Quote Originally Posted by fhovie
Greetings all:

ISomewhere in the wash, zone 8 and 9 fade away and by the time the fixer hits it, they are gone. I tried more print exposure, different coating thicknesses. I am using the formulas for developer, clear and fixer from Sandy's article- I wonder what I am doing wrong??
In which wash does the image face? The one after developing, clearing or toning?

Are you toning your prints before fixing? Prints that are toned before fixing with either gold, palladium or platinum do not, in my experience, lose highlights during washing.