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Perhaps I am old-fashioned, but I think a physical print, something tangible, that you can put on a wall, gift to someone, handle, or just share with friends, is a more powerful form of visual art than an ephemeral digital file, or a slide show.
After many years of thinking about it, I have taken the courage to apply to attend John Sexton’s famous workshop, which he has run since the days when he was Ansel Adams assistant. It was a very special, amazing learning experience.
My exhibition, (Be)Longing, has closed, but the book of the same title is here to remain. I’d like to share a few thoughts about the process, and the people, who helped me get it printed.
I have been interested in photography since I was a child. I became enchanted when I saw an image appear on a sheet of paper floating in a dish filled with developer. That was better than magic.
Large format photography requires exceptional technical preparation and the process of making prints takes a lot of work.