St David’s Cathedral

Another Bromoil. I made a few mistakes with this one ... St David's Cathedral, Wales. I couldn't resist combining the cathedral with this couple taking a quiet moment together. The thing that attracted me was the horizontal bars of the bench against the vertical stripes of the woman's blouse. The street photographer in me. I … Continue reading St David’s Cathedral

The gelatin coating hurdle

How do I make smooth, flat, thin, even and bubble-free gelatin coatings on water-colour paper? Anwering this is crucial if I'm to make good Bromoil, Oil, Carbon Transfer and hand-made silver gelatin emulsion prints ... I've tried a number of different ways and have now settled on one approach. There have been quite a few … Continue reading The gelatin coating hurdle