Figure 2-6. Diffusion type
strikes the diffuser, which in turn, scatters it in all directions.
the light reaches the negative, it is traveling in a nondirectional pattern.
The effect of using diffused illumination is that minor negative defects are
not clearly recorded on the print.
There is a general softening of the
These characteristics make the diffusion printer very popular for use with
It is necessary, before
making an exposure on the paper, to compose your image before making an
exposure on the paper, to compose your image on the portion of the easel
frame which corresponds to the image size you are going to use (4- x 5-inch,
5- x 7-inch, 8- x 10-inch).
Follow the steps listed below to make the