Post Exposure by Ctein

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  1. bmac

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    Hi all,

    I am currious as to what members opinions are of Ctein's book Post Exposure. I have read through it a few times, and after hearing about how great it is from several sources, I can't figure out what the big deal is. I feel it is overly technical. I get the feeling that he thinks his processes for permanance are the only ones that actually work... What do you think?
     
  2. Jorge

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    Phew! I thought I was the only one who thought this way. There are a few tidbits of useful information but overall I agree with you. I think a lot of the minutiae he goes into is something you generally cannot fix, or help but to keep it at it is.
     
  3. bmac

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    Horray! I'm not the only one! I think a better darkroom book is the Ansel Adams Guide to Photography book one.
     
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    Interesting, i got the book, look it over and took it back as the only things "new" I wasn't interested in or could care less about. I have many other books with more useable information. Wonder what we all seem to be missing.
     
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    Well. I'm glad I'm not alone!