The hat that Harold is wearing in this photo, appears in many others, as well - if not the hat, itself, then the shadow of it.
Like the great director Alfred Hitchcock, Harold shows up in much of his work, often subtly, but if you look closely, you're likely to
see some evidence of Harold or his hat in there somewhere.
Lock brackets to hold viewing hood in place.
Open bottom of camera and insert a roll of film.
Look down through hood at viewing screen.
Steps 11 and 12
Steps 11 & 12
Focus with right hand and shoot with the left thumb.
Hold camera like this for vertical pictures. Note Don in the backwards cap.
Equipment including filter, rolls of film, instruction books
Anatomy of the camera. It is a medium format single-lens reflex with a focal plane shutter.
After a gruelling photo shoot, Hope relaxes on the front steps.
Always the slave to fashion, Don relaxing with his cap on backwards.
However, there is a practical reason for this, as well - it is infinitely easier to focus and use the viewfinder of the Graflex with the visor away from the camera.