Category Archives: Silver Gelatin

Print made on conventional silver-gelatin paper.

You never know quite what you’ll get

I had a print of this, published here previously, that was a bit dark. I thought I’d run it through the 2nd-Pass lith process, just out of interest. This is how I’d ended up printing the image originally (I left … Continue reading

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Old Roses

A contact print of an 8×10 film negative made a month or more ago but only processed this week – the wonders of the latent image! And it proves that my dark slide film holders are light-tight… The variation in tone … Continue reading

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Silbury Hill

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Avebury – West Kennet Avenue

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Amaryllis-Bleach/Lith

 

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It happens… (updated)

You can never be quite sure what you are going to get with film. This negative, one a series of 8 exposures taken on 120 Kodak Tri-X film, has ‘mystery artefacts’ and I’m not sure what caused them.

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Spathiphyllum (‘Peace Lily’)

Lying on my bed, looking at this piece of exotica in my room and thinking ‘that could work’. It’s been done a thousand times or more, but not by me.

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Amaryllis 2015

Since 2007, I’ve tried to photograph one of the annual amaryllis flowers grown at Weeping Ash. Each year I’ve tried to take a different approach and this year it was the faded, wilted blooms that struck me as worthy of … Continue reading

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Nautilus – 2

Below, the original 1927 image, by Edward Weston.

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Nautilus & Companion – 2

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