Quote Originally Posted by miha View Post
Maris, making a decent contact print or a simple enlargement from a negative is very easy and fast nowdays using modern prefabricated* materials. Why do you value this last step, which can be pretty straightforward and easy to accomplish, so much?
Who's talking about a contact print or a simple enlargement?

Have you seen the negative of the Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico??

Have you seen Edward Weston's retouching table??