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Lumen Prints – Easy, Quick and Colorful!

Every year or so I try out a new photo process or technique.  It keeps me from getting into a rut, even if I don’t use it long-term.  It often stems from my continual search for new ways to spark … Continue reading

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After the Snap pt. 2

Today I’m going to show you just how I go from a digitally captured black-and-white to a polished photo and then to a transparency for the final product for this particular image – an anthotype print.  Although this project was … Continue reading

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After the Snap pt. 1

Wow!  I didn’t really intend to take the whole summer off from my blog, but I’m baaack! This month I am going to take a step away from simply explaining how to use a camera and get into digital editing … Continue reading

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A Couple Prints in the Right Direction

Mixing the 21st and 19th centuries is giving me the joy of both worlds and a huge lesson in patience.  Being accustomed to having to take a couple of days to get some prints just the way I want them … Continue reading

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Still Loving Grass Stain!

Success! After a week in a sunny drive way and a couple days in a window while it snowed, my first few anthotype test prints are faded enough to declare finished. For all of these prints, the juice was brushed … Continue reading

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Anticipation…

…It’s making me wait! I went into this anthotype project knowing that it was to be an exercise in patience.  In theory, the dyes that fade the slowest will also last the longest. I have been looking at this under … Continue reading

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A Pinhole Experiment

While my anthotypes bleach in the sun, I am reminded of another experiment I did some years ago.  I had had my crystal ball photos compared to pinhole images so often I decided to try a pinhole camera just for laughs. Pinhole … Continue reading

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Gotta Love Grass Stain

How many times have you stained your clothes as a kid, rolling in the grass?  How about spilling wine down the front of your shirt?  Or some berry pie? Would you ever think they could be used to make photographic … Continue reading

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