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Forum: Film Photography 06-06-2017, 10:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 8,894
Posted By Jim Jones
I've improvised half a dozen darkrooms over the...

I've improvised half a dozen darkrooms over the past few decades, but am without one now after moving from the old family farm. It's easy to set up everything needed to develop 4x5 film and scan negs...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 06-06-2017, 10:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,008
Posted By Jim Jones
Really dense ND filters will be handy if you are...

Really dense ND filters will be handy if you are close to the solar eclipse this August.
Forum: General Photography Discussions 06-06-2017, 10:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 926
Posted By Jim Jones
I still subscribe to the American magazine, Black...

I still subscribe to the American magazine, Black & White. It is all photographs and a little editorial writing with few ads. Printing quality is much better than the photo magazines of a few decades...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 03-03-2017, 01:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,872
Posted By Jim Jones
Eugene Smith grant for humanitarian photography

The 2017 W. Eugene Smith grant of $35,000 for humanistic photography will be awarded this fall: http://smithfund.org/eugene-smith-grant. Street photographers whose work presents a strong message in...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 12-23-2016, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,615
Posted By Jim Jones
Welcome back! The site has little traffic now,...

Welcome back! The site has little traffic now, and we need all the activity we can stir up.
Forum: Gear/Equipment Discussion 07-18-2016, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 8,336
Posted By Jim Jones
It sounds like a fine choice for a first DSLR...

It sounds like a fine choice for a first DSLR that she won't outgrow for a long time. My first DSLR was a 3100, very similar to the D3300, and it is still my prime camera. In more than five years it...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 07-06-2016, 05:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,017
Posted By Jim Jones
As Oscar Hammerstein wrote, ". . . by your pupils...

As Oscar Hammerstein wrote, ". . . by your pupils you'll be taught." Welcome back. Lets see the photos both of you are taking now.
Forum: General Photography Discussions 06-01-2016, 04:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 11,075
Posted By Jim Jones
Nice interview that supplements what we've...

Nice interview that supplements what we've learned over the past several years.
Forum: Film Photography 01-12-2016, 02:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 19,372
Posted By Jim Jones
introduction to large format

I rarely watch the videos people post online, and never post them myself, but this seven minute exception made my day and perhaps will brighten yours, too.
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Forum: Digital Photography 10-29-2015, 02:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 29,518
Posted By Jim Jones
before Photoshop

Before Photoshop photographers were doing some sophisticated "Photoshopping":...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 09-01-2015, 12:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 22,644
Posted By Jim Jones
There should be nothing wrong with your singing...

There should be nothing wrong with your singing in the car being taped, but Please, Please, don't post the videos here!
Forum: General Photography Discussions 09-01-2015, 12:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,326
Posted By Jim Jones
Just as much effort can go into perfecting...

Just as much effort can go into perfecting digital images as doing it in a darkroom. The difference that effort makes in either area is sometimes obvious. There are a lot of digital images posted...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 09-01-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,138
Posted By Jim Jones
Photography can be much more than something for...

Photography can be much more than something for the photographer alone. Tomorrow night I'll photograph a high school soft ball game mostly for the local school. A week later I'll shoot another one....
Forum: General Photography Discussions 08-03-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 22,644
Posted By Jim Jones
That makes Daguerreotypes a treasure that many...

That makes Daguerreotypes a treasure that many people don't appreciate.
Forum: General Photography Discussions 08-03-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,326
Posted By Jim Jones
Thanks for the warning, and great thanks for all...

Thanks for the warning, and great thanks for all that you've done to keep one of the nicest photographic sites alive.
Forum: General Photography Discussions 08-03-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 22,644
Posted By Jim Jones
Some of those great old negatives may never have...

Some of those great old negatives may never have been intended to be enlarged, yet they blow up so well. Maybe its because we now accept grain in photos, while the primative films of a hundred years...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 08-02-2015, 02:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,326
Posted By Jim Jones
Support for photographers has certainly declined....

Support for photographers has certainly declined. I'd have to drive 75 miles to get ink for my printer, so that comes by mail. Walmart did carry my two DSLRs, but the only real camera store is maybe...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 08-02-2015, 02:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,138
Posted By Jim Jones
Photomao, you've found many good photos in places...

Photomao, you've found many good photos in places some of us never think to look. I've found that externally imposed challenges can provoke us into doing things we find that we enjoy. Also, just...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 08-02-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 22,644
Posted By Jim Jones
I've seen some really nice online photos taken...

I've seen some really nice online photos taken with a cell phone, but wonder how they would look as a 16x20 print. I did blow a cell phone image up like that for a friend, but it took a lot of work...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 07-08-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,138
Posted By Jim Jones
As Bethe noted, even expert photographers can put...

As Bethe noted, even expert photographers can put iphone photography to good use. Long ago, when China was closed to most Americans, an American doctor was invited to China. His wife photographed...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 06-28-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,604
Posted By Jim Jones
Death of Rondal Partridge

Another important link to the great photographers of America, Rondal Partridge, passed away this month at 92. He was the son of photographer (and character) Imogen Cunningham. In the 1930s he worked...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 06-26-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,138
Posted By Jim Jones
When you are out with the camera, you see so much...

When you are out with the camera, you see so much more than almost anyone else. That can be worth more than any picture.
Forum: Film Photography 06-25-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,060
Posted By Jim Jones
I can do a much more precise job of editing B&W...

I can do a much more precise job of editing B&W on the computer than in the darkroom. It doesn't take much of a photo editor to do the job. PSE version 7 came with a scanner, and is good enough. So...
Forum: Film Photography 06-24-2015, 03:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,060
Posted By Jim Jones
The only film I shoot (with a very few...

The only film I shoot (with a very few exceptions) is large format, and don't do that very often. Digital is convenient, and that makes all the difference as I get old. Still, there's something...
Forum: General Photography Discussions 06-24-2015, 03:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,326
Posted By Jim Jones
A lot of our regulars dropped out when the site...

A lot of our regulars dropped out when the site was down, and never returned. It's still one of the nicest photo sites on the net.
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