I thought I would include a video I had made a while ago in this post on a quick rundown of the cyanotype process: I am really looking forward for the summer months! Although you can use artificial lighting,( U.V lighting such as work lights), for the last step in the cyanotype process, I rather and love using the sun! In my own personal experience, I feel the tonal range comes out richer and better. Looking forward to posting some new works […]
I love the cyanotype process! The season is just around the corner and I cannot wait for those hot summer days to arrive. Although I had already been looking into trying the cyanotype process for a while before it now being one of my favourite techniques to work with , it was not until I came across this blog, Photoeidolon, about 4 years ago which had inspired me to go deeper and to give it a go. What inspired me when I had […]
The last few weeks I have been doing a lot of thinking. Having ended the year on not such a positive note, I have come to the realization that I need to change my way of thinking and frame of mind. When I come about a creative idea, I think BIG, (Not that there is anything wrong with that. I mean you must have a positive outlook and confidence towards any creative project or idea). The problem is, is that I believe so strongly that numerous people will […]
So I did it! I challenge myself to do something I usually never do which is to shoot at night-time. Now this was just a basic walk about in which I was just getting a feel for it. There was nothing planned nor was their any creative goal behind any of the images. The main goal was to step out of my comfort zone and not only think of what I would like to try, but to get up and […]
Experimenting with creative ideas is what I love to do! Let’s face it, we do not always get it right nor does it come out as we would like it to, but you know what? That’s perfectly fine! I look at everything I try to achieve creatively as a learning curve. How can you go wrong in that? Go out there! Be bold! Get out of your comfort zone and be the best you can be!