PH1 Anthony Contos
smaller but approximately the same shape as the area to
print darker. The rest of the image is blocked by either
be burned in. Your hands can be shaped to form a hole
the tool or your hand.
to allow light to pass.
For burning in, the usual procedure is to give the
A burning-in tool is positioned between the enlarger
printing paper the overall required exposure during
lens and the printing paper, so light passes through the
which time any required dodging is performed. Then
hole and exposes only that part of the paper you want to
re-expose the area to be darkened.