No argument at all Andreas. BTZS adherents certainly do control the contrast of the negative by the placement of the highlights. Experience with such placement-when used with one's particular materials-allows one to affect the contrast of the resultant print.

My last visit to Berlin was about 6-7 years ago. The cranes were all over the skyline, and Museum Island was being resurrected. The Parthenon....

Chuss,

Elliot