Kodak Selenium Toner is a brown toner for black and white papers. Selenium Toner creates a variety of cool brown tones. Selenium Toner increases th. As has probably become obvious, I am speaking of the Kodak product, which they call ‘Kodak Rapid Selenium Toner’, or KRST. Selenium toners by other. KODAK PROFESSIONAL Rapid Selenium Toner. Produces several cool chocolate-brown hues with warm-tone papers, purplish brown tones with neutral- tone.

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The risks are minimal without, but better safe than sorry I was not totally sold by the color rendering although there is a lot to play with in this arena. Kodak Photo-Flo wetting agent ml Content 0. This means that the prints coming out of the first fix are very close to completely fixed if not completely.

Yes, it does entail more washing.

What color does Selenium toner produce? So far I have used only the Variable Sepia from Photospeed following exact vendor instructions. Kodak Selenium Toner ml Data sheet Safety data sheet. May 20, 1. Kodak HC film developer 1l Content 1 Liter. Rated 5 out of 5 by Nadeem from A Must for Black and White Printing If you want to be a serious black and white photographer, selenium toning is mandatory for black and white prints to achieve optimal archival results and contrast. This doesn’t mean you can’t use selenium at the same zelenium but selenium isn’t known for yellows.

This could take 20 minutes or more, depending upon the concentration. You can get it from Freestyle as the Legacy Pro brand, same formula as the old Kodak brown toner.

BTW, do wear gloves or use tongs with the selenium toner. Adding sodium sulfite to the toner makes it go bad quickly, and you wind up throwing what would otherwise be perfectly good toner down the drain. Someone said to me use ilford warmtone paper developed in ilford warmtone developer, but other people have posted this combination is not warm enough.


But I assume it’s the same stuff as always, from the smell. Description Downloads Evaluations 0. Sep 20, Since silver load, as you put it so succinctly, is what determines fixer exhaustion, it seems to me that washing between fixing would actually reduce the amount of silver taken up by the second fix. I have lengthened the time prints stay in the selnium aid to 10 minutes after reading and studying information from Kodak and Ilford this is more than the Kodak recommended time.

I suppose if you left the print in the fixer for a few hours, that might be a problem. I found it reduced that chance of staining but a proper washing should do that, too. Dan, It has been awhile since I have made silver gelatin prints By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.

Since you do this by inspection under white light, the process is easy kodal control. Ilford FP4 honer film Content 1 piece. Tetenal light protection vanish spray ml Content 0. Expose and develop three identical prints Use one print as a wet reference print i. Although two-bath fixing is commonly only used for fiber-base paper, there is evidence that it helps film and RC paper as well. For example, if a hardening fix is used, the RST acts a little slower.

Use the opportunity and find attractive products at low prices. For fixers used and reused again and again I can imagine the fixer’s chemical capacity being exhausted prior to the silver load limit. It is one of the two main darkroom chemicals that is hazardous, and illegal to dump down the drain, according to Kodak the other being fixer.

I made 16×20 prints from 4×5 negs in a community university darkroom usually by myself since I would start printing late at night and print until daylight. I’m not one of them. I used 3 oz of KRST to tone 15 16×20 kidak.


Bob the other Bob suggests 1: Some guidance to get me started could probably go a long way to save my low budget. Who knows what my jug is like at this point. International orders are processed the next shipping day. Kodak Rapid Kodaj is used with warm-tone papers to produce several cold brown hues.

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Works well with Ilford Fiber papers. One is the chemistry’s capacity for complete complexing of the silver. There is no need for you to refix the prints you’ve already made.

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I have used the one-shot fix for film when I am developing small batches, especially when I’m developing in my apartment in Vienna and not in my Oregon darkroom. You can repeat this little experiment with different papers, developers, and concentrations of Se; but change only one variable at a time.

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Fixer 1 and 2 at different times As mentioned above, I routinely give only the first fix, wash and dry my prints and then give the second fix at a later date when toning. I must just be VERY sensitive to minor changes of tone.

What are the advantages of prints toned in such weak toner over untoned prints? Enjoy the arpid Vishal Soniji kodqk “Enjoy the process” is the slogan of the Asian sales team, marketing analogue photography from Hong Kong.

Compared next to an untoned print. I know it is too much to ask but I rather start there than testing many toners and papers until I find the right one. Last edited by a moderator: