Elementary
tintype photograms of 3D printed elementary geometric objects

Borderlands
Man is but a speck in the vastness of the universe.

Photonic Drawings
Tintype photograms made using only the most basic elements of photography – light, lenses and silver nitrate

Elementary
tintype photograms of 3D printed elementary geometric objects

Gutenberg
In the 21st century book publishing is again changing dramatically.

MANUAL – The personalities of hands

 

Pythagoras

Pythagoras is a series of tintype photograms made on black or colored aluminum plates which have been laser etched with photographs of 3D printed objects. In the second step the same 3D printed objects are laid on the wet collodion and exposed to light at an angle to create the… Read more

Gutenberg

With the invention of movable type Johannes Gutenberg revolutionized how books were made in the 15th century, and now in the 21st century book publishing is again changing dramatically. We used to think of books as ink on paper between two covers. Increasingly books are just digital data viewed on… Read more

Elementary

Elementary is a series of collodion wet-plate tintype photograms of 3D printed elementary geometric objects. Designed in Tinkercad and printed using a Makerbot Replicator 2 3D printer, the PLA resin objects are laid on the tintype and exposed to light.  Elementary brings together 21st century 3D printing and 19th century… Read more

Maple

Maple Seed and Propagation are photograms of maple seeds. The black and white photograms are made on collodion wet-plate glass negatives. The Propagation series images are made on Ilfochrome paper. Read more

Borderlands

Landscape photography is as old as the medium, and the earliest photographers used the collodion wet-plate process to capture the grand scale of nature to reveal it to the masses. Borderlands is an exploration of panoramic landscapes derived from small areas cropped from the edges of contemporary collodion wet-plate images.… Read more

Photonic Drawing

Using only the most basic elements of photography – light, lenses and silver nitrate – Photonic Drawings are photogram ambrotypes made on either trophy aluminum or on powder coated titanium. Made using the historic wet-plate collodion chemistry on modern substrates, the Photonic Drawings are the simplest interaction of light and… Read more