For 35mm and 120 users, making fine negatives is not always possible due to inevitable compromises that are made at the time of exposure and development.

... and poor negatives make for a skilful printer who will really sing when dealing with good negs!

Quote Originally Posted by CPorter View Post
1. make a fine negative
2. make a fine negative
3. make a fine negative

It just makes the job of printing to your expectations so damn much easier.