Re: red safe light

From: SteveS ^lt;>
Date: 11/11/05-02:44:27 PM Z
Message-id: <000e01c5e700$b639ba60$4802280a@VALUED65BAD02C>

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From: "Judy Seigel" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, November 11, 2005 11:32 AM
Subject: Re: red safe light

> On Thu, 10 Nov 2005, Ryuji Suzuki wrote:
>> From: Judy Seigel <>
>>> (I've also had fogging when my red photo bulb got scratches -- most of
>>> them are made with a red lacquer sprayed on top of a regular plain
>>> bulb...
>>> which can scratch, flake or crack. I patched with red nail polish.)
>> Does it have to be red? What difference does it make?
> I was out of the green and black nail polish, so I used the red....
> As for whether a yellow bulb works for kalli -- I've always used just
> regular room light, but writer said she got fogging with any light. It
> occurs to me however that her "yellow safelight" might also have been
> something for parties or bugs, or from home depot, and not calibrated for
> film use.
> It's my understanding, BTW, that any *color* film needs full dark, or at
> most brief green light. I don't know personally, however, having never
> done factory color.
> Judy
Actually, the color film safelight is blue.

S. Shapiro
Received on Fri Nov 11 14:44:26 2005

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