TONERS & EMULSIONS – TONALITY OVERVIEW

TONERS Sepia, Selenium, Bleach, Combinations  
EMULSIONS Silver, Cyanotype, Van Dyke Brown, Combinations,
Albumen Prints, Argyrotypes, Carbon Prints, Chrysotype,
Platinum & Palladium, Salt Prints, Satista Process, Ziatype
 
         

TONERS

tonality   effect  
Sepia warm red - brown   highlights down  
     
  Sarah Hallacher   Dan Passhaus
Selenium warm violet - brown   shadows up  
     
  Ellie Stefano   Samir Parekh
Bleach yellow   highlights down  
       
  Josh Clarke    
Combinations Sepia & Selenium
Bleach & Selenium
PolyToner
Copper
Gold
Platinum
  red/brown highlights + violet shadows
yellow highlights + violet shadows
brown
orange
blue
warm brown
 
         
EMULSIONS tonality   materials  
Silver cool > neutral > warm   silver nitrate  
     
  Alison Lerman   Ashley Chapokas
Cyanotype cyan blue   iron + silver  
   

 

 
  Kati Simek   Kelly Sims
Van Dyke Brown

brown

  iron + silver  
     
  Nicole Panigal   Ellie Stefano

Combinations:

Cyanotype & Van Dyke Brown   blue highlights + brown shadows  
Albumen prints        
     
  Salomon Vergara   Sara Prindiville

Argyrotypes

red   silver–iron (VDB derivative)  
   
  Rodolfo Namias    

Carbon prints

variable   potassium dichromate + pigment  
       
  Andrew Glover    

Chrysotype

split blue / magenta   pure gold  
     
  Marek Matusz   Mike Ware

Platinum & Palladium

warm tone   platinum  
     
  Philippe Ayral   Gary Auerbach

Salt Prints

red / brown   silver nitrate over sodium chloride  
     
  Wynn White   Kurt Nissen

Satista Process

red / brown   silver & platinum  
     
  Marek Matusz   Philippe Ayral

Ziatype

warm black   pladium  
     
  Philippe Ayral Lee Edward Carpenter