Revolog Film Pt. 2: Alice Crowe

February 29, 2024  •  Leave a Comment
I wrote a while back about how much I enjoyed shooting Revolog Kolor, an analog special-effects film. I recently collaborated with Alice Crowe, and I was delighted to be able to process and scan the several rolls of Revolog Kolor I shot with my ancient Minolta SRT-101 SLR. I've learned that, to get the most out of Revolog Kolor's color effects, it...
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Alice Crowe

February 21, 2024  •  Leave a Comment
The last time I collaborated with a model was back in 2020, so I was delighted to have the chance to work with the amazing Alice Crowe last weekend. I had two main objectives for this shoot: (1) get the rust out of my system and remember how to shoot a model; and (2) start building a collaborative relationship with a good local model for future wet...
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Coming Back to Shoot 8x10 Wet Plates

January 17, 2024  •  Leave a Comment
So, I haven't seriously make photographs since ~2019. I started a new (stressful and all-consuming) job, then COVID hit, then I had to dismantle my darkroom during a move, etc. etc. etc. I missed photography, but it wasn't until 2023 that I was ready to start photographing again. Unfortunately, more personal drama and another job switch happened....
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Revolog Film

January 20, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
A few years back, I started following a photographer on Flickr named PhilmFotography D. I loved his aesthetic: I could tell he was using 35mm film cameras, but I couldn't figure out how he got those cool warped colors that I really enjoyed. After a bit of Googling, I discovered that there's a whole world of special effects 35mm film available. My...
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Trichromatic Photography

January 17, 2020  •  Leave a Comment
I've been enjoying experimenting with the trichromy process lately. It's an old process, dating from 1868, reproducing color using three black and white exposures filtered into red, green, and blue channels. A "perfect" trichromatic image would involve three completely simultaneous filtered images, each taken at the exact same position in relatio...
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