Mamiya RB bulk film backs

Discussion in 'Large Format Cameras and Accessories' started by GCP, Feb 25, 2009.

  1. GCP

    GCP Member

    Messages:
    4
    Joined:
    Feb 25, 2009
    Location:
    San Juan Isl
    Shooter:
    Multi Format
    I want to get going on using my RB bulk film backs. If you know anything that can get me started ie: 70 mm BW film purchase source, clever handling hints, etc. I welcome your reply.
     
  2. theblood

    theblood Member

    Messages:
    8
    Joined:
    Jan 3, 2009
    Shooter:
    Large Format
    I used to shoot a lot of 70mm vps. I recall two concerns: you need to learn to be able to test a short strip, so you won't have to expose the whole roll and learn of light leakage or whatever. Secondly, you're handling a lot of money at the loading and unloading stage. I mistakenly exposed a whole roll once to the tune of about $100 in an instant...

    JY
     
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies. If you have a Photrio account, please log in (and select 'stay logged in') to prevent recurrence of this notice.