Work in Progress – Guess What is this?

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All right guys… this is neither a camera, nor a film photograph. But it’s closely related to. It’s a series of electronic ballast for UV lamps. In fact, I’m building an UV Printer for Platinum/Palladium (and other old techniques) contact printing. Stay Tuned…! ­čśë

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Found Film

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Sometimes, when you receive a vintage camera, it happens to find inside an old negative, forgotten there for who knows how many decades. It happened to me twice in the past, into a folding 6×6 Rheinmetall Weltax and a few days ago, in another folding MF, the Agilux Agifold. In the first case, the roll was totally blocked and I could not avoid exposing it to light to pull it out. I only remember that it┬áhad a┬áred bordeaux paper. This time, however, having noticed through the rear window the presence of a film (at N┬░ 10), I rewound with the intention of developing it. It was an old Tri X Pan Professional, which I developed ┬ásemi-stand on┬áAdonal (Rodinal) 1: 100 for an hour. Results? Totally disappointing but ….

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