Some darkroom playtime the other day, ink water and a flashlight. The first one makes me think of a lugubrious squirrel 😀 And still in the theme of contact printing, but something I'm working on right now, cyanotype (wares formula). Not too bad a print 😛
I've been playing with lumen printing for a couple of years now, and have often wondered if there is a way to increase the dmax so as I could get darker darks in the image. A few times I've tried painting different chemicals onto bits of photo paper and exposing them to see what happens, … Continue reading Lumens – Dmax?
This is more or less how the editing process works for me - it's an abvreiviated version.Step One - Film; I expose the film and develop it - I don't bother to look at it at this time, and usually develop a dozen or so films at a time - it's not one of my … Continue reading Contact Sheets and editing