Heliogravure VI – Screen Visibility

In a previous post, there has been discussed about the methods to prepare a digital screen intended for heliogravure. Although digital screens have been used with satisfying enough results, there is also a common discussion that consider the dust grain and analogue screens as better suited than the digitally prepared. The most often argument is …

Heliogravure II – Stochastic Screen

The Aquatint Screen As described in the technique of heliogravure, it is necessary to have some screen to illuminate the gelatinized paper or carbon tissue in order to bypass the use of a resin or asphalt aquatint. The resin or asphalt powder is applied by means of the called resin or aquatint boxes, where the …