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Workshop notes, 20170320

Got some encouraging results testing the prototype camera for the Compound Yellow workshop. Continue reading

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Workshop notes, pt. 1

In the spirit of full disclosure, I’ll be keeping an open notebook here as I stumble through experiments ahead of a workshop I’ll be holding on April 30 at Compound Yellow in Oak Park. Continue reading

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El Tracks Revisited

I wasn’t happy with the images I showed in this post, so I decided to rescan them on my new/old Epson 4990 in 16 bits, and processed in Darktable to bring out detail in the shadows. The negatives are the … Continue reading

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WTF America?

Damn I’m angry. Not so much at the Fascist Orange Clown who has been president of this country for the last 12 days, but at the stupidity of his supporters, who are apparently willing to overlook any vileness for a … Continue reading

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Deanamorphed

So I’ve been playing with anamorphic panoramic pinhole cameras, and I’m starting to get passable results. This time, just as an experiment I re-wrapped the strip image to polar coordinates, which basically restored it to something resembling a normal view. … Continue reading

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