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by BarryWilkinson
Thu Jan 14, 2016 7:06 pm Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Status of this Web site
Replies: 23
Views: 14033

Re: Status of this Web site

Sal Santamaura wrote:... If you're referring to "masch," ...
You are correct, I think I met him once in Scarborough? Perhaps it may be worth sending him a PM?

Barry
by BarryWilkinson
Thu Jan 14, 2016 5:20 pm Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Status of this Web site
Replies: 23
Views: 14033

Re: Status of this Web site

Hi Sal, It is sad that this site seems to have 'died'. I am an Administrator on another analogue forum but I regularly look in here in the hope of finding something interesting to read. I have always considered there was enough interest to maintain many forums due to the varied interests in photogra...
by BarryWilkinson
Sun Aug 09, 2015 1:32 pm Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ken Keen FRPS
Replies: 1
Views: 2636

Re: Ken Keen FRPS

Thanks for posting, very interesting. Also nice to see images of the late Terry King.

Barry
by BarryWilkinson
Wed Apr 22, 2015 1:18 pm Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: Events and News
Topic: Large Format Photography Exhibition: A Year at Thorp Perrow
Replies: 3
Views: 3210

Re: Large Format Photography Exhibition: A Year at Thorp Per

Well done Rod, I wish I could get up to see your work. The images look superb.

Best wishes

Barry
by BarryWilkinson
Fri Dec 19, 2014 4:25 pm Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Seasons Greetings
Replies: 1
Views: 2575

Seasons Greetings

Seasons Greetings to all LF'ers here. It is a shame there has been little traffic on this forum recently, I hope it will pick up in 2015.

Barry
by BarryWilkinson
Fri Apr 04, 2014 8:33 am Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Large format 5x4 lenses: Rodenstock, Schneider, Fuji
Replies: 3
Views: 2083

Re: FS: Large format 5x4 lenses: Rodenstock, Schneider, Fuji

PM Sent re: Rodenstock 75mm f/6.8 Grandagon-N

Barry
by BarryWilkinson
Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:44 am Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Obtaining Really Right Stuff (RRS) equipment in UK
Replies: 5
Views: 6210

Re: Obtaining Really Right Stuff (RRS) equipment in UK

dave_whatever wrote:Are they actuality based in the UK then, or are then shipping them from europe?
They are based in the Netherlands.
by BarryWilkinson
Fri Jun 28, 2013 2:47 pm Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Obtaining Really Right Stuff (RRS) equipment in UK
Replies: 5
Views: 6210

Re: Obtaining Really Right Stuff (RRS) equipment in UK

I have just bought a RRS plate from them. Quick delivery no issues.
by BarryWilkinson
Sat May 05, 2012 11:18 am Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dry mounting
Replies: 8
Views: 3030

Re: Dry mounting

Dennis I assume you are using dry mount tissue? If so http://www.johnkersey-engineering.co.uk/infopage1.html may help with your temperature setting?
by BarryWilkinson
Sat Apr 28, 2012 11:04 am Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: Critique
Topic: Kungsgatan by night. Stockholm, Sweden.
Replies: 2
Views: 3518

Re: Kungsgatan by night. Stockholm, Sweden.

Paul Mitchell wrote:Loved the first one but this is superb!
I agree, stunning!
by BarryWilkinson
Fri Apr 27, 2012 9:22 am Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: Critique
Topic: Sergels Torg. Stockholm, Sweden.
Replies: 5
Views: 4841

Re: Sergels Torg. Stockholm, Sweden.

I really like night photography and IMO this is a great example. Initally I felt I would crop out the building on the right but that does not work for me. So its just fine for me as it is. Good exposure.

Barry
by BarryWilkinson
Sun Mar 11, 2012 6:39 pm Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: FS: Toyo 45AII & Accessories
Replies: 3
Views: 1661

Re: FS: Toyo 45AII & Accessories

PM sent on Toyo/Canham to Linhof/Wista/Toyo Lens Board Adapter.
by BarryWilkinson
Sat Mar 03, 2012 10:26 am Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Vat on imported books?
Replies: 8
Views: 3348

Re: Vat on imported books?

I had an argument with Customs and Excise when they charged me vat on two books from the US last year. They eventually refunded the vat after three months. The argument continued as the Royal Mail charged me for handling the vat. Eventually weeks later the C&E grudgingly told the royal Mail to refun...
by BarryWilkinson
Tue Sep 20, 2011 10:35 am Etc/GMT-1+01:00
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sinar & tripod head
Replies: 6
Views: 2243

Re: Sinar & tripod head

Charles, Manfrotto used to make 100mm square hex plates for use with large format camera's. I have two of them (somewhere!), one at least unused. I bought them to fit a Manfrotto 229 head which was sturdy enough for an MPP Monorail. If you would like to test one I'll try and find them (problem due t...