Swamped

Camera: Holga Lens: Std lens Film: HP5 dev’d in Diafine Notes: Yet more experiments with the Lith printing process and starting to feel I’m getting somewhere. I scanned a negative taken with the Holga and then adjusted the resulting file in PS to increase the contrast slightly, before printing the inverted image onto OHP film to make an 8×8 inch negative, which I then sandwich between Lith paper and a sheet of glass. A…


Gemini II

Camera: Holga Lens: Std Lens Film: Ilford HP5 Notes: The Dev was heated to 32c which speeds up development,, and seems to help give that lovely warm colour that Lith printing can provide. The dev is still exhausting very quickly, and despite making 5 versions, the first print out of the soup is the one I ended up choosing. This has been breathed on a little in PS, but the tram lining is left…


Embrace

Camera: Holga Lens: Std Holga Film: HP5, Dev’d in Diafine 3+3 min @30c Notes: The good news is that I was thinking ‘Lith’ when I stood in the middle of the lane and shot this negative. The bad news is that I had to crop out 2/3’s of what I took, in order to get this result. Had I kept my mouth shut about this, none of you would have been any the wiser,…