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Large Format Backs - New tutorial article


Doug Kerr

As most of you know, those who are new to the large format field are often confused by the differences between the three types of camera back we often encounter.

I have just posted to my informational site, The Pumpkin, a new tutorial article, "Large Format Camera Backs", available here:


It describes and distinguishes the three back types (with photographs) and gives insight into the historical evolution that led to them.

As always, I certainly welcome comments, corrections, or suggested additions to this article.