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A dash of salt « Saltprints « Formulas And How-To « AlternativePhotography.com

A dash of salt « Saltprints « Formulas And How-To « AlternativePhotography.com | Alternative photo process | Scoop.it
A description of the salted paper print process with some interesting variations.
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RNP Array Digital Negatives

RNP Array Digital Negatives | Alternative photo process | Scoop.it

The methods and techniques discussed in these pages deal with making large negatives for contact printing. Alternative photographic processes require ultra violet light (light generated by sunlight or light from UV fluorescent tubes) and require a negative to be created which is the same size as the finished photograph. Currently, inkjet printers can do a very good job making these kinds of negatives on a transparent material called Pictorico OHP.

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Making Digital Negatives for Van Dyke Browns

Making Digital Negatives for Van Dyke Browns | Alternative photo process | Scoop.it

Inkjet printer technology has improved significantly in the past few years - it is now up to the task of creating large format negatives for contact printing. Dan Burkholder's Making Digital Negatives for Contact Printing is the sine qua non on the subject. Burkholder's inkjet discussion, though thorough, is a bit dated.

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Vandyke Brown Printing Basics | Film Photography Project

Vandyke Brown Printing Basics | Film Photography Project | Alternative photo process | Scoop.it

One of my favorite aspects of film photography is spending time in the darkroom. While others are mulling over what camera to shoot, what film stock to carry around, what developer to soup their film in, I’m in the darkroom asking myself, “How am I going to get my image on a piece of paper today?”. Most days, the answer is simple, a B&W on a piece of silver gelatin coated fiber paper. There are those days, however, where I just need to try something different.

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Albumen printing « Albumen Prints « Formulas And How-To « AlternativePhotography.com

Albumen printing « Albumen Prints « Formulas And How-To « AlternativePhotography.com | Alternative photo process | Scoop.it
Creating and processing albumen paper....
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Large Format Photo Negatives: The Story of a Platinum Print

http://budurl.com/PhotoAndDesign | Watch how a legendary photographer and two top printmakers make the "Rolls Royce" of photo prints (platinum) using a new, ...
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How to eliminate the precipitate from Van Dyke Brown solutions | Camera Obscura

How to eliminate the precipitate from Van Dyke Brown solutions | Camera Obscura | Alternative photo process | Scoop.it
The addition of tartaric acid in VDB solutions reduce the quantity of precipitate.
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VDB

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It had been 6 or 8 months since I had first tried my hand at Vandyke brown printing. I looked at the information in Wynn White’s article Vandyke Brown Notes again to refresh my memory.

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Van Dyke: an alternative printing process

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The artist in us seems to always be searching for new avenues of expression. We try different films, papers, developers, techniques, even cameras, all while searching for that optimum combination to fulfill our vision...

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Beyond the blues: Vandyke brown printing « Kallitypes & Vandykes « Formulas And How-To « AlternativePhotography.com

Beyond the blues: Vandyke brown printing « Kallitypes & Vandykes « Formulas And How-To « AlternativePhotography.com | Alternative photo process | Scoop.it
Van Dyke Brown Printing, is nearly identical in simplicity, low cost technique but yields a rich brown color as opposed to the blue of cyanotypes.
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Platinum Palladium Printing at Hidden Light LLC

This short video explains the highly painstaking and expensive process of traditional darkroom photography development using Platinum- Palladium and its bene...
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