Posts belonging to Category Large Format Cameras

A 5×7 film back

A few months ago, I got the bug to try large format photography again. Don’t ask why—just see the title of this blog. I had played around with 4×5 for quite a while in college and beyond, but ended up selling all my equipment. Big mistake! It just leads to buying more later. Anyway, for whatever reason, it struck me that 5×7 would be a fun format to try. Perhaps it was the lack of availability of film and accessories, the near extinction of film as a popular medium, or just being ornery about everybody doing digital now.