Washi is a translucent Japanese paper. It’s made from the bark of trees, often mulberry and hemp. In the Echizen prefecture such paper is manufactured for 1500 years.
November is a month when the landscape of the Jura mountains lays in mist – sometimes for days and weeks. It can come as thick fog making orientation in the mountains difficult, or as a light mist obscuring trees. Mist in Jura, photographed with the Horizon swing-lens panoramic camera on Kodak Tri-X 400 black and…… Continue reading Panoramic Mist
More autumn colour… Printed on Hahnemühle Bamboo matt paper. Colourful beech trees in a misty forest in the Jura mountains in Switzerland.
A few months ago, my inkjet printer recently gave up work after ten years, so I had to decide about the future of my printing. Should I just send files to a print lab, or continue to print my own photos?
Archival photo papers are used for pigment ink prints on fibre base papers. The dynamic range with brilliant whites and deep blacks defines viewing characteristics. For smaller prints haptics play an important role.