Quote Originally Posted by fatso View Post
But seriously, the four bottles were shrink wrapped and I didn't have any fix near them or on my hands. The smell comes from freshly opened bottles.
That throws my theory right out the window, then.

If your developer smells like ammonia, then something is probably wrong. Test it by using a small piece of film that's been exposed to light before developing something important.

I hope you find a solution to your problem.

- Thomas