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Job Description:

  • 1) Produces enlarged or reduced photographic prints from original negative or positive, using projection printer: Sorts orders according to type, size, and processing requirements.

  • 2) Examines negative for contrast to determine grade of sensitized paper required for print.

  • 3) Places sensitized paper on easel and adjusts sliding arms of easel to outline specified area on paper, or threads paper through guides onto takeup spool and secures with tape.

  • 4) Places negative in holder and slides holder beneath light.

  • 5) Raises or lowers carriage of printer to focus image within outlined area on paper.

  • 6) Selects lens assembly according to size and type of negative to be printed and positions lens in holder.

  • 7) Adjusts lens opening, sets exposure timer, and starts machine.

  • 8) Varies contrast by shading darker image areas with hand or sheet of paper.

  • 9) Develops exposed paper.

  • 10) Examines developed prints to detect color deficiencies, scratches, and dust specks, and retouches print to remove defects, using paints, pencils, brush, and cloth.

  • 11) Computes customer charges and maintains production record.




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DOT:   976.381-018

Job Number: 7987