Quote Originally Posted by Steve Sherman View Post
Hi, With the bulk Chems I buy, bearing in mind I dissolve the Phenidone in a touch of alcohol as it does not do well going into solution with water. Wouldn't imagine that would change color. Sepia color I am tlaking about happens when the clear A solution is added to the clear B solution the color quickly shifts to a fain sepia color. That actually is a positive indicator that the two chems are in fact preforming properly.

This is Pyrocat HD BTW, cheers, SS
I add the A to the water...then the B to the water. Am I doing it wrong?

Today's film looks fine. I didn't control for the two variables so I don't know if the solution to the problem was the reduced exposure to air before the stop or if it was the increased fixing time. I'll have to find out eventually.