First oil print using a dedicated negative

After some testing for optimal color, exposure time, etc. Here is the first print made with a dedicated negative. Bristlecone pine roots.

20160501-roots-oilprintThe neg color was 130-100-60 on the HSB scale.

20160501-roots-oilprint-negAnd here is a screen shot of the Photoshop adjustment curve used to linearize the mid-tones.

oilprint-curveThere is a lot of work still to be done in fine tuning all of the techniques.