Developing 8x10" plates

  • Posted on: 31 December 2017
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He had already seen him do it, but he still had neither a large-format camera of that size nor a film so colossal.

These Christmas days I have been able to sneak in the laboratory of the friend and teacher Alfonso de Castro in the remote town of Pedrola, in Aragon.

Besides doing other things I have been able to practice, and thoroughly, all the secrets to reveal in a tray. I do not deny that I had much respect to reveal this type of film, not for the revealed itself, but for the size and technique. Llegeix-ne més

Guinneol; develoing with Guinness beer!

  • Posted on: 6 November 2017
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I always try to try new development systems, like more experimental ones, in order to renew the courses of chemical photography that I impart to different places.

After having found this article on the net: “Revelando un carrete al estilo irlandés: con cerveza Guinnes” and deducting the bad translation (detergente...) I finally proceeded to try this alternative development system. Llegeix-ne més

Developing color film with black and white process

  • Posted on: 2 September 2016
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Preparing future photography workshops I met some interesting articles explaining the technique to reveal, like black and white film, color film (C-41).

I found among the (few) what I liked is this: "Revelando película color con proceso para blanco y negro” by Alvaro Remesal.

These summer days, thinking about testing this experimental technique I spend a roller Fujifilm color. A Fujicolor ISO 200 and 24 exhibitions that long ago I was at home. Llegeix-ne més