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    Re: Marking negatives

    Schaf, do you use the “magic” (white plastic Staedtler) eraser to prep the film before marking?


    Quote Originally Posted by schafphoto View Post
    From the HABS/HAER/HALS Guidelines…
    "If the ink does not take to the negative base, carefully erase a portion of the border with a Staedtler Mars® plastic white vinyl eraser. This usually provides a surface that will take the ink."
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