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Whilst most appropriate to callers to the laboratory we stock a good range of ancillary items for traditional photography. No darkroom is complete without at least one item from Paterson and their developing trays are synonymous with darkroom magic and below is a Buy Nowion of available products

We also stock a range of ancillary darkroom and film handling products from white cottton gloves, sleeving pages and fine line marker pens. Available in store or on request: please call.

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print trays
Developing Trays

measuring graduates
Measuring Graduates

developing tanks
Developing Tanks

starter kit
Starter Kit

Available 8x10 - 20x24 in 3 colours to differentiate between chemicals under safelight conditions. Base design gives maximum economy of solution and easy print removal. Pouring lip for drip-free emptying. Available individually or in sets of 3.

The graduates are made from transparent polystyrene moulded under strictly controlled conditions to ensure total accuracy. They are of a cylindrical laboratory design giving uniform widely separated markings which are very easy to read.

The Super System 4 is simple to load and easy to clean. One piece lid and funnel clip into place securely, enabling the tank to be filled and emptied quickly. The Paterson 35mm tank takes a single 35mm film, the Paterson Universal Tank takes two 35mm film, or a single 120/220 film.

Paterson developing kit: contains Universal Film Tank with 2 reels; Two 600ml graduates; One 150ml graduate; Thermometer;Film Squegee; Set of film clips; Instructions. Larger view

Print tray set (3) 12x16
Available seperately eg 12x16 £13.63

45ml £7.15

300ml £8.50

600ml £10.99

Universal Tank 2 reels

Starter Kit £72.25


lipsprint trays
Film Clips

film squedgee
Film Sqeegee


focus finder
Micro Focus Finder

Comprises one weighted clip and one unweighted. The weighted clip is used at the bottom of the film to hold it straight while drying.

Soft rubber squeegee for removing excess water prior to film drying

Designed for colour processing this spirit thermometer is 12in (30cm) long has dual scales from 15°C to 65°C and from 60°C to 130°C.

The Micro Focus Finder provides a magnified image which snaps into and out of sharp focus and is bright, even at large magnifications. It is 6in (15cm) high and adjustable for individual eyesight.

Film Clips £12.50

Squeegee £14.99

Thermometer £16.25

Focus finder £32.50

print tongs
Print Tongs


print trays
Changing Bag

chemical mixer
Chemical Mixer

Textured side panels to provide firm grip; Supplied as colour-coded pairs; Shaped shoulder will not slip off dish into solution

Mains powered safelight allowing safe handling of most BW photographic paper. Wall or bench mounting

Small enough to fit into a camera bag, yet large enough to allow a camera back to be fully opened once inside or a film to be loaded into a tank. Double skin with a double zip closure and a lining is designed to avoid perspiration in prolonged use.

Size 685mm x 760mm

Avoid cross contamination with household utensils: use a mixer designed for the purpose

Tongs £9.73

Safelight £32.50

Changing Bag £27.00

Mixer £6.98