[pure-silver] Re: Why does B&W Film Scan so poorly

Justin, depending on what you are going to use your images in,
it may not be that bad.
for web-purposes it's fine, if you plan to make
digital-negatives for alt-processes then there are workarounds
the grain

--- "Justin F. Knotzke" <jknotzke@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> <quote who=Sauerwald Mark date=[2/27/2005 19:59]/>
> 
> > Where I have had the best results, is not to try
> > scanning the negative, but to generate a print in the
> > wet darkroom, then scan the print.
> 
>     Mark and everyone else who replied: Thank You.
> 
>     I at least now know why they come out sucky. The problem
> for is I 
> like B&W film and I like developing my own. I like making my
> own prints. 
> The fact that the scans come out looking so horribly is
> problematic.
> 
>     What I might do is get myself a used JOBO CPE2 and then
> see how I 
> like colour. I might have to start choosing which films I use
> based on 
> if I think I will scan it or not. Not sure..
> 
>     Anyhow, thanks to all the replies.
> 
>     J
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> Justin F. Knotzke
> jknotzke@xxxxxxxxxx
> http://www.shampoo.ca
>
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