5″x7″ Ambrotype From Boruts excellent blog…. “Shane Balkowitsch bought dozen gas masks and shipped them to artists around the world with only one task, to make a wet plate collodion image with the mask. In a year or so the masks circled the globe and few weeks ago came knocking at my door. […]
26cm x 26cm made on Dibond Aluminium A while ago I contacted Shane Balkowitsch who is hosting the Mask Series. I volunteered to make a plate also. For this series about 150 wet platers from all over the world are using a gas mask in their work. It took […]
This short film offers a rare look into the dark room of German photographer Andreas Reh, who holds a special place in Mask Series mythology, as he was the first photographer to sign up, thereby helping to take the project from a dream held by a lone wet-plater in a […]
As there is nothing we can say about this that Alex hasn’t already said better, we will shut up now. Except, of course, to add, that we are all very much looking forward to seeing Alex’s Mask Series plate.
Here, with the kind permission of Lee Irvine from Pelican Images, is a behind-the-scenes peak at Gordon Fraser’s work-in-progress on The Scream for the Mask Series. i know what you did last sunday… from pelicanImages on Vimeo.
Another terrific addition to the growing collection of ‘The Making of The Mask Series’. This time kindly shared by Gerald Figal. In it, we see the opposite view to that shown in his spectacular plate, Lungs. It’s interesting to consider just how different the atmosphere and tone of these two […]