[HNW] Oxburgh snails
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Thu Jun 14 20:31:18 PDT 2007
Some SLR digital cameras can be quite good. I took a couple hundred
photos in the V&A textile study room a few years back. The color
values were a problem in a number of them due to the low-light
conditions, but the clarity was excellent. In many, you can not only
count the stitches, but see the twist in the thread.
>Digby's pictures scan better than the ones in Schette, but not really
>very well. I keep trying to figure out a way to use a film camera to
>take good pictures of both, but I don't have a camera that will take
>really good closeups. Most cameras just aren't set to take something
>under 3 feet, and no one seems to have a SLR with a closeup lens.
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