Changing Standards on a Cambo 4x5 to make it an 8x10 Can it be done?

Discussion in 'Large Format Cameras and Accessories' started by ZoneVI, Sep 6, 2010.

  1. ZoneVI

    ZoneVI Member

    Jul 21, 2010
    4x5 Format
    I own a Zone VI camera and I am pretty comfortable with that so far.

    Prior to buying the Zone VI, I purchased a Cambo SC2 which I still have. I had an adapter board made for the Cambo SC2 so I can just pop in the lens boards from my Zone VI and share the lenses. Now I am starting to also get interested in exploring 8x10.

    Instead of buying another Camera, I am wondering if its possible to just change the Rear Standard of the SC2 and bellows of the Cambo SC2, use the same front standard, and make an 8x10 out of the SC2?