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Re: bromoil boot camp

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From: "zphoto@montana.net" <zphoto@montana.net>
To: Ender100@aol.com
Subject: Re: bromoil boot camp
Date: Sun, 26 Aug 2007 12:48:01 GMT

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>>Did you have to take any Bromoil Seltzer?
>>Best Wishes,
>>Mark Nelson
>Nope, but I DID have the wonderful benefit of having a
>physician chemist in the class (he practices occupational
>hazard medicine or some such thing) and he regaled us with
>everything photographic as it relates to hazards. 
>Apparently, potassium bromide that we use in bromoil is
>none other than that used to "calm nerves" down back in the
>day!  I shoulda drank it.
>He even went so far as to type up two pages of stuff about
>the chemical workings behind the process.  A smart man. 
>Jim Patterson, lives in New Orleans.
>I also, of course, pumped him for all sorts of info on gum
>printing :).
>Assistant Professor of Photography
>Photography Option Coordinator
>Montana State University
>College of Arts and Architecture
>Department of Media and Theatre Arts, Room 220
>P.O. Box 173350
>Bozeman, MT 59717-3350
>Tel (406) 994 6219

Assistant Professor of Photography
Photography Option Coordinator
Montana State University
College of Arts and Architecture
Department of Media and Theatre Arts, Room 220
P.O. Box 173350
Bozeman, MT 59717-3350
Tel (406) 994 6219

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