphoto.com/homemade-camera-zine/?fbclid=IwAR18vnZJ5LzMvX5R_Iqi0Pt5WigVkZpXRwqHbIes8mjRq0uZUY7e-igcpS8 It's a short excerpt (where...
by Sandeha
Wed Aug 31, 2016 5:32 pm
Forum: Technical and Site Issues / Spammer Alerts
Topic: Photobucket files mis-linked
Replies: 5
Views: 9191

Re: Photobucket files mis-linked

I hope Photobucket survives - it's my main storage.

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Well, that worked !!
by Sandeha
Wed Aug 31, 2016 5:28 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chatter — 'Sound Off' Here
Topic: NelsonFoto dot Com
Replies: 91
Views: 50672

Re: NelsonFoto dot Com: Update

I paid the bill, however - and it's a big HOWEVER. The ongoing costs for the site are not what any of us would be willing to pay. The database for the forums somehow has grown to 4GB. Craig's contract was for 500MB. The monthly overage charge comes to $358.07. This amount would be due every month. ...
by Sandeha
Tue Aug 30, 2016 11:39 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chatter — 'Sound Off' Here
Topic: NelsonFoto dot Com
Replies: 91
Views: 50672

Re: NelsonFoto dot Com

Digging around there was a thread that I just had to save for the future, and it looks like the future is already here, so ... Once upon a time, when a number of (highly) original folks were fooling around, this comedic piece formed itself. It was August 2005 when things had barely gotten started .....
by Sandeha
Sat Aug 27, 2016 12:10 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chatter — 'Sound Off' Here
Topic: NelsonFoto dot Com
Replies: 91
Views: 50672

Re: NelsonFoto dot Com

Hi guys and gals ... I was looking for a link to the video of CE giving a talk and slide show about his book. Maybe my memory's failing, but I couldn't find if it was still online somewhere, either on Youtube or Vimeo I guess. But I did find a copy of something I saved (and edited) from an Arkansas ...
by Sandeha
Tue Feb 23, 2016 7:57 am
Forum: The Fix-It Forum
Topic: The Signet 35 rangefinder
Replies: 4
Views: 4878

Re: The Signet 35 rangefinder

There are some beautiful sheets of 50/50 beam splitter going cheap here:
http://www.surplusshed.com/pages/item/l14550.html

Nice purple colour. :)
by Sandeha
Thu May 08, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: SLRs and Rangefinders
Topic: Birthday portrait
Replies: 18
Views: 10201

Re: Birthday portrait

Great self portrait, Les.

You may have missed one or two greetings over on Facebook. :lol:

Just as I was late to see this thread, as I am currently in Bologna. 8-)
by Sandeha
Sun Apr 27, 2014 3:24 pm
Forum: Pinhole, Instant and Toy Cameras
Topic: World Pinhole Day is April 27
Replies: 10
Views: 8859

Re: World Pinhole Day is April 27

Turns out I have a lightleak as well as a pinhole ... :D

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Converted Agfa Isolette, Acros.
by Sandeha
Tue Apr 15, 2014 1:57 pm
Forum: The Fix-It Forum
Topic: The Signet 35 rangefinder
Replies: 4
Views: 4878

Re: The Signet 35 rangefinder

I've tried the old black sharpie method before, but this does look better.