Thanks Loris for the comment.
Yes, bleaching seems strange to me, even on double
toned print (selenium and gold) I get bleaching in first 10 to 20 seconds
of fixing, then stops (but density is getting back at drying).
By the way, I used concentration and length from
the articles on UnblinkingEye. I will try your suggestion.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Tuesday, September 26, 2006 8:50
Subject: RE: Selenium-toning Van Dyke
think your fixer strenght and fixing time are both are slightly more than what
you really need. I fix for 1 minute in 2% fixer. I never experienced bleaching
in fixer that way.
I won't leave gold or Pt/Pd toning in favour of selenium-toning, in any
Sent: 26 Eylül 2006 Salı
Selenium-toning Van Dyke Brown prints
After a minute or two of
washing I fix for 2 minutes in 5 % hypo following
with final wash for 1
hour. In hypo picure bleaches a little, but after
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