Re: Hand collotype in process
I will do that right now. You can see the entire process at the Benrido. It is interesting to see how they work.
On Jun 18, 2009, at 12:20 AM, Don Bryant wrote:
Tsuyoshi, I think YouTube would be a great place to put it and also help garner recognition for Project Basho. Don -----Original Message----- From: Tsuyoshi Ito [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Wednesday, June 17, 2009 10:38 PM To: email@example.com Subject: Re: Hand collotype in process Hi, I am not sure if this is appropriate question or not. Does anyone know where would be a great website to share the video file of collotype process on internet? The clip is about 360MB. Is YouTube the best way to go? Warmly, tsuyoshi On Jun 17, 2009, at 9:14 PM, Jack Brubaker wrote:On Wed, Jun 17, 2009 at 8:28 PM, <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:and how do you people coat emulsions on glass plates? freehand with a comb (rather thin coating) or with some kind of frame.Look at the link Tom posted: http://www.phototypie.net Even with failed high school French from half a century ago I figured out a lot by going through the long set of photos and discription on the site. My question, is why do they use glass? A less fragile sub would seem a lot less trouble. Is there something about glass that creates a better bond or do they flash it from the back to help bond it? It seems that a metal plate could be grained the same way just as zinc plates are for lithography. Jack