Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1998/06/07

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Prints from slides
From: "David W. Almy" <>
Date: Sun, 07 Jun 1998 21:37:06 -0400

Charles Dunlap wrote:
> >We made same-size tests (for $1,200!) to compare the interneg/optical
> >prints and Lambda prints before reaching these conclusions.
> What are the conclusions? Assume you use a very good lens on an enlarger to
> make a Cibachrome (contrast mask if neccessary) and assume you have a good
> drum scan made of the same transparency printed at the same size via
> Lambda: which process produces the better print?

In my case, with my lab (Infinite Photo, Arlington, VA), we printed all
18 prints Lambda. Prints were smoother, less grainy, less harsh. More
details next Thursday.

David W. Almy
Annapolis, Maryland