Term - Infectious development
|Infectious development||SWPP and BPPA Photographic Glossary|
Thursday 12th December 2013
The development action which occurs in processing "lith" materials. The oxidation of hydroquinone produces new and highly active reducing agents, semiquinones, in the presence of a low quantity of sodium sulfite. This results in a very high contrast image.
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