After having a good visit with my Dad, this weekend, I went out with with my Polaroid Land Camera and took some photos. With the wife in tow, we took a stroll through the IMA grounds; Surprisingly, I was not hassled by security. The photo … Continue readingAdventures with a Polaroid Land Camera
Woke up this morning and mixed a fresh batch of collodion for shooting some plates. I had just enough dyethel ether left to mix 600 ml. Once I got it all mixed, I added about 50 ml of my old collodion to the mix, capped … Continue readingWet Plate Prepping
Over the last weekend, I provided the space for Dale Bernstein to teach one of his Wet Plate Collodion workshops. It was a good time had by all! I am very happy to say that my studio smells of ether and lavender right now. During … Continue readingAnother workshop comes to a close.
Earlier this month I had a weekend of wet plate love. I did run into two problems that, combined, created a feeling of create frustration The symptom of these problems was a plate with only hints of am image. No matter how well or bad … Continue readingTintypes and Junk
This weekend, I had my second shoot for the IR Erotic project. I want to thank Niki for her participation in the project and I look forward to working with her again! This is one of my personal, and on going, photo projects that I … Continue readingIR Erotic Project, Making Progress.
Today is World Wide Pinhole Photography Day and here are some of my Pinholes from the day. Photos were taken with a Zero Image 4×5 camera with Fuji FP3000b Pack film. All exposures were less than 1 Sec in the shade. Spread the … Continue readingWoot! Pinhole Photography
Last weekend, I was fortunate enough to partake in a private wet plate workshop with Dale Bernstein. 2 days on playing and making Ambrotypes, Tintypes and Glass Negatives. This was really a fantastic experience and would highly recommend this to anyone whom has an interest in … Continue readingWet Plate Photography
In a little over a week, Sunday April 28th, Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day will be upon us. What is the Worldwide Pinhole Photography day? It is an international event created to promote and celebrate the art of pinhole photography. I encourage anyone, whom has the means, … Continue readingWorldwide Pinhole Photography Day 28-APR-2013
On Saturday, we had some improvisational photo shoots at the studio. How did this come to be? Well, simply, my wife put out a general call on her Facebook profile and a number of people responded. When it came down to the shoot day, I really had no idea who would show up or what style I was going to be shooting until I had a model in front of me. … Continue readingSaturday Photo Shoots