Re: Spotting Alt Prints

Date: 02/15/04-10:40:28 PM Z
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Years ago the folks at Elgin Watch Company who painted radium dials used to
do that very thing... wet their brushes by running them over the tip of their
tongues... after they retired they started losing their tongues...

Mark Nelson
In a message dated 2/15/04 6:54:30 PM, writes:

> I've seen some photographers use their spittle for spotting silver
> gelatin but they look so silly with black streaks on their tongue. As a
> mater of fact that's how Michael A. Smith recommends spotting. I've seen
> him do it.
Received on Sun Feb 15 22:40:45 2004

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