I know that it is a failure as a controlled test, if I change such a huge variable like is the paper from one test to the other it is not a valid test in an strict sense. But it gives me a fair enough sense of what I can obtain with the other 2 […]
I know that it is a failure as a controlled test, if I change such a huge variable like is the paper from one test to the other it is not a valid test in an strict sense. But it gives me a fair enough sense of what I can obtain with the other 2 […]Read more "Salt prints tests 2017 v1.0"
“There is a face beneath this mask, but it isn’t me. I’m no more that face than I am the muscles beneath it, or the bones beneath that.” ― Steve Moore, V for VendettaRead more "Variatio… masked variatio"
My sister made a mask of my face, so it is in some ways a metaphor of how our own face, our own skin is the first of our masks. Several years working around that idea, also there’s something about this image that reminds me of the Amerindian mummies, so it is also another mask, […]Read more "Which one is the mask?"
New tests, some of it are definitive images. Testing new formulae and saline solution from my sister’s (the doctor) first aid kit. Images before and after the fixer. ImpresionArte 120 grs. 5 minutes exposure under a wonderful sun. 20 minutes stop bath, 15 minutes fixer 15%, 60 minutes rinse. ImpresionArte 120 grs. 5 minutes exposure […]Read more "Beginning the year with nitrate in my hands, images in my mind and images lurking in my heart."
I’ve just found out that my Série des coins, won a Honorable Mention in Neutral Densitiy Awards 2016. https://ndawards.net/winners-gallery/nd-awards-2016/professional/abstract/hm/2912 It is really great for me that a project so personal -an attempt to cope with depression, mania, delusions, compulsions, obsessions, fears and many other emotions and thoughts that lurk in the brain of me (like […]Read more "Honorable Mention ND Awards 2016"
Finally, trying to close the year with beautiful art and memories in my mind. It is good to remember what fulfill your heart (or liver) and make you happy. So many lessons, some few learned, but overall thankful of my family, friends, profession and of be alive. Being bipolar and working on the dark […]Read more "Ending the year with nitrate in my hands and images in my mind"