Combine early printing techniques with modern technology in Kerik Kouklis’s new Platinum printing workshop!
The platinum/palladium process has been around since the late 1800’s. Prints in this medium are characterized by warm tones and relatively soft contrast. Valued in pictorialists times and again today, platinum/palladium prints are among the most venerated in photography.
In this class, you will learn the platinum/palladium process and digital techniques to colorize platinum/palladium prints. You will also learn to make digital negatives for contact printing using QuadTone RIP.
This is a fun and exciting way to combine early printing techniques with modern technology to make prints that have a unique look, somewhat reminiscent of hand-colored black and white photographs from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Whether you have experience in the darkroom or not, if you’re interested in making color platinum/palladium prints, this workshop is for you.
April 6 & 7, 9–5PM
April 8, 9–4PM
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