Washington Avenue, May 2017
I shared this salt print with a friend. He asked, “Are you a time traveler?” I replied, “No, I’m a time manipulator.” Invented in the 1830s, the salt process is one of the earliest photo printing methods.
Patience. Practice. Prewash. Standing in the dark for thirty minutes to develop 8×10 sheet film is grueling. However, tray processing is both consistent and reliable.
We participated in the Downtown Bryan Street and Art Fair on Saturday. Thanks to everyone who visited our tent. We enjoyed being there.
Hello, Navasota. I’m Charles. I’m a large format image maker originally from West Texas. After hauling this 8×10 camera across Texas for six years, it’s a pleasure to bring it to Washington Avenue. Over the next six months, expect to … Continue reading