Viewing a large format transparency on a light table is truly addictive. It is an immersive, dimensional viewing experience that’s a far cry from viewing images on a computer. This is something I have mentioned in previous blog posts.
With all the talk about the limited dynamic range of slide film, especially Velvia 50, one might expect blocked up shadows, and blown highlights on a high contrast scene. You might be surprised what is possible when you have a proper exposure. This video demonstrates how much detail can be captured on slide film.