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The keepers of light : a history & working guide to early photographic processes

Author: William Crawford
Publisher: Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. : Morgan & Morgan, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Crawford, William, 1948-
Keepers of light.
Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. : Morgan & Morgan, ©1979
(OCoLC)644240024
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Crawford
ISBN: 0871001586 9780871001580
OCLC Number: 5881158
Description: 318 pages, [12] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Photographic syntax --
The first processes --
Artistic preferences --
The syntax takes shape --
Syntactical corrections: combination printing --
The beginnings of modern printing papers --
Nonsilver processes --
Naturalistic photography --
Pictorialism --
Stieglitz and the photo-secession --
Three printmakers --
Final words --
Technical introduction --
Materials and Techniques: Negatives and printing papers ; Chemicals ; Papers ; Sensitizing and printing --
Silver Processes: Salted Paper ; Ambrotype --
Ferric processes: Cyanotope ; Platinum and palladium ; Kallitype --
Dichromate processes: Carbon, carbro, and three-color carbro ; Gum printing ; Oil and bromoil --
Color technique: three color printing --
Photomechanical Techniques: The early history of photomechanical printing ; Photogravure ; Collotype ; Other photomechanical processes ; Woodburytype --
Conservation and restoration.
Other Titles: History and working guide to early photographic processes
Responsibility: William Crawford.
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