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1920’s Themed Photo Session

A classmate and I together did a 1920’s themed photo session. This was the first time I had done anything like this (models, make-up, etc). It was a bit scary at first but turned out really well and was really fun. So far I’ve only retouched one image which is my favourite. Here it is! image

Model: Kate Mazurok

MUA: Jessica Czinege

Hair: Ksenia Ogolikhina

Headpiece: Sydney Morley

Ink in Water!

And for my last post of the day is ink in water. I tried this a few years ago on 35mm B&W film (one of the first few posts on here). Needless to say it didn’t work out because you can only enlarge 35mm so much before it gets really grainy. I also had to increase the contrast a lot during printing. But since I recently bought a 60mm macro lens I decided to try again. This time I used coloured calligraphy ink instead of black india ink. They react the same in water so it all worked out fine. I really loved the result but have many, many, many more images that did not turn out. I used an aperture of 2.8 so I had a very small depth of field to work with and had to change the focus point while releasing the shutter so I could catch the quickly falling ink. I love them though and that’s all that really matters.


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