RE: What about 1200x1200dpi laser printers for digital negatives?

From: Loris Medici ^lt;[email protected]>
Date: 02/10/04-02:38:40 PM Z
Message-id: <00aa01c3f015$e5744e50$ce02500a@altinyildiz.boyner>

I pretty sure it would work for pictorial prints (just like at the time
of British and French Calotypists) & gum process but what if I want to
print high definition Vandyke (which sometimes, in some tones, unveils
the slight banding from my inkjet printer with Pictorico negatives -
even with prints on NOT paper) and/or Kallitype prints?

Anyway, I would be glad if you inform us/me with your progress on the


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kate Mahoney []
> Sent: Tuesday, February 10, 2004 10:23 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: What about 1200x1200dpi laser printers for
> digital negatives?
> Loris, have you tried oiled paper? I have similar problems
> with price of media/inks and have started using a
> high-quality but light inkjet paper plus mineral oil. The
> trick is to get a paper that doesn't block u.v.too much (some
> papers contain fillers that do this). I'll let you know how I
> get on if you like. At the moment I'm using Ilford Printasia
> 120/gsm Superior Inkjet Paper but haven't done enough work to
> have reliable results yet. And- wouldn't you know it, the
> sun's not shining again :(
> Kate
Received on Tue Feb 10 14:34:49 2004

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