Digital Negatives

Digital Negatives

There are two options for your negatives – actual film or digital negatives. There is a lot to be said for actual negatives but as I haven’t taken too many black and white photographs in 10×8 I thought it best to start with digital negatives (it gives...
Using UV for Exposure

Using UV for Exposure

Printing processes can be arbitrarily split between those that use ‘visible’ light and those that use UV light. Because I was originally interested in some of the platinum/palladium processes (including Van Dyke, Kallitype and Ziatype) I was starting at...
Why am I Doing This?

Why am I Doing This?

Why indeed? Well the big reason is the one I mentioned in the introduction. It’s the creation of an ‘artefact’. The appreciate of an object that you have crafted with your hands and vision. Yes this can be experienced in the digital realm using...
Introduction

Introduction

I’ve been a large format photographer for a few years and although I’ve been dedicated to analog from the capture side, I’ve stayed firmly 100% digital from that point onwards – So much so that I ended up starting a drum scanning service (and a...