Patrick did not advise to wipe the emulsion side, only the base side. In fact, he specifically advised against wiping the emulsion side.
Originally Posted by StoneNYC
Fair enough, I haven't done it, but a paper towel with loose fibers wouldn't be my first choice to wipe film as the fibers would deposit themselves on the emulsion.
I just don't know of a roll I'll shoot that I won't care enough about to test on, but someday if I do I will try.
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