Discover the trending and noble processes of platinum, cyanotype, gum bichromate, and salted paper.
Jan 9, 2019 - Mar 13, 2019
Workshop Fee: $995
Class Size: 8
As the digital age of visual storytelling progresses, there has been a huge upsurge in interest in the historic and alternative processes of photography.
This is an introductory course to the noble processes of platinum, cyanotype, gum bichromate, and salted paper. Each printmaking technique is considered and practiced in lectures, demonstrations and supervised labs. Digital negatives and conventional negative processes are introduced to facilitate new work. A detailed technical notebook is produced in conjunction with a suite of finished prints.
Class meets weekly on Wednesdays, Jan 9 – March 13. Lectures, demos & discussions from 9AM – 12:30PM followed by supervised lab from 1:30PM – 5:00PM
THIS WORKSHOP IS SPONSORED BY:
Instructor: Brenton Hamilton
Brenton holds his MFA in photography from the Savannah College of Art & Design. He is the Chair of the Professional Certificate in Visual Storytelling program at Maine Media College. His teaching specialties include, B&W Craft, Historic Processes, and the History of Photography at MMC. Brenton is an enthusiastic workshop leader exhibiting special care and interest in the teaching process and for his students.