The Elements of Black and White Printing / Edition 1

The Elements of Black and White Printing / Edition 1

by Carson Graves
     
 

ISBN-10: 0240517954

ISBN-13: 9780240517957

Pub. Date: 03/28/1993

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Whether you are a novice or an expert in the darkroom, the second edition of The Elements of Black-and-White Printing will give you the tools necessary to control your print making. You will learn the proper techniques for exposing a print, how to choose the correct paper contrast, and ways to find the best combination of paper and developer for your images.…  See more details below

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Whether you are a novice or an expert in the darkroom, the second edition of The Elements of Black-and-White Printing will give you the tools necessary to control your print making. You will learn the proper techniques for exposing a print, how to choose the correct paper contrast, and ways to find the best combination of paper and developer for your images. In-addition to explaining the procedures, this unique book contains exercises that help you calibrate these procedures with your own equipment with the materials you prefer. Photographers will find this book an essential resource in the darkroom.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780240517957
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/28/1993
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
165
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.94(h) x 0.43(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Reviewing Darkroom Fundamentals1
Ch. 2Exposing for the Highlights13
Ch. 3Changing Contrast for the Shadows30
Ch. 4Photographic Chemistry - Creating a Developer43
Ch. 5Choosing a Paper and a Developer57
Ch. 6Special Contrast Solutions69
Ch. 7Salvage Techniques85
Ch. 8Toning100
Ch. 9Archival Processing116
Ch. 10Preservation and Presentation132
App. ADarkroom Safety151
App. BEnlarger Alignment161
App. CVariable-Contrast Filter Equivalents166
App. DChemical Conversions and Substitutions168
App. EDeveloper Formulas171
App. F: Miscellaneous Formulas181
App. G: Supplies192
App. H: Books197
Index202
Photo Credits210

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