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BART, Richmond Line Commuters

* Nikon SB-24 at full power with Ilford SFX Gel Filters attached in jury-rigged holder. (Mostly gaffer tape and part of an Omni-Bounce)

* Nikkormat FT-2 with 2.8cm f/3.5 H. Hoya R72 on lens.

* Focus by scale, composition by guess

* Shot at f/3.5, flash at full power

* Distance: 8-10ft, give or take

* Rollei IR400 -- 10.75min. at 67.5 degrees f. in D-76 1:1

 

For more info on IR flash, I recommend these two tutorials:

 

www.flickr.com/photos/matt/sets/72157602682146318/

www.kpraslowicz.com/2009/11/29/infrared-flash-photography...

 

You can also read my less useful summary of my recent tests here:

 

nickshere.com/blog/2010/04/14/ir-flash-progress/

 

Also: turns out this prints surprisingly well in the darkroom at 11x14.

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Taken on April 13, 2010