Monthly Archives: March 2013

Good old FeePay!

Good old FeePay!

Its amazing what you can find on FeePay when you really need something. I’d been on the look out for loft insulation rolls etc for the …

 

Dry plates – unopened.

Dry plates – unopened.

These came in the post today. Still in their original wrappers and unopened. Ilford Soft Gradation Panchromatic Half Plate size and Kodak Super Panchro Press P1200 in …

 

Steve Dixon – Ceramic artist

Steve Dixon – Ceramic artist

On Friday I had to get the new studio as clean as possible for a digital shoot for Steve Dixon. I always enjoy shooting Steves …

 

Paint it and then pull it down?

Paint it and then pull it down?

I’m not one for making unnecessary work for myself. This is a shared wall with another unit, it wasn’t boarded their side, so was a bit …

 

Oh they do like to be beside the seaside…….

Oh they do like to be beside the seaside…….

Another set of vintage beach imagery to add to the collection. Three framed 1/6th plate ambrotypes and one tintype. No clues this time as to where …

 

The darkroom dilemma…

The darkroom dilemma…

So I’ve spent most of this week cleaning out the new studio space. It’s surprising how much rubbish there was in there. Heres some quick snaps …

 

And so it begins…

And so it begins…

Today I started sorting out the new studio space. The right hand window bay had been boxed in with a pipe going into it, packed with …

 

Rampside Lighthouse

Rampside Lighthouse

Just got back from a couple of days in the Lake District. I had packed the wet plate gear in the van in the chance …