Over the previous seven months, Ilford has been publishing a set of useful “Darkroom Guides” to the How To playlist on the corporate YouTube channel. The sequence was created to assist movie photographers take their “subsequent steps in your black and white darkroom printing journey.” If that describes you, then that is one you’ll wish to bookmark.
There’s a whole lot of info on the market about movie pictures—together with some distinctive web sites like EMULSIVE which can be completely devoted to movie lovers—however if you happen to’re on the lookout for “learn how to” recommendation, one excellent spot to begin is true on the supply. Ilford’s channel is full of nice behind the scenes movies, learn how to movies, and a few fascinating picture tales in addition to.
This explicit sequence options Rachel Brewster-Wright—the proprietor of Little Classic Pictures—who makes use of every episode to stroll you although one key darkroom approach. The sequence begins with an introduction to Dodge and Burn and strikes on to extra superior methods because the episodes roll on. By episode 4, you’re studying learn how to use multigrade filters to take your printing to the following stage.
There are presently 4 episodes reside, which you’ll see for your self beneath:
Episode 1: Dodge & Burn
Episode 2: Selenium Toner
Episode 3: Photographic Papers
Episode 4: Multigrade Filters
We hope to see extra movies with Brewster within the coming months. Within the meantime, if you happen to loved this then positively try Ilford’s full “How To” playlist for tons extra ideas and tutorials on capturing, creating, and printing your movie pictures.