Quote Originally Posted by Michael R 1974 View Post
I'll also throw in my white elephant for the fun of it: why anyone would bother in this day and age with DBI versus time/temperature control is beyond me. In the days of Weston it made some more sense because light meters were primitive, and materials were subject to more variability (film speeds, developer activity, etc.). At this point, what value can it possibly add?

For me that's an easy answer. Catching and fixing mistakes! I make mistakes...

As far as goggles and IR there is also the cool factor.