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Koudelka Critique

December 8, 2010

This image is an almost surreal image by Koudelka probably with his Rolleiflex camera. The people appear to be in line for something. The image was taken in Portugal in 1976. Koudelka was photographing european gypsies (of which there are many types) during the time just before the second world war.  The image appears to be taken […]

Auto Chrome Technique

December 8, 2010

This is an auto chrome image that was taken in 1915 using the wet plate process. It is a portrait of Charlie Chaplin during a break from one of his movie shoots. When a autochrome image is taken, there are starch particles that are dyed red-orange, green and blue-violet. This is apparent from various the […]

Pictorialism Critique – Stieglitz

December 6, 2010

The image features a steam locomotive switching around in a freight yard on a cold winter day. In pictorialism, the image emulates paintings and the mood and atmosphere of the scene is suppose to be more important than the subject itself.  The image is warmer than a stark black and white, making the mood of the […]

Paper Negative Portraits

November 17, 2010

These are the paper negative portraits have come up with so far. My final pick is the fist one of DeeDee because this was the first image that worked with her as my model after several tries with my pinhole, and they never developed properly. It is our victory shot : ) I also chose this […]

First Paper Negatives

November 9, 2010

Here are my first two paper negatives I developed in class. I’ll be making plenty more for certain, because it is soooo fun! It helps having a light meter 🙂

Animated Gif File

November 8, 2010

My hand : ) Must be clicked on to see the animation.

Pinhole Results

November 8, 2010

Here are my final pinhole images. My camera had a mishap, so more will possibly be along once I fix my camera.    

Pinhole Camera Review – Jan Kapoor

October 9, 2010

    Jan made her pinhole camera out of a hexagonal cookie box and an oatmeal canister. She glued the Canister to the lid of the box, making it easy to change out the film. Since the film is being bent around the canister on the inside of the light proofed box, this causes the […]

My Pinhole Camera

September 29, 2010

It looks better now…


September 22, 2010