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RE: fabriano artistico EW

Maybe EW is different than traditional white. I remember someone saying
they were getting weak images and very long exposure with the original
paper. That's why I was thinking about acidification... Maybe I should ask
for EW from the distributor. Thanks.

13 Kasım 2008, Perşembe, 10:41 pm tarihinde, John Brewer yazmış:
> Hi Loris
> I use FAEW for cyanotype. I don't acidify and rarely get any purple alkali
> problems when coating. I do like to size it sometimes too, it sort of
> gives
> a more crisp image like I get with Arches Aquarelle.
> John.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Loris Medici [mailto:mail@loris.medici.name]
> Sent: 13 November 2008 20:19
> To: alt-photo-process-l@usask.ca
> Subject: Re: fabriano artistico EW
> 13 Kasım 2008, Perşembe, 10:06 pm tarihinde, Paul Viapiano yazmış:
>> ...
>> It's a wonderful paper and my argyrotypes are working out great after
>> acidification. I know a lot of folks who use this for their pt/pd as
>> well...
> Paul, what method do you use for acidification? Oxalic, hydrochloric,
> acetic, ...? If Oxalic, have you noticed a grittiness after acidification?
> I like that paper too -> for gums and since I can buy it locally (have to
> import other fine papers), I'm very interested in using it for other
> processes, mostly Cyanotype...
> Thanks,
> Loris.