Salt Print update.
I made the best print yet. This is my baseline in terms of negative, process.
Time and experimentation will tell, but for now I aim to make a series of prints with the same result.
Old Boat 2. Jan 2021.
4" x 6".
100% sol Loch Nevis, Scotland sea-water +
2g Sodium Citrate
1ml 10% sol Silver Nitrate +
1ml 6% sol Citric Acid
24 min Exposure
1st wash in sea-water
2nd wash tap water
Fix: Sodium Thiosulphate
3rd wash tap water
Before and after toning with Selenium.
I toned as a chance experiment really. If I had got it out of the toner faster, it initially had an increase in contrast too, before it bleached back....
The Salt Process for me is right at the beginning really, so I am learning what I can produce with the basic inputs with an intention to build on these results.
At least I am getting images, even if tone/contrast, coating technique needs work...
Old Boat. Jan 2021.
Bergger COT320 paper.
Slowly turning analog..!
Photographer- using only traditional techniques.
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