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Subject: [Leica] Adox and Efke...and Rodinal
From: jsmith342 at (Jeffery Smith)
Date: Thu Jan 12 19:59:08 2006

I have to agree with you on that. My recent infatuation with film, RFs,
TLRs, and single coating lenses is also connected with my fond memories of
the Life Magazine photos I grew up on. You're also right on the's the longest-production developer that's still around.

Jeffery Smith
New Orleans, LA

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[] On Behalf Of Marc
James Small
Sent: Thursday, January 12, 2006 9:53 PM
To: Leica Users Group
Subject: RE: [Leica] Adox and Efke...and Rodinal

At 09:44 PM 1/12/06 -0600, Jeffery Smith wrote:
>I like Rodinal enough to want to try it with Adox. For me, Rodinal and 
>Panatomic-X was a marriage made in heaven. But Rodinal is no longer 
>available in New Orleans. Have any of you tried the Photographer's 
>Formulary Rodinal substitute?

Yes, I have.  Jeffery, it is good stuff and true to the original.  Rodinal
dates from, I believe, 1893.  As a Classicist, I am always reminded that on
many things, they did it better in the old days!

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