… simple, because it’s a plate covered with some wet and rather smelly chemicals that is placed into the camera. There is something incredibly alluring about the smell of darkroom chemicals, to those that are not into traditional ways of working the wiffs emanating from a room that’s been turned into a photo lab can… Continue reading … so why do they call it a wet plate ?
‘Talking Heads, 1981’. Apart from having a darkroom setup as a teenager (that was a few years ago !) this whole analogue photography experience is for me something relatively new. I have on occasions over the years put a few rolls of film through my old 35mm cameras that were kept for sentimental reasons but… Continue reading How did I get here …….?
Jamie, Jo and I have been threatening to work on a collaborative project for years so when we had the opportunity to share in something we all feel passionate about, an exhibition to celebrate Analogue Photography then it seemed that our destiny had arrived….