35mm Slide Restoration

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I am now approaching my slide archives in a  somewhat more disciplined way. I first starting using slide film in 1970, and chose Agfa CT 18. Mot exactly sure why, but I enjoyed the colours and it was widely available. Films were sent back to Agfa and returned in tough, orange plastic boxes, properly mounted in plastic. I had inherited …

Enlarging Digital Files

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I was asked to take a few prints along to the Frome Wessex Camera Club last Friday. Phil Taylor was making an excellent presentation on ‘seeing’,  as opposed to over-fixation with technology. He had liked a couple of the archive images I had posted using early digital cameras, and asked me to show some prints (and the cameras) to add …