#12 – Resolution Requirements & Strobes for Wet Plate

Dave in New Jersey wants to know if he can print a billboard from his D800, which leads to a discussion about resolution requirements and when all pixels are not created equal.

Next Bruce down in Texas is considering dipping his toe into wet plate photography, but doesn’t have tens of thousands of dollars for the fancy lights his heroes use. Bill & Dan give him some technical advice as well as a few less expensive options to try.

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