Shooting with a pinhole is a slow process. Today I shot 4 sheets of film with exposures averaging 4 minutes. There’s time to sit, look, reflect, relax.
One of my new pinhole photographs is included in LightBox Photographic Gallery’s “Plastic Fantastic Show IV.” It was juried by Susan Burnstine. The show runs from June 8th to July 6th, and there appears to be an opening from 6-9 on Saturday, June 8th. In a weird twist of fate I’ve just relocated to Portland, Oregon and will be able to attend the opening, as Astoria is only an hour and a half away.
In a further nod to my budding luddite, these images will never appear on-line, so you’ll have to see them in a show, or in the box in my closet.
This is what happens with Nelson Gold Tone and Ilford warm tone fiber paper. First is untoned, then toned for 6 minutes, then for 12. Continue reading “Nelson Gold Toner”