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Old 11-19-2019   #16
Pál_K
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The quality, or lack of it, in labs varies.

Long before digital photography, I took some medium format negatives to one highly acclaimed lab close-in in the Portland metro area to get 11x14 prints - what I got were prints with an insane magenta cast. I went to a second lab that caters mostly to professionals - I got prints that were reversed (they loaded the negatives with the emulsion facing the wrong way).

Now when I find a good lab for color work, I stay with them.
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