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handmade darkroom prints

handmade darkroom prints

Some call it 'old school' but a traditional fiber based photographic print is aesthetically hard to beat (and has a proven archival stability). Besides that, I prefer to get my hands dirty in the darkroom to tedious computer work. This way, every print is handmade and in its own way unique.

PRINTING
editions

editions

We only sell limited editions. The smaller prints are in editions of 32 and are very affordable. The bigger the print, the more limited it is (5 or 2 copies). If you want unique pieces have a look at our Unique Editions. Often this involves alternative techniques that make it impossible to make identical copies. All editions have 1 or 2 Artist Prints to allow for exhibitions.

EDITIONS
custom-made frames

custom-made frames

The frames, the boxes... everything is handmade in our workshop in Belgium. No shortcuts, I only work with the best materials available. (Hard) Wood directly from the mill to have a guaranteed sustainable source, special glues & oils and  I finish both prints and frames with a protective wax and oil. You find all the details right here.

USED MATERIALS
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Pyrenees Rock#07

Product Description
print dimensions: 18 x 18 cm, silver gelatin print, selenium toned and waxed.
edition 32+2 AP

A collection of mountains, peaks that don't have the reputation of the big names in the Pyrenees. In Romanticism, people started to conquer and name mountain peaks (naming is also a kind of conquering). It's truly amazing that almost every mountain peak has received a name. It objectifies the peak and sort of colonises it. One could say that photographing them also objectifies them. By presenting them anonymously, I try to counteract this process of colonisation.

Framing option : box frame 35.2 x 39.2 cm, solid beechwood oiled, inside lined with high quality matting board. The print is mounted on the matting board. Museum glass (anti reflective and UV protective).
€225.00
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