High Contrast Ortho-Litho

Discussion in 'Alternative Processes' started by AMoore, Nov 28, 2012.

  1. AMoore

    AMoore Member

    Jan 15, 2012
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    I have an assignment to do a high contrast image, my professor is just expecting some digital photoshop thing, but I'd really like to do something in the darkroom. I did this 3 years ago with a professor who as since retired, so we still have some stuff on hand. I have some ortho-litho film, but the A-B developer I was taught to use is way too old. I dug around the darkroom, and found a bottle of Edwal Litho-F Developer, and I wasn't sure if I could make that work. I realize an A-B developer is what I really need, but this assignment is due tomorrow so if I'm going to do it analog, I have to make due with what I have.

    This is what I found: