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by Dustin McAmera
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Technical Central
Topic: No more free ride on Flickr
Replies: 5
Views: 15268

Re: No more free ride on Flickr

I have a Pro account, and use AdBlock Plus and NoScript (though I've allowed most of the script). I haven't noticed a change in behaviour yet.
by Dustin McAmera
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Folding Cameras and Plate Cameras
Topic: Zeca 6x9 folder
Replies: 5
Views: 5680

Re: Zeca 6x9 folder

I also use Kiwi polish, but sometimes mix a little dubbin with the polish; it's a softer oily/fatty waterproofing stuff that I have originally for walking boots. I would guess it's probably tallow (as a vegetarian I really shouldn't be using it!); it gets noticeably softer with the warmth from your ...
by Dustin McAmera
Sat Nov 03, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chatter — 'Sound Off' Here
Topic: If anyone cares, Microsoft is ending forum support for these products
Replies: 17
Views: 14785

Re: If anyone cares, Microsoft is ending forum support for these products

I have a small box of 3.25" discs, saved from a larger collection of 'really important stuff' I never needed for ten years or more, because they have the shutter part made of aluminium, and I have found it's good stuff for home-made pinhole plates. Flat, reasonably stiff, and the pinhole-making meth...
by Dustin McAmera
Fri Jul 06, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Camera for a trip
Replies: 2
Views: 4728

Re: Camera for a trip

I haven't had any problem with the machines they use for carry-on bags; the machine they use on the luggage checked into the hold left plainly visible wavy lines when I left some film in my case accidentally.
I should add my experience is all with fairly slow film, up to ISO 400.
by Dustin McAmera
Sun Mar 25, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: SLRs
Topic: Agfa Selectaflex
Replies: 18
Views: 14876

Re: Agfa Selectaflex

Yes - they look pretty good, especially the 35mm! I haven't come across the Ambion before. Thanks for posting them!
by Dustin McAmera
Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: SLRs and Rangefinders
Topic: Hawking (or not-Hawking)'s camera
Replies: 2
Views: 4865

Re: Hawking (or not-Hawking)'s camera

Could it be a Werra?
by Dustin McAmera
Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: TLRs, SLRs, RFs, non-folders
Topic: SLR MF camera to begin
Replies: 21
Views: 17903

Re: SLR MF camera to begin

I have a 645 Pro, shamefully neglected. Without the prism finder it would be only half the camera; but I wouldn't be without the WLF either.

My other MF SLR is a Pilot Super!
by Dustin McAmera
Mon Feb 19, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: SLRs
Topic: Agfa Selectaflex
Replies: 18
Views: 14876

Re: Agfa Selectaflex

Is there a common rear lens group behind the shutter, as on the Canon EX-EE?
by Dustin McAmera
Wed Jan 10, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Words/No Words
Topic: Bathtub recycling and other scenes
Replies: 13
Views: 10223

Re: Bathtub recycling and other scenes

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There's mine! I really should clean the bath sometime... That's in Swaledale, almost ten years ago; I really must take some new photographs, too! Efke KB100 in my Super Dollina II, and dev'd in Rodinal.