Using three film types, Super Pan Press type-B, Kodak Commercial and Kodak Gravure (improved), and submitting these films to three levels of development and masking, a variety of tone reproduction curves were obtained. Selected prints, representing a variety of reproduction curves, were viewed by observers to determine preferred curve shapes.
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Kane, Robert and Magin, Irving, "A Preliminary Experiment in the Preparation and Evaluation of Photographic Prints of Unusual Tone Reproduction Characteristics" (1962). Thesis. Rochester Institute of Technology. Accessed from
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