Interesting articles online relating to making emulsions etc.
Interesting articles online relating to photographic chemistry etc.
How Chemistry creates a Photograph
Making photos on metal surfaces:
Can someone tell what is going on in those heated pans under a ventilation hood in the background photo in that Popular Science article?
I created two PDF documents of these pages and attached them here. Just quick and dirty using OpenOffice.
With residual silver test and hypo tests virtually impossible to find today in shops, now I also know what I need to do to check my prints for proper archival processing: just lick them!
"The nineteenth century began by believing that what was reasonable was true, and it wound up by believing that what it saw a photograph of, was true.
" - William M. Ivins Jr.
"I don't know, maybe we should disinvent color, and we could just shoot Black & White.
" - David Burnett in 1978
"Analog is chemistry + physics, digital is physics + math, which ones did you like most?
Using a microscope to observe film emulsion etc.