The Highlights and Shadows of Kodak Xtol BE Developer by Leslie Lazenby Kodaks’s Xtol film developer is my go-to film developer, I think. KODAK PROFESSIONAL Developer, Characteristics, Use With These KODAK PROFESSIONAL Films. XTOL Developer. Suitable for most professional. Bergger Panchro @ in Kodak XTOL Stock. 11 minutes, 45 seconds at 24°C/°F. 10 seconds of agitation every minute. in Xtol stock at 75F By.
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Recipes & dev times using Developer Kodak XTOL
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The results are as good xol better than what I got with HC which I used for years. Produces fine grain and high sharpness. For further details see delivery estimates in cart. I tend to use it diluted 1: Keep shaking it until it’s really completely dissolved.
It takes about a year for me to use a 5 liter batch and I see no negative effects.
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I really am pleased with the results – good tone separation, fine grain, high accutance and it doesn’t stain I have to kodka the bathroom for developing and appreciate this quality. It works well stock but gives beautiful results up to 1: Kodak Professional XTOL is a two-part powder developer suitable for most professional black and white films.
Be the first to review this item. Rated 4 out of 5 by James from Excellent! I mix full strength and dilute just prior to use.
Rated 4 out of 5 by Mimetic from The best developer for BW film! It never fails me. See any errors on this page? Negatives come out sharp and with very little grain. Kodsk your order by 5pm Wed Jan 2 and your order will ship the same day. Order in the next 0: Can also be used to replenish working-strength developer Does not contain hydroquinone.
The remaining dry chemicals keep much better than mixed developer although the mixed solution keeps at least 2 months if stored properly. Back View Show More Less. I get lower contrast than D76 better for scanningsmooth gradations, good shadow and highlights.
I don’t worry so much about my health using it and I also don’t worry about pouring it into the drain. Enter new zip code to refresh estimated delivery time. It is an kodka acid-based developer, which yields a very high image quality at full emulsion speed. Please check your local sales tax laws.
In fact, I prefer it. Update Unrecognized Zip Code.
For me it consistently produces finer grain and can be used with a wide variety of film. Since I work overseas, it’s good to have a developer that’s not very sensitive to questionable water supplies, heat, etc.
It is a pain to mix. Rated 5 out of 5 by bmw from Great Economical Developer I don’t develop lots of black and white film so xtl liters is more than I can use before it would go bad. Provides more emulsion kodaak shadow detail than most developers for normal and push processing.
I routinely use it to push HP5 3 stops and Delta 2 stops with great results. It’s basically self-exhausting, too, so it’s hard to overdevelop. Rated 5 out of 5 by Frank L. So even though Kodak does not recommend it, I mix one liter at a time. Jodak Stock Update Location close. Also once mixed and stored in airtight bottles, the developer stays good for months. Wash your film in developing temp water before pouring in developer.
Really let it sit a while and look for tiny un-dissolved particles. So far it has worked great for me.
Gives a great tonal range if you got the exposure right. International orders are processed the next shipping day. Doesn’t raise grain in finer grained film. Xtol is my favorite developer for black-and-white film. Images are not particularly contrasty which preserves the maximum amount of detail in both highlights and shadows and can easily be increased in the printing process.