2017 Platinum & Palladium Printing Workshop with Paul Taylor
June 15, 16, 17, & 18 1 space available
Paul Taylor Director of Renaissance Press will be hosting intensive Platinum / Palladium printing workshops this summer.
The skills learned from the digital film discussions and tutorials will enable workshop attendees to return to their studios and make beautiful digital film for any contact print based photographic process. A PowerPoint presentation detailing all aspects of the process taught at the workshop will be given to participants. Included in the presentation will be a list of suppliers and numerous helpful references. The discussions are clear, concise and readily understood by all levels of students.
The workshops will cover:
An Overview of Color Management
Digital File Preparation
Scanning from Film or Hand Drawn Media
Linearization with Quad Tone Rip
Na2 and Potassium Chlorate Contrast Controls
Trouble Shooting Issues Common with Platinum and Palladium Printing, Gelatin Sizing and Calendering for Papers that Benefit from Surface Sizing and Smooth Surfaces
Clear Gum Bichromate Over Printing for Increased Dmax and Luminosity
Testing for Proper Clearing Procedures
Registration & Tuition:
Limited to six participants
Four Day Workshop Tuition $1,000.00 + materials
A 50% deposit is required to secure a place in the workshop.
Please see the Workshop Overview page for important information
To register please contact Paul Taylor