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Re: palladium grain

> I got a grainy print yesterday, and I think it was due to
> overhumidification of the paper. I usually hold the paper over a pot of
> simmering water and it works fine, but yesterday I got a weird
> graininess...has that ever happened to anyone?

Bear with me.

Yes in the shadow/dark regions when I "overexposed" the paper.

I need to circle back on this, but I think I overexposed because the
speed of the paper/emulsion changed due to humidity of paper.

As Palladium exposes is masks - more if humid (prints out).