Originally Posted by Shawn Dougherty
Doesn't that make a film forum MORE valuable? A simple example.
Rodinal + Tri-X... 1+25 rated at 800 and given N+ development with lots of agitation.
Rodinal + Tri-X... 1+100 rated at 200 and given N- development with little agitation.
You don't think this is going to give you very different results? (I know from experience that it does.)
And once you know how to use those techniques, it's party time and overdue to make more photographs.
If anybody says to me that Tri-X looks a certain way, I'm quite confident I can create the opposite, within reason.
"Often moments come looking for us". - Robert Frank
"Make good art!" - Neil Gaiman
"...the heart and mind are the true lens of the camera". - Yousuf Karsh