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RE: Single coat gums

Hi John,

Thanks for the link but I was aware of his post. There once was a copy of a
file outlining the method on the B&S website, but it is gone now.

When the old B&S alt forum was still active I did see one individuals scans
of prints using this method. Very nice work, moody images printed with a
mixture of Paynes Grey and Ivory Black originally shot on Kodak HIE.
Thai person used the blotter technique and swore by it. His results seemed
to support his claims. Unfortunately that is the only instance I'm aware of.

Can blotter paper still be purchased?




-----Original Message-----
From: john@johnbrewerphotography.com [mailto:john@johnbrewerphotography.com]

Sent: Thursday, May 17, 2007 2:42 PM
To: alt-photo-process-l@usask.ca
Subject: Re: Single coat gums

Hi Don

Dick Sullivan made a successful print,



----- Original Message -----
From: "Don Bryant" <dsbryant@bellsouth.net>
To: <alt-photo-process-l@usask.ca>
Sent: Thursday, May 17, 2007 4:50 PM
Subject: Single coat gums

> Okay, I have a question regarding single coat gum printing techniques.
> Has anyone ever tried the Zimmerman method for single coat gum printing?
> I've always been intrigued by the idea and wondered if it really worked.
> I suppose I could try and find out but never the less I'm curious to hear 
> of
> anyone else's experience.
> Thanks,
> Don Bryant
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