Monthly Archives: December 2017


Part 3: How To Use A Large Format View Camera

So putting part one and part two of this series together, how do we make it all work? Begin with a viewing card.  A viewing card is essentially a mat board with a hole in […]


Part 2: And What About View Camera Accessories

After reading part one in this series you should have the basics of what makes a large format view camera a special sort of camera.  However, a few more things are needed to make the camera […]


Part 1: What Is A Large Format View Camera And Why Do People Still Use Them

Very often while setting up my view camera I will have one or two people approach me and ask about the camera. When was it made? How does it work? Can I still purchase film […]