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  1. Metz at night

    I have, recently, bought a couple of photography books, one in particular is filled with excellent work by a Hungarian photographer, Brassai.His work ‘Paris de nuit’ is sublime, especially when you consider that they were all taken in the late 1920s and early 1930s on very low ISO film/ plates…

  2. Polaroids

    Bleach reclaimed polaroids…such a lot of fun to do and the results are so variable Especially if a little bit of the bleach runs on to the ‘wrong’ side of the negative. Unfortunately, the polaroid back for my Fuji GX 680 doesn’t always behave how it should do and I…

  3. UK trip

    Had a short trip back to the UK this week; not for photography, but I did manage to use a roll of Tri-X Exposed at 200 (pulled a stop) and developed in Perceptol, which I think is a little bit beyond it’s use by date. Quite pleased with the results…

  4. Recent work

    We have done quite a few portrait shoots, the start of a portfolio for a beautiful young model and also some commercial work in the last month. It’s been busy The principal commercial client is Armonia forme & beauté in Metz. We’ll be doing more work with Rosalie (the company…

  5. Portra 160

    Colour negative film, not used this for years and it was quite impressive Shot a roll with the Fuji GX680 and processed it with the Tetenal Colortec 2 bath kit. Skin tones are pretty good although the negs did have areas that were redder than they should have been. I…

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