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Re: My (first ) try with Jim Patterson Cuprotype-question

Google Jim Patterson Cuprotype on the list and I just posted it within the last month.
PS Cor, print is beautiful and Jim (I forwarded him your link) is sooo pleased that someone used his formula and was successful!

----- Original Message ----- From: "Robert W. Schramm" <schrammrus@hotmail.com>
To: <alt-photo-process-l@usask.ca>
Sent: Tuesday, October 30, 2007 8:48 PM
Subject: RE: My (first ) try with Jim Patterson Cuprotype-question

Where can I find the formulas for Cuprotype? This looks like a great process.

Bob Schramm

Check out my web page at:


Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2007 20:42:38 -0400
From: jseigel@panix.com
Subject: Re: My (first ) try with Jim Patterson Cuprotype
To: alt-photo-process-l@usask.ca

On Mon, 29 Oct 2007, C.Breukel@lumc.nl wrote:

> Since I have some history with Copper in alternative printing, I was
> eager to try Jim Patterson's method.
> I made this quick web site to share my first result and some
> observations, hope you like it.

Cor, that's a really beautiful print, *especially* considering that it's
probably one of the first, possibly even the very first, you did with the

I myself find the color, at least as it appears on the monitor, especially
beautiful. I suppose it doesn't have the cachet of platinum...
but maybe it could get a fancy name -- like, say, copper-gold glycee? or
Electric Cupratone?

I don't recall any mention in the discussion of archivality. How is it in
that respect ? (How about "Electric Archival"?)

(and how are the twins, et al????)